Insight: “Reforming the European Union: institutional dynamics and a postponed Conference on the Future of Europe” by Anjum Shabbir
This morning at 11.15, a special working group set up for the purpose within the European Parliament (AFCO, Constitutional Affairs Committee) rushed to fit in an exchange of views from various MEPs on the European Parliament’s role in the Conference on the Future of Europe in just 45 minutes (to the chagrin of MEP Durand).
Conference on the Future of Europe
The Conference is a project announced by European Commission President von der Leyen in her Political Guidelines for her mandate (2019-2024) on 22 January 2020, to run from 2020 to 2022. It is important, precisely because of what it says on the tin - to decide on ‘the Future of Europe’, in particular on improving citizen dialogue for their involvement and participation i