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  • EU and UN Action on climate diplomacy - the Year Ahead

    January 23, 2019

    The Foundation for European Progressive Studies, together with EDRC - Environment and Development Resource Centre (parent organisation of the Institute for Environmental Security) is organising an upcoming seminar on:

    EU and UN Action on climate diplomacy - the Year Ahead

    Wednesday 23rd January 2019

    10:00 - 12:00

    FEPS office, rue Montoyer 40, 1000 Brussels

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  • FEPS New Year’s reception

    January 30, 2019

    30th January 2019.

    Steigenberger Wiltcher’s,Place Stéphanie, 71 Avenue Louise, 1050, Brussels

    17:00 - 18:00 "THE VOICE: Millennial Dialogue on Europe edition"

    Inspired by the well-known TV programme, the Millennial Dialogue on Europe edition of THE VOICE, powered by FEPS will engage a panel of 5 Millennial reviewers who will VOICE the key policies, priority action areas, hopes and dreams for the Future of Europe and INTERACT WITH our special guest - Frans Timmermans, First Vice President of the European Commission - on the EU that Millennials dream about, followed by a voting battle with the audience!

    18:00 - 21:30 FEPS New Year’s Reception

    Dear Partners, Members and Friends, the FEPS team cordially invites you our New Year’s reception - we hope you can join us!

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  • Coordination meeting with FEPS member foundations

    January 31, 2019

    Coordination meeting with FEPS member foundations and think tanks to discuss orientation of activities and common themes.

    Closed meeting. Followed by a light lunch.

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  • The EU Global Strategy and the MENA Region: In Search of Resilience

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call to europe

Since its first edition in 2011, Call to Europe has become the signature conference of FEPS and a reference point for the progressive family in Europe. This is due to its capacity of bringing together a unique multi-stakeholder community of progressive politicians, civil society and media to discuss issues of common concern and develop concrete and positive responses to contemporary European challenges in the most interactive and inclusive way.

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fair taxation

Tax justice and fairness should be the backbone of a progressive economic policy. It is estimated that tax fraud, evasion and avoidance all together amount to as much as 1 trillion € each year in Europe. It means a loss of about 2 thousand € per person. That is simply unacceptable.

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FEPS priority topics

1 . The current digital revolution and the European Pillar - Implications for the labour market, education and social protection

2 . Climate change and growth strategy driven by SDGs for all EU regions

3 . New financial solutions for investment and convergence in the EU: MFF, EFSI, EMU reform, Capital Markets Union. The role of tax policy

4 . Managing migration in the EU: internal and external implications

5 . The EU trade policy and the Sustainable Development Goals, SDGs

6 . The multipolar world order, the EU and the multilateral system

7 . New instruments to deepen EU democracy and fighting against populism

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Fresh Thinking Blog

A place where Ernst Stetter (Secretary General of FEPS) shares his fresh thoughts about Brussels, Europe and beyond.

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