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Six EU Member and Candidate Countries Examine the Impact of the Economic Crisis on Industrial Relations… Experts from partner organizations, including TEPAV will come together with the social stakeholders in Brussels in July as a part of the EU Project.
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27/06/2012   ANKARA – In the scope of the Project titled "The Economic Crisis Impact on Industrial Relations National Systems: Policy Responses As Key Recovery Tools", experts from the six partner countries will travel to Brussels to take part in a 5-day [More]
The Possibility of “Transformational Partnership” Between Turkey and the EU: Will “Opportunity” Become Reality? Policy Note/Nilgün Arısan Eralp
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15/05/2012 "Although both Turkey and the European Union have accepted the need to respond to the turbulent transformation process in the Arab world – albeit with a certain amount of delay – they have not yet approached the region jointly, an alternative o [More]
“EU-Turkey Relations: Towards Visa Liberalization?” TEPAV organized a meeting in partnership with the ESI that wants to use its experience in the Western Balkans to help initiate a visa liberalization process for Turkey.
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06/12/2011 ANKARA – TEPAV organized a roundtable meeting on November 6, 2011, Tuesday in partnership with European Stability Initiative (ESI), a think-tank that has conducted a major project on visa liberalization for the Western Balkans and contributed to [More]
Former Vice President of the EU Commission Verheugen Assesses Turkey-EU Relations after the Arab Spring Relations between Turkey, the Arab world and the European Union under the developments in the region were discussed with a meeting co-organized by TEPAV and TOBB-ETÜ.
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16/11/2011   ANKARA – Günter Verheugen, Former Vice President of the EU Commission and Advisor to TOBB Presidency, spoke at the roundtable meeting themed “Turkish Foreign Policy After the Arab Spring and Turkish-EU Relations” held on November 16, 201 [More]
Policy Note/Nilgün Arısan Eralp Turkey – EU Relations: Has It Become a Hopeless Case?
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07/10/2011   "EU accession goal has been presented as a strategic objective in the Programme of the 61st Government after the parliamentary elections of June 2011. Furthermore, the establishment of an exclusive Ministry for European Union Affairs has been r [More]
Support for the EU Drops by 4 Points in 3 Years The ratio of those who says that they will vote for Turkey's EU membership in a public opinion poll decreased from 58 percent to 54 percent.
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10/03/2011 ANKARA - The ratio of those who says that they will vote for Turkey's EU membership in a public opinion poll decreased by 4 points from 58 percent to 54 percent in three years between 2008 and 2011. TEPAV and A&G Research Company conducted a p [More]
The Latest Cyprus Report of the International Crisis Group Discussed The report "Cyprus: Six Steps toward a Settlement" by the ICG was discussed with a meeting at TEPAV.
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04/03/2011   ANKARA - The latest Cyprus report of the International Crisis Group (ICG) was discussed in a meeting at TEPAV with the participation of Hugh Pope, Turkey / Cyprus Project Director. Pope said that the relations between Turkey, Cyprus and the Eur [More]
Second Phase of the EU Debates at TEPAV: “What does Turkey Think?”   "Turkey's Neighborhood Policy" discussed at the second day of the roundtable meeting organized to contribute to the initiative by The European Council on Foreign Relations with the theme "What does Turkey Think?".
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03/03/2011   ANKARA - The series of meeting organized by TEPAV in collaboration with Middle East Technical University Center for European Studies (METU CES) and Center for Economic and Foreign Policy Research (EDAM) with the participation of the European Co [More]
Evaluation Note / Nilgün Arısan Eralp Another EU Summit in Vain for Turkey
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20/12/2010 EU leaders have endorsed the decisions of the General Affairs and External Relations Council (GAERC) taken on 14 December 2010 regarding Turkey. Frankly speaking,  neither the EU Summit on 16-17 December 2010, nor the preceding meeting of GAERC ha [More]
Evaluation Note / Nilgün Arısan Eralp Quest for New Formulas in Turkey and EU Relations (New Models Based on "Good Faith" and "Necessity")
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30/11/2010 Lately, the deadlock  in Turkey's EU accession process  and the interpretation of Turkey's  active foreign policy as  a  "shift of axis" by some segments of "western world"  resulted  in such evaluations where one of the factors behind Turke [More]