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The Power of the Union: Europe, its Neighbourhood and the World

Chatham House, London

Event highlights

Event documents

Transcript - Herman Van Rompuy
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Transcript - Herman Van Rompuy Q&A
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Participants

Herman Van Rompuy, President of the European Council
Chair: Dr Robin Niblett, Director, Chatham House

Overview

Herman Van Rompuy will address how the countries of the European Union can best defend their interests and values in today's world. Starting from the changing nature of power and its global redistribution, he will discuss the EU's foreign policy priorities in its neighbourhood and on global issues. He will also reflect upon the strategic impact of the sovereign debt crisis.

LIVE STREAM: This event will be live streamed for members only. The live stream will be made available here at 13:00 BST on Thursday 31 May. 

ASK A QUESTION: Send questions for the speaker by email to questions@chathamhouse.org or using #askCH on Twitter. A selection will be put to him at the event.