The EU budget for 2021-2027 for the first time includes a security and defence section. Although this signals an increased willingness to commit to joint EU defence initiatives, the potential of the budget remains limited (for now).Continue reading
For the next two days, Heads of State and Government of the European Union are meeting in the EU capital. On the agenda of the European Council: the Multiannual Financial Framework and the “Next Generation EU” programme for the rebuilding of the EU after the Corona health crisis. EU-expert Thomas Ilka has the latest news on the content of the negotiations, lines of conflict, actors and timeframes.Continue reading
Tuesday, 15 May 2012, 12.00-14.00h
As the negotiations over the next long-term multi-annual financial framework, for the period 2014-2020 intensify, the Friedrich Naumann Foundation and Open Europe bring together experts and policymakers to discuss how the budget should be reformed to reflect the tough economic climate that Europe currently faces.
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