10 06, 2021

The future of the multilateral, rule-based international order

By |2021-06-10T14:37:05+00:00June 10th, 2021|Categories: EU Policies & Institutions, Europe, Foreign Policy & Defence, Forthcoming Events, Global|Tags: , , , , , , |

Tuesday, 22nd June 2021 17.00 - 19.00 (BST) Webinar on Zoom REGISTER HERE Jointly organised by The Federal Trust, Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung and Global Policy Institute 75 years after the multilateral international order was established through the foundation of the United Nations, it is now facing major challenges. Under attack from unilateralist [...]

11 05, 2021

Webinar: Covid-19 and centralism in British Government

By |2021-05-13T13:36:45+00:00May 11th, 2021|Categories: Federalism, Forthcoming Events, UK|Tags: , |

Wednesday, 16the June 2021 12.00 - 13.30 BST Online event on Zoom REGISTER HERE This will be the second event in our new series of webinars on "Federal Futures?". Our speakers will discuss how the UK’s various tiers of government coped, and co-ordinated, during the pandemic. SPEAKERS: Dr Janice Morphet [...]

7 05, 2021

Webinar Series: Federal Futures?

By |2021-05-24T12:32:52+00:00May 7th, 2021|Categories: Devolution, Federalism, Forthcoming Events, Scotland, UK Constitution|Tags: , , , |

The Covid-19 crisis, the Government’s ‘levelling-up’ agenda and the SNPs desire for another Scottish independence referendum are together raising issues about the various tiers and responsibilities of UK governments. Professor Colin Talbot, Emeritus Professor of Government at the University of Manchester, will be organising a series of webinars for the Federal Trust on [...]

25 11, 2020

Can the EU function as a democracy without forming a state?

By |2020-11-25T15:44:10+00:00November 25th, 2020|Categories: EU Policies & Institutions, Europe, Federalism, Forthcoming Events, Future of Europe|Tags: , , , , , |

4th December 2020 19.30 - 21.00 REGISTER HERE Part of the joint Reflections on the Future of Europe series with New Europeans At this online discussion, Jaap Hoeksma asks "Can the EU be a democratic union of states and people at the same time?" Read his essay here: Replacing the Westphalian system [...]