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EIPA Helps Vietnam Make Better Use of Competitive Dialogue

How can public sector bodies plan for and run public procurement awards for complex projects, particularly those related to public-private partnerships (PPP) schemes? EIPA external experts Michael Burnett and Martin Oder recently ran a two-day workshop for Vietnam’s Public Procurement Agency focusing…
September 17, 2021
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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
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New Research on European Foreign Policy: Book Launch

EIPA expert, Sabina Lange, together with key scholars in the area, has edited and authored a new volume on, The Making of European Security Policy: Between Institutional Dynamics and Global Challenges. This volume addresses how and in what capacity the European Union…
May 21, 2021
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Three new experts for EIPA Maastricht

Beginning of February, three key experts took up position at EIPA Maastricht. Florina Pop, EU data protection expert and Gracia Vara Arribas and Iwona Karwot, who formerly worked at EIPA’s Antenna in Barcelona.   Florina Pop took up her position as EIPA’s Data Protection Expert beginning of February. Florina, originally…
February 4, 2021
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Start Isane Aparicio as Director Maastricht and Business Development

Per 1 December 2020, Isane Aparicio has taken up the role of Director of EIPA Maastricht and Business Development.   Ms Aparicio will lead Maastricht’s team of experts and form a part of EIPA’s Management. In this role she will be responsible for EIPA’s corporate business development, identifying new opportunities and additional markets. Simultaneously, she will also act as a…
December 3, 2020
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Opening Academic Year MELS Online

The inaugural weekend of the 2nd academic year of the Master of European Legal Studies (MELS Online) took place from 25 to 27 September 2020. As a consequence of this year’s turbulences, the MELS Online entered a new phase of a hybrid…
October 5, 2020
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New Director-General Marco Ongaro

Taking European public administration to the next level: New Director-General for European Institute for Public Administration Mr Marco Ongaro has taken up his position as Director-General of the European Institute of Public Administration (EIPA) in Maastricht, the Netherlands, effective from 1 November.…
November 4, 2019
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Presenting the new CAF2020

Presenting the new CAF2020 The network of CAF Correspondents approved the new CAF 2020 during their last meeting in Helsinki   On 1–2 October the network of CAF Correspondents met in Helsinki to complete the work towards the new version of the…
October 14, 2019
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Study visits to Barcelona

This May, EIPA Barcelona organised a ten-day ‘internship’ within the ‘Town Twinning between Turkey and the EU’ programme in which ten senior public officials from Turkish institutions: the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, both the Union of Municipalities and the Union of Provinces,…
June 7, 2019
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30 years of Jean Monnet Activities

This year, the European Commission celebrates the 30th year of Jean Monnet Actions. Since 1989, Jean Monnet Actions have brought together a network of higher-learning institutions whose research and teaching on European Union-related topics have been recognised by the Commission for their excellence. Reaching…
April 22, 2019
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EuroMed Justice – 2nd EuroMed Forum of Prosecutors General

Agreement on General Rules for the Organisation of the Forum for Prosecutors General from Europe and South Mediterranean countries on international judicial matters. On 31 January 2019 in the Hague, Prosecutors General from Europe and South Mediterranean countries (Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon,…
January 30, 2019
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Simon Duke passed away

We are saddened to announce that our well respected colleague, Dr Simon Duke, has unexpectedly passed away on 5 September 2018. We extend our condolences to his family and friends.
September 7, 2018
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EIPA’s innovation plans of 2018 are all about you

The only thing constant in the world is change – Heraclitus. And it has never been as apparent as in today’s global world. With the internet boom and the advent of digitalisation, distances are shrinking, people are connecting faster, and expectations are…
March 13, 2018
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35 years of EIPA – EU Forum

The 25th anniversary of the European Summit in Maastricht. The Treaty of Maastricht was signed here on 7 February 1992. For more than 35 years, our institute has been helping the EU institutions and Member States to tackle the practical challenges of…
November 12, 2016
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Conference on Privacy and Security

In collaboration with Europol, EIPA organised a conference on privacy and security. Some 120 participants attended this innovative programme that explored the difficult question of how to balance privacy and security, with a focus on the latest systems of encryption, anonymisation and…
May 19, 2016