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Visa liberalisation for Kosovo - Moving from isolation to integration?
21 January 2016

The European Policy Centre (EPC) convened this Policy Dialogue with Kosovar and EU policymakers and experts to discuss recent developments in Kosovo’s visa liberalisation process and consider prospects for its completion.

Striking a Eurasian balance in EU-Russian relations?
20 January 2016

This Policy Dialogue brought together four experts and policymakers from the EU and Russia to consider Clingendael’s recent report on the relationship between the Eurasian Economic Union and the EU, take stock of the geopolitical situation in the region and explore potential future routes of engagement.

Advancing EU-Japan cooperation in an evolving global environment
15 January 2016

Chief Executive Fabian Zuleeg chaired this Policy Dialogue with Keiichi Katakami, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to the European Union and four experts and policymakers, to discuss recent developments in the EU-Japan relationship, common challenges faced and how the relationship can evolve in the coming years.

European welfare states: How effective are they in supporting the poor?
16 December 2015

At this Policy Dialogue, the World Bank presented its latest EU Regular Economic Report (EURER), ‘Sustaining Recovery, Improving Living Standards’. A panel of experts and policy makers explored the findings of the report, the effectiveness of current European Welfare States and potential future national and EU approaches.

The UK’s Business Reform Agenda - Shared EU priorities or divergent expectations?
15 December 2015

The objective of this Policy Dialogue was to set the UK’s business reform agenda in the context of the European policy debate; to assess how far UK demands are shared EU priorities; and to identify where potential conflicts lie.