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National Parliaments and the EU

12 October 2015 
Strengthening the role of national parliaments is one central demand in the UK’s agenda in re-negotiating the terms of its EU membership. In addition, Parliament’s control over EU decision making promises to be an important battleground of debate in the referendum campaign. The House of Lords EU Committee published an important report on the question in March 2014. More...

Starts: Oct 12, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Pablo Echenique: Podemos, Power, Politics

26 October 2015
Pablo Echenique Robba is one of the five Podemos members elected to the European Parliament in 2014, and currently running for parliament in the upcoming general election, held on or before 20 December 2015. He will speak about the new way of doing politics that Podemos stands for. More...

Starts: Oct 26, 2015 12:00:00 AM

The Great European Disaster Movie

11 November 2015
Join us for a film screening and a critical debate with the director, producer and writer Annalisa Piras and executive producer Bill Emmott (former editor of The Economist), as well as a discussant (tbc) More...

Starts: Nov 11, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Thomas Piketty and Naomi Klein

14 December 2015
As part of the SSEES Centenary conference, the European Institute have invited Thomas Pikety and Naomi Kline to deliver the keynote lectures. UCL's School of Slavonic and East European Studies (SSEES) is one of the world's leading institutes specialising in Central, Eastern, South-Eastern Europe, Russia and Eurasia. In 2015, it celebrates its centenary with a series of workshops, shows & conferences.  More...

Starts: Dec 14, 2015 12:00:00 AM

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Call for Papers: Erasmus Network on Parliamentary Democracy in Europe

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The UCL European Institute is part of a new Erasmus academic network on Parliamentary Democracy in Europe (PADEMIA). The network will hold its first annual conference in Brussels on 12 and 13 June 2014.

Asymmetrical Encounters: E-Humanity Approaches to Reference Cultures in Europe, 1815–1992'

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How did the large and cultural powerful countries Britain, France, and Germany influence public debates in smaller countries like the Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg? 

President Spielmann of the European Court of Human Rights appointed Honorary Professor at UCL

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Dean Spielmann

President Dean Spielmann of the European Court of Human Rights has been appointed Honorary Professor in the Faculty of Laws for five years. The appointment takes effect in May.

Workshop: Lost worlds of East European Jewry: images and narratives

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Associated with the joint lecture Lost worlds of East European Jewry: images and narratives, we have a very limited number of places still available for a PhD workshop with students and staff from UCL and the Sorbonne on 23 January 2014.

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