Upcoming event: EU 30? – the Scottish and Catalan independence referenda and their implications for the EU

Wednesday, 3 September 2014


Venue: Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom, Ave de Cortenbergh 71, 1000 Brussels

2014 will witness several key votes that will shape the future of certain EU member states and the EU in its entirety. The Scots are set to vote on their independence on 18 September, while the pro-independence movement in Catalonia is hoping to hold a referendum or a plebiscitary election on November 9th. This year, Catalonia will have been a part of Spain for 300 years, while the Scots have been a nation within Great Britain for 306 years.

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