Postponed! GLOBUS panels at the 2020 EUIA conference

This event has been postponed to prevent spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19). GLOBUS researchers will organise two panels at the 2020 EUIA conference in Brussels on 27-29 May 2020. 

The European Union in International Affairs Conference
Assessing the EU's Capacity to Act
27-29 May 2020, Brussels, Belgium

Organiseres: The Institute for European Studies at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (IES-VUB), the Institut d’Études Européennes at the Université Libre de Bruxelles (IEE-ULB), the United Nations University Institute on Comparative Regional Integration Studies (UNU-CRIS), Egmont – the Royal Institute for International Relations and the University of Warwick.

Panel 342: Justice and the European Union's capacity as a global actor

  • Helene Sjursen, ARENA, 'Changing conceptions of multilateralism in the EU's external policies'
  • Ben Tonra and Nikola Tomic, University College Dublin, 'Assessing the EU's capacity to act in conflict resolution: A global political justice perspective'
  • Sonia Lucarelli, Michela Ceccorulli and Enrico Fassi, University of Bologna and Catholic University of Milan, 'The external dimension of the EU migration governance: Perspectives of justice'
  • Tomas Diez and Franz von Lucke, University of Tübingen, 'Principled pragmatism in climate policy? The EU and changing practices of climate justice'

Discussant: Richard Whitman, University of Kent

Panel 345: Practitioners roundtable: The European Union and global justice

Chairs: Helene Sjursen, ARENA Centre for European Studies and Ben Tonra, University College Dublin

  • Sir Robert Cooper, Special Advisor for Myanmar, European Commission 
  • Marie Cross, Institute for International and European Affairs (Dublin) and former Ireland PSC Ambassador
  • Alexander Kmentt, Kings College London and former Austria PSC Ambassador
  • Ambassador Mara Marinaki, Principal Advisor on Gender, EEAS (tbc)

For more information, visit the event website (

Published Mar. 26, 2020 12:29 PM - Last modified Apr. 17, 2020 9:58 AM