Maidan – one year after

Posted on 08. January 2015 by Orest Franchuk (guets contribution) Kyiv, one year after the protests: Some of the Maidan-activists have taken the seats of those, whom they have managed to expulse from Parliament. I was there, in November 2013, when the students first took to the streets. I expected and hoped that when Maidan would … Continue reading Maidan – one year after

#ProudtobeLatvian

Posted on 05. January 2015 by Mihails Kozlovs Proud to be Latvian, proud to be European – that’s the atmosphere that is right now prevailing in the heart of Baltic countries. It seems that Latvia has done very well since it introduced the Euro a year ago. For me and the majority of people I know … Continue reading #ProudtobeLatvian

The Ukrainian Crisis and the ‘New Cold War’ Paradigm

Posted on 10. December 2014 by Miruna Troncota Reflections on the Bucharest Forum and the Berlin Foreign Policy Forum Already one year has passed since the refusal of the former President Viktor Yanukovych to sign the EU Association Agreement at the Vilnius Summit in November 2013. Since then, all eyes are on Ukraine. As the … Continue reading The Ukrainian Crisis and the ‘New Cold War’ Paradigm

No More Missed Opportunities

Posted on 05. December 2014 by Veronika Sobolova Reflections on the Berlin Foreign Policy Forum During the first official visit of Ms. Mogherini to Germany, Foreign Minister Steinmeier gave her a very clear sign of support at the Berlin Foreign Policy Forum when he stated: “Dear Frederica, we will be team players”. She will need … Continue reading No More Missed Opportunities

FutureLab Europe participated in the 2014 Berlin Foreign Policy Forum

07. November 2014 On 11 November, the Berlin Foreign Policy Forum 2014 again gathered an international group of app. 200 eminent politicians, government representatives, experts and journalists. For FutureLab Europe Ia Melkadze (Georgia), Zuzana Novakova (Slovakia), Veronika Sobolova (Slovakia), Miruna Troncota (Romania) and Ulyana Vynyarchuk (Ukraine) joined the debates on geopolitical challenges in Eastern Europe, the Middle … Continue reading FutureLab Europe participated in the 2014 Berlin Foreign Policy Forum