EM Netherlands: Debate on ‘a new social contract for Europe’
A week after the European Elections, the European Movement Netherlands is therefore organizing a current affairs meet-up in which we explore the possibilities of the necessary European reform, a new balance and a ‘New Social Contract in Europe’.
The meeting starts with short introductions. They discuss what has been built up in recent years, about Europe’s strategic choices, about the possibilities and values that need to be monitored. With ‘Europe’s strategic choices’ by Andreas Zenthöfer (Head of Politics at the Representation of the European Commission in the Netherlands); ‘Rule of Law and European achievements and challenges regarding the rule of law’ by Dr. Arnout Brussaard (Senior policy advisor, Ministry of Justice and Security); and “The citizen in Europe can do so much more” by Dr. Christina Eckes (Professor of European Law, University of Amsterdam / Director of the Amsterdam Center for European Law and Governance (ACELG)). This is followed by a discussion with the panel members and all those present, including members of friendly civilian networks.
Please find all related information regarding the event here.