Public debate: "The future of the EU and Greece: Challenges and Perspectives" & National Reflection Group meeting - Greece
On Wednesday 8 June 2016, the Hellenic Foundation for European and Foreign Policy (ELIAMEP) organised a public debate on "The future of the EU and Greece: Challenges and Perspectives" with Nikos Xydakis, Alternate Foreign Minister for European Affairs; Stavros Theodorakis, Leader of To Potami; Dora Bakoyannis, former Minister of Foreign Affairs & Evangelos Venizelos, former Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs.
A full video recording of the public debate is available online.
On the next day, a group of around 30 Greek high-ranking policy-makers, opinion leaders, NGO representatives, and other key stakeholders discussed together and explored how the EU can better serve the interests of its member states and citizens. Three key policy challenges have been given a special focus: the migration/refugee crisis, internal and external security, as well as economic and social challenges.