Nicole Gnesotto, titular Professor of the European Union Chair at the CNAM, Vice-President of Notre Europe – Jacques Delors Institute, presents her book “Should we scrap European defence?” (april 2014, La Documentation française).
The 30 September 2014,
6.30 pm – 8 pm,
Maison de lEurope de Paris
35-37, rue des Francs-Bourgeois
While the choices of the new European leaders are being made, and for the position of the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy in particular, the question of the need for European defence is paramount.
The establishment of European defence faces multiple obstacles and continues to disappoint those who hope it will serve in a strategic rebound for the European Union. Should we resign ourselves to this status quo or, on the contrary, take the initiatives needed to finally grasp the EUs obvious advantages in this strategic sector?