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IIEA Event: A Stronger Europe in a Fragile World 13/10/17

By 9th October 2017December 12th, 2017No Comments


A Stronger Europe in a Fragile World

Dr Nathalie Tocci

Director, Istituto Affari Internazionali, and Special Adviser to Federica Mogherini, EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy

Friday, 13 October at 12.45p.m.

 The IIEA, 8, North Great Georges Street, Dublin 1


“When it comes to European defence, more has been achieved over the last year than in the past decade.” – Dr Tocci said in August 2017.


About the Event:

As part of the IIEA’s Future of the EU27 Project, Dr Nathalie Tocci, lead author of the EU Global Strategy published in June 2016, will outline her current work on implementing the Strategy, notably in the field of security and defence. Dr Tocci will also reflect on the impact that the UK’s withdrawal from the EU will have on the future of EU foreign and security policy.

About the Speaker:

Dr Nathalie Tocci is Director of the Istituto Affari Internazionali, and Special Adviser to EU HRVP Federica Mogherini, on whose behalf she wrote the European Global Strategy. Previously she held research positions at the Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS) in Brussels, the Transatlantic Academy in Washington and the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies in Florence.


Further Information:

The IIEA is Ireland’s leading independent think tank and policy research institute. It acts as a forum, bringing together stakeholders to discuss issues of national, European and international significance.

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