ELN Members have been surveyed on EU-Russia relations in order to inform the EU's new Global Strategy on Foreign and Security Policy.
President Macron suggested that, by the next decade, Europe should develop an intervention force with a common doctrine and budgetary instruments. Dr Alice Pannier, Assistant Professor at Johns Hopkins University, looks at what such an "Initiative" could look like.
Dr Nick Wright, Teaching Fellow in EU Politics at UCL, argues that the United Kingdom both could and should engage in security and defence co-operation with the EU through CSDP after Brexit.
ELN Research Fellow Alice Billon-Galland and GMF Fellow Martin Quencez examine the Franco-German proposal for the new EU Permanent Structured Cooperation on security and defence.
Ending our series on the 2017 German election, Aylin Matlé, Research Assistant at the Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation, argues that the next German government should further strengthen NATO.
In the third piece in our series on the 2017 German election, ELN member MEP David McAllister sets out the CDU vision for the future of Europe.
In our second piece on the German election, Thomas Oppermann MdB sets out the defence policy of the Social Democrats
ELN Research Fellow Alice Billon-Galland discussed EU-NATO collaboration at the RUSI-OCP Policy Center event "Regional Responses to Security Challenges in Europe and Africa" in Rabat, Morocco, on October 23rd 2017.
ELN Research Fellow delivers lecture at the Annual Seminar of the Belgrade Fund for Political Excellence (BFPE)
On June 16-18 2017, ELN Research Fellow Julia Himmrich delivered a lecture on the challenges to EU foreign and security policy at the Belgrade Fund for Political Excellence (BFPE) in Subotica, Serbia.
On March 3 2017, ELN Director Sir Adam Thomson delivered the 2017 Mountbatten lecture on "Facing the Risk of War in Europe" at the University of Edinburgh.