PubAffairs Bruxelles brings together every dimension of the European Union policy making process
What we offer & for whom
PubAffairs Bruxelles is a cross-sectorial network of professionals working in the fields of public and regulatory affairs correlated to the European Union. PubAffairs Bruxelles aims at creating an open platform to foster debate, information exchange as well as the development of ideas among its members, establishing a diverse community which encompasses young, as well as experienced professionals. PubAffairs Bruxelles welcomes participants from public and regulatory bodies such as associations, federations, NGOs, as well as regional, national and European Institutions. We also welcome participants from the private sector, including consultancies, corporations and business. In addition, as one of PubAffairs Bruxelles fundamental principles is to represent as far as possible the range of individuals concerned with the European Union policy making, we believe that the participation of academics, think-tanks, researchers, the media and the wider civil society enriches the debate further.
Daily press, media review and opinions
Featuring high on the EU Institutions Agenda
|22nd of June 2017 European Council: President Tusk’s and President Junker’s speech at day one||Effort Sharing Regulation (ESR): a legislative tool to drive Europe’s ambitious climate goals|
EU politics in the Media
|Merkel reaches out to France’s Macron on eurozone budget||Theresa May and DUP strike deal for minority UK government|
EU Referendum & Article 50
On the 8th of June, a UK general election which resulted in a major setback for the Conservative party was held in Britain, meanwhile, on the 19th of June EU officials and UK Government representatives have started to engaged in official negotiations. The latest Britain’s period of legal and political uncertainty and the snap elections wished by Theresa May added a further layer of unpredictability to the UK process of exit from the EU, while a ‘hard Brexit’ seems a possible outcome of the UK EU negotiations. In addition, the latest events of Britain’s politics have also reduced the time at the UK disposal to conclude a mutually satisfactory agreement. Will the EU and Britain be able to find a deal in one year time?
May reveals post-Brexit residency rights for EU nationals
Brexit: let’s count the ways
Post US Presidential vote & European National Elections Year
The global effects spread by Donald Trump’s election and the UK referendum continue to reverberate. A series of national elections are raising concerns about possible political risks for the European Union, while President Juncker’s Commission released a “White Paper” on the future of the EU and Emmanuel Macron won the French Presidential election. What will Europe, the US and the world look like at the end of 2017?
Future of Europe debate
Europe must take its fate in its own hands, Chancellor Merkel said
Macron and Merkel vow to reform European Union
Why Trump pulling out of Paris climate deal matters?
Trump’s full speech at the Brussels NATO summit