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Yves Bertoncini, director of Notre Europe [Parti socialiste/Flickr]
EU Priorities 2020 22-07-2014

New president, new ‘Constitution’?

Juncker's election might mark a new phase of European construction. But the Union's institutional, political and constitutional foundations need renovation, writes Yves Bertoncini.
Civil society initiative Europe+
EU Priorities 2020 07-07-2014

A call for the renewal of European democracy

Anti-democratic forces are gaining ground at many levels of European society. Now is the time for Europe to renew democracy and introduce participation, Niccolo Milanese and Peter Oomsels write.
Public Affairs 11-05-2010

9 May 1950: A new era of European history

"Without Monnet, there would probably not have been 'Schuman Plan', but without Schuman, Monnet's draft would have probably remained in the 'dead archives' of the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs," writes Jacques-René Rabier, Jean Monnet's former head of cabinet, in a paper marking the 60th anniversary of the Schuman Declaration.
Future EU 03-11-2006

Analysis: What can we learn from collapse of constitutional project?

Andrew Moravcsik, in an article published in Politische Vierteljahresschrift, argues that the failure of the constitution is paradoxically evidence of the success of the existing Treaties.

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