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Recent Events & Articles
EU-Canada Relations: A Focus on CETA
Panel discussion on the CETA's merits and the type of progress made after entering into force, the differences with other trade agreements, regulatory cooperation, the investor-state dispute mechanism and misinformation, featuring:
- Ambassador Chris Cooter, Canada’s representative to the European Union
- Gianluca Monte, Policy Coordinator for the US and Canada in DG TRADE
- Mark Camilleri, President of the Canada EU Trade and Investment Association (CEUTIA)
International Mediation in Intractable Conflicts
Panel discussion on mediation practices in intractable conflicts, effectiveness of strategies, challenges in mediating this type of conflict, and examples from the field, especially the South Sudan case and Hilde's personal experience in negotiating the peace agreement in 2005, featuring:
- Hilde Johnson, Senior Advisor, European Institute of Peace
- Kathrin Quesada, Senior Executive Officer, mediatEUr
Ambassador Series: Kuwait
Roundtable discussion with H.E. Jasem Al-Budaiwi, Ambassador of the State of Kuwait to the Kingdom of Belgium, Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, and Head of Mission of the State of Kuwait to the EU and NATO, on Kuwait's relationship with the EU and foreign policy priorities.
Main Takeaways: A critical analysis of women’s inclusion in peace and security must be made to distinguish between their role as the forefront of transformation for women’s rights or as an essentialist presence to promote the façade of…Read More
The Gender Data Gap represents the notion that data collection is centered around men’s view and experiences, and impacts all aspects of people’s lives. Data gathering and reporting must go beyond women and men as a binary and…Read More
Notes from the field: Why intractable conflicts are so hard to mediate By: Cristiana Lavinia Badulescu, PhD – Managing Director, YPFP Brussels On March 4, 2020 I had the pleasure to moderate an event organized by Young Professionals…Read More