Welcome to EIPA:
the European
Institute of Public

The centre of expertise that provides you the complete skill set to fully understand and effectively manage EU policies.

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The longest-standing experts in EU public affairs

For almost 40 years, we at EIPA have been leading learning and development programmes in EU public affairs, and our expertise is built on a unique blend of the following:

  1. Specially designed learning activities, often including case studies and simulation games, which facilitate interaction and help you apply the acquired knowledge at a practical level.
  2. Our strong ties and network with the European Commission and other institutions, that help us to provide you with essential insights on the latest EU policy information.
  3. Active roles of Member States representatives in our Board of Governors that enable us to help you learn from the best practices and current trends from all over Europe.
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European Public Sector Award 2021: Assess yourself & learn from the best


EIPA Establishes Institutional Ties With Albania

On 16 June 2021, EIPA and the Albanian School of Public Administration (ASPA) signed a Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC) to cooperate in fields of mutual interest. ASPA is an autonomous government institution, and its mission is to train the civil servants of…
June 16, 2021

Latest publications

June 23, 2021

Getting Fit for Public Procurement: The Push for Professionalism

This briefing outlines the necessity of professionalisation to ensure effective and efficient public procurement. It is crucial for a resilient economic recovery that Public Procurement is strategic and sustainable.
June 17, 2021

Health Crises and the Growth of EU Agencies: The Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

Part of the EU's response to the COVID-19 crisis has included reinforcing the mandate of existing agencies and proposing new agencies. After outlining the agencification plans, this Briefing specifically looks at the creation of HERA and challenges this might entail.
May 20, 2021

Enforcing EU chemicals policy: the multi-level pursuit of zero tolerance

The measures outlined in the Chemicals Strategy seek to increase compliance. This Briefing clarifies the multi-level enforcement of chemicals policy and discusses the challenges of implementing these measures.
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Latest blogs

May 27, 2021

The Social Butterfly Effect: how did the Brussels professionals manage to get through the pandemic?

How did teleworking impact the social side of negotiations? We asked several Brussels based negotiators how the pandemic impacted their work.
May 13, 2021

Competitive Dialogue – A tool with many uses

Competitive Dialogue was initially conceived by the European Commission as a tool for awarding infrastructure contracts and complex service contracts - this blog sets out the potential for how Competitive Dialogue can be used flexibly in a wider range of contracts.
Arbeiten 4.0/New Work und Demografiemanagement Blog
May 11, 2021

Digitalisierung, Demografie, Diversität als Herausforderungen für das Personalmanagement

Seit November 2020 fanden beim EIPA mehrere Veranstaltungen zu verschiedensten Themen rund um Arbeiten 4.0/New Work und Demografiemanagement statt. Intention war und ist es, ganzheitliche Lösungsansätze zur Bewältigung der 3-D Herausforderungen Digitalisierung, Demografie, Diversität und insgesamt Arbeiten 4.0/New Work zu entwickeln.
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Our methodology

At EIPA, we believe that learning is more enhanced with an integrated approach. So in our courses, besides the insightful sessions from our experts, we also lay special emphasis on practical exercises, discussions, and exchange among the participants and experts.

We further stimulate the learning experience by providing a comfortable and social environment for you to freely engage with other participants, to further enrich your knowledge, and expand your network.

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Tailor-made requests

We can also leverage our wide range of expertise to develop specific programmes that are perfectly customised to your exact needs. These could include but are not limited to, a distinctive range of courses, study visits, consultancies, and coaching, with specific topics, languages, locations, dates, or durations.

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