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PROGRAMME 2015

  


MEXICO - UNIVERSIDAD INTERNACIONAL - 6-11 DECEMBER 2015

 The University organized a conference about economic crisis in the EU and free trade between Mexico and the EU.

> Teresa DOMINGO SEGARRA, FMA Member


 HUNGARY - UNIVERSITY OF SZEGED - 2-4 DECEMBER 2015

 

 The University organized a conference about: "Integration club: Prospects of EMU".

> Olle SCHMIDT, FMA Member


 UNITED STATES - UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH - 1-4 DECEMBER 2015

 

 

 

The University organized a conference about the TTIP and the refugee crisis.  

> Ignasi GUARDANS CAMBO, FMA Member.


                         


 CZECH REPUBLIC - MENDEL UNIVERSITY IN BRNO - 9 NOVEMBER-4 DECEMBER 2015

 

 

The University organized a conference withint its Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence.       

> Mariela BAEVA, FMA Member.  


                         


UNITED KINGDOM - DE MONTFORT UNIVERSITY - 1-3 DECEMBER 2015

 

The University organized a conference about: "European governance, European freedom, security and justice".

> Slavi BINEV, Birgit DAIBER et Michael ELLIOTT, FMA Members


NEW ZEALAND - UNIVERSITY OF CANTERBURY - 18 NOVEMBER-4 DECEMBER 2015

 

The University organized a conference about: "External relations".

> Baroness Emma NICHOLSON, FMA Member


CROATIA - UNIVERSITY OF ZAGREB - 26-27 NOVEMBER 2015


The University organized a conference about: "Interconnection between European Parliament and national parliaments: Lesson for Croatia".

> Toine MANDERS, FMA Member


ENGLAND - UNIVERSITY OF EAST LONDON - 23-24 NOVEMBER 2015

 

The University organized a conference on the theme "Reconnecting East London to Europe: Political activism and civic engagement".

> David HALLAM, FMA Member                 

        


 BRAZIL - FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OF MINAS GERAIS AND UNIVERSITY OF ITAUNA - 16-21 NOVEMBER 2015

 

The University of Minas Gerais organized a conference within the framework of the Jean Monnet Programme.

The University of Itaúna organized a lecture on "Democracy and legislative process in the European Union: the European Parliament's role in safeguarding the democratic regime"

> Manuel MEDINA ORTEGA, FMA Member


FRANCE - UNIVERSITY OF CERGY PONTOISE - 19-20 NOVEMBER 2015


The University organized a conference about: "Democracy in the EU".

> Barbara WEILER, FMA Member


ENGLAND - UNIVERSITY OF BATH- 17-18 NOVEMBER 2015


The University organized a panel on the role of the UK in the EU.

> Michael John HINDLEY, FMA Member


ESTONIA - TALLIN LAW SCHOOL - 10-11 NOVEMBER 2015

The University organized a conference about "Eastern Partnership and the European Parliament".

> Henrik LAX, FMA Member


GERMANY - GEORG-AUGUST-UNIVERSITAT GOTTINGEN UNIVERSITY - 2-5 NOVEMBER 2015

The University organized a conference about the European political construction.                

> Jens-Peter BONDE, FMA Member.                     


 UNITED STATES - UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS - 27 OCTOBER-1 NOVEMBER 2015

 The University organized a conference on EU Scholarships and the situation of Greece in the EU 

 > Michael McGOWAN, FMA Member


 BULGARIA - AMERICAN UNIVERSITY - 6-9 OCTOBER 2015

 

The University organized a conference on the impact of lobbying on legislative making at the European Parliament.

> Edit HERCZOG, FMA Member


 ITALY - EUROPEAN UNIVERSITY INSTITUTE:"Efficiency and Effectiveness of the EUI" - 1-2 OCTOBER 2015

 

"Efficiency and effectiveness of the EU budget" at the European University Institute in Florence with the Commissioner Kristalina Georgevieva, Minister Pier Carlo Padoan, President Joseph Weiler, Brigid Laffan, Alfredo De Feo, personally representing the FMA.

The EU budget represents only 1% of GNI but its impact on the economy it is higher due to its leverage effects. How the EU Budget could be more focused on results, strengthening its efficiency and effectiveness? The improvement of the quality of expenditure is the challenge of next years. The workshop will try to provide an answer starting from the experience of beneficiaries of EU funds and the comments of academicians and practitioners.

> Monica BALDI, FMA Board Member

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FRANCE - UNIVERSITY OF BORDEAUX - 24-25 SEPTEMBER 2015

 

The University organized a conference on Summer University on the Sea - "Fishing"

> Jan DHAENE, FMA Member


ITALY - LUISS UNIVERSITY - 20-22 JULY 2015

The University organised a conference on the European Parliament and the promotion of democracy.

Enrique BARON CRESPO et Pat COX, FMA Members


ROMANIA - NATIONAL SCHOOL OF POLITICAL STUDIES AND PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION - 8-9 JUNE 2015

The University organised a conference on the communication and the entrepreneurship in the European context.

> Zofija MAZEJ KUKOVIC, FMA Member


ITALY - UNIVERSITY OF TOR VERGATA - 20-23 MAY 2015

The University organised a conference on the role of the EU in promoting development, human rights and peace in a global scenario.

> Bob VAN DEN BOS, FMA Member


ROMANIA - UNIVERSITY OF BABES-BOLYAI - 18-22 MAY 2015

The University organised a conference on Euroskepticism in the European Parliament.

> Erna HENNICOT-SCHOEPGES, FMA Member


SPAIN - UNIVERSITY OF SALAMANQUE - 14-15 MAY 2015

The University organised a conference on the challenges to the management of Borders in the EU.

"Speaking in a mixture of Spanish and English I set forth my view (...). I quoted my friend and former colleague from the Brussels and Strasbourg days, Joe Muscat, now prime minister of Malta who said recently, “a time will come when Europe will be judged harshly for its inaction, … as it was judged when it had turned a blind eye to genocide" ; a view with which I totally agree."

Krzysztof LISEK and Robert EVANS, FMA Members


SLOVENIA - UNIVERSITY OF LJUBLJANA - 13-15 MAY 2015

The University organised lectures and seminar on Human Rights.

"My first lecture on the impact of austerity measures on human rights in the EU was hugely well attended. The room was packed with over 40 students and around half a dozen others were perched on chairs in the corridor, hoping to hear my lecture through the open door".

> Struan STEVENSON, FMA Member


ITALY - UNIVERSITY OF CATANIA - 8-9 MAY 2015

The University organised two conferences on "The European Union: remaining together still matters?" and "The EU and its Mediterranean Neighbours: new and old democracies".

"Let me propose a definition for democracy: "Our constitution does not copy the laws of neighbouring states; its administration favours the many instead of the few; this is why it is called a democracy". This speech was made 2.500 years ago by Pericles".

> Enrique BARÓN CRESPO, FMA President


TURKEY - DOKUZ EYLUL UNIVERSITY - 6-8 MAY 2015

The University organised a conference on "Radicalisation in Europe: the issue of Religion and Racism".

"The underlying principles of fairness, tolerance, respect for the other who may be different from yourself are thrown out and replaced with violence, death-dealing punishments and a separation of a population into different sections labelled by faith, by origin, physical state or other discriminatory identifications".


> Baroness Emma NICHOLSON, FMA Member


GERMANY - UNIVERSITE OF DUISBURG - 6-8 MAY 2015

The University organised a conference on human rights: migration and refugee policies, protection of minorities, challenge posed by xenophobia.

> Wilmya ZIMMERMAN, FMA Member