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After Marrakech - Reflections on COP22 and next steps
25 November 2016

This Policy Briefing explored the outcome of the COP22 meeting in Marrakech; the impact of the US elections on the Paris agreement; and the implications for EU climate and energy policies.

Cyprus talks at a critical juncture - Is reunification within reach by year’s end? A business perspective
22 November 2016

Fikri Toros, President of the Turkish Cypriot Chamber of Commerce, offered his insights into the current settlement process aimed at reunifying Cyprus and outlined how a solution could be an economic win-win for all Cypriots, for the region and beyond.

Scotland’s place in Europe
21 November 2016

Michael Russell MSP, who has been appointed by Nicola Sturgeon to lead negotiations with the UK Government, provided a briefing on the latest developments following the Brexit vote, Scotland’s constitutional journey to date, and the Scottish Government’s aims to ensure the country’s continued relationship with the EU.

The telecoms framework review - What implications for consumers and businesses?
17 November 2016

In order to examine the Commission’s proposal for a Directive establishing the European Electronic Communications Code in more detail, the EPC brought together a panel of industry experts and policy makers to provide some initial thoughts and to assess whether the measures fully address industry and consumer concerns.

The priorities of the Maltese Presidency of the Council of the European Union
16 November 2016

Parliamentary Secretary for the EU Presidency 2017 and EU Funds Dr Ian Borg set out the priorities of the Maltese Presidency and addressed some of the key challenges ahead.