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IWM Europe’s Futures Fellow Valbona Zeneli Receives the Inspiration Award

The IWM warmly congratulates former IWM Europe’s Futures Fellow Valbona Zeneli on receiving the “Inspiration Award” for women. Zeneli was a Europe’s Futures Fellow at the IWM from 2021 to 2022.

New Policy Paper for Reinvigorating EU-Enlargement

In view of the upcoming summit of the European Council, IWM Europe’s Futures Fellows and alumni have proposed six fixes for the enlargement process.
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Europes Futures Fellows Suggest New Bold Vision for Europe

The 2021/2022 Europe's Futures Fellows have written a joint article, demonstrating why the war in Ukraine shows there is no place for complacency in Europe. They argue that now is the time for new ideas, partnerships, and building deterrents. 
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Latest Podcast Episode Discusses the European Green Deal and its Implications

In this conversation, Ivan Vejvoda talks to Europe's Futures fellow and Carnegie Europe visiting scholar and COP26 attendee Olivia Lazard about the European Green Deal.
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Latest Coffee House Conversation Podcast Episode with Wojciech Przybylski published

This week Ivan Vejvoda is in conversation with Europe's Futures Fellow and Editor-In-Chief of Visegrad Insight, Wojciech Przybylski.
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Janka Oertel discusses CO₂, China and Economic Competition in Latest Podcast Episode

This week Ivan Vejvoda is in conversation with Europe's Futures Fellow and director of the Asia programme at the European Council on Foreign Relations, Janka Oertel.

Zoran Nechev and Ivan Vejvoda Discuss European Autonomy

In the most recent Vienna Coffeehouse Conversations podcast, Vejvoda and Nechev explore the necessity for, logistics of and limits on European autonomy.
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New podcast episode on China, Europe and the Belt and Road Initiative

In this episode, Ivan Vejvoda talks with Valbona Zeneli, professor of national security studies at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies in Garmisch, Germany. 
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Soli Özel in latest episode of Coffeehouse Conversations with Ivan Vejvoda

Europe's Futures Fellow, Soli Özel and IWM Acting Rector Ivan Vejvoda wrestle with the implications of a truly epochal shift in the geopolitical status quo in this latest episode of the Coffeehouse Conversations podcast.
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Final Episode of "Europe After 1989" Podcast Available to Listen Now

2020 was a year of change for the European Union. For the first time in its history a member-state left the club. But a much bigger crisis – the COVID-19 pandemic – would soon engulf the peoples of Europe.

Panel Event: The German Elections and Europe's Future

This public panel discussion will address the results of the elections from three regions of Europe by researchers who are this year’s Europe’s Futures Fellows, moderated by the IWM Acting Rector and Permanent Fellow, Ivan Vejvoda.
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New "Europe's Story After 1989" Podcast Episode Published: The Euro Crash

In the latest episode of Dr Luke Cooper's podcast, made with the Europe's Futures program at the IWM, the Euro Crash disaster that nearly broke Europe is put under the spotlight.