"Mounting challenges in EU-Turkey Relations: Defining Ways Forward”
13:00-15:00 at the European Parliament
Hosted by MEP Ms. Frédérique Ries
This event seeks to yield a constructive conversation amongst EU officials, scholars, Human Rights experts, and members of the civil society on the current state of political and humanitarian affairs in Turkey, while simultaneously demonstrating the impact that these themes have on the EU. This event will also consider the risks and benefits of EU-Turkey relations, and reflect on how the EU could develop strategic and evidence-based policies to maximize its added-value as a regional actor.
The conference will be moderated by Ambassador Marc Otte, BIC President and Belgium Special Envoy for Syria.
Confirmed speakers include:
Mr. Can Dündar, Turkish Journalist, Columnist and Documentarian - Recipient of the International Press Freedom Award
Ms. Myriam Ferran, Director for Strategy and Turkey, DG NEAR, European Commission,
Ms. Amanda Paul, Senior Policy Analyst, European Policy Center
We would welcome your participation and confirmation as soon as possible via this link as space is limited.