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Dahrendorf Symposium: “Europe must unite, or become irrelevant”
Symposium 2016,Dahrendorf News |
Under the theme “Europe and the World – Global Insecurity & Power Shifts,” high-ranking politicians, diplomats, scientists and foreign policy experts are discussing challenges for European foreign policy at the Dahrendorf Symposium 2016 in Berlin.
The opening discussion of the Symposium at the Akademie der Künste in the centre of Berlin revolved around “Europe in an Era of Global Power Shifts.” Norbert Röttgen (CDU, Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the German Parliament), Fuat Keyman (Director of the Istanbul Policy Center), former Egyptian Foreign Minister Nabil Fahmy and political scientist Constanze Stelzenmüller (Brookings Institute) participated in the opening panel moderated by journalist Juliette Foster.
Over the course of the discussion, the EU’s handling of the refugee crisis crystallized to be one of the most important challenges for Europe’s future on the world stage.
— About the author: Marcel Wollscheid is the Editor-in-Chief of www.treffpunkteeuropa.de