In this section we share with you some policy intelligence gathered from different sources, from academic articles, news, political briefings, reports, analyses and information on the 'Conference on the Future of Europe'
We continue updating this resources regularly with the aim of creating, together with the other sections of our Federalists' site on the Conference on the future of Europe, a hub of political intelligence about the process and latest developments and reactions on the conference. If you want to share with us any material or you have any questions or comments about the conference on the Future of Europe, do not hesitate to write us at:firstname.lastname@example.org
Commentary and Analysis
BlogActiv, 11/09/2019: How the new Commission will treat EU constitutional reform
Politico, 27/11/2019: France is back, but where is Germany?
EPC: Commentary, 02/12/2019: It’s time to discuss Europe’s future – A first Draft Blueprint for the Conference on the Future of Europe
EPRS: Briefing, December 2019: Preparing the Conference on the Future of Europe
IIEA, 03/12/2019: Seeing the Bigger Picture: France and Germany and the ‘Future of Europe’ Conference
Politico, 12/12/2019: Wanted: Another EU president
TEPSA, 12/12/2019: Conference on the Future of Europe: Internal Stability and External Authority as First Priorities
ECAS, 18/12/2019: Recommendations for a successful and effective Conference on the Future of Europe
S&D Group: News, 19/12/2019: Citizens must be at the heart of the Conference on the Future of Europe
The Independent, 31/12/2019: Over the next two years the EU will decide its future path – here's why the UK has to be involved despite Brexit
EPP Group: Newsroom, 15/01/2020: Broad, open, interactive and inclusive debate on the future of Europe
Renew Europe Group: News, 15/01/2020: Conference on the future of Europe: the time has come to democratize the European Union
Greens/EFA Group: Press Release, 15/01/2020: Conference on the Future of Europe
ETUC: Press Release, 16/01/2020: Social issues should be priority for the Conference on the Future of Europe
Carnegie Europe, 17/01/2020: Can Europe Be a Catalyst for Democratic Innovation?
EurActiv, 22/01/2020: A ‘Conference on the future of EU’, what next? EU elections 2024
Verfassungsblog, 01/02/2020: The Conference on the Future of Europe: an Open Letter
EUObserver, 05/02/2020: How Juncker laid groundwork for 'Future EU' conference
IIEA: Events, 27/02/2020: Engaging Citizens on the Future of Europe
EPRS: Topical Digests, March 2020: Conference on the Future of Europe
EPC: Discussion Paper, 02/03/2020: Preparing for the Conference on the Future of Europe: The ‘known knowns’ of citizens’ participation
Friends of Europe: Insights, 03/03/2020: Conference on the Future of Europe: five reasons for moderate pessimism
EurActiv, 03/03/2020: Let millions of EU citizens engage on the Conference on the Future of Europe
EPC: Commentary, 02/04/2020: How is the COVID-19 crisis serving the EU?
Dublin City University: Brexit Institute: Blog, 15/04/2020: The Conference on the Future of Europe: Reforming the European Union?
EurActiv, 13/04/2020: After the pandemic: How to use Conference on Future of Europe to rethink society
Berlin Policy Journal, 28/04/2020: Extra Time
openDemocracy: Can Europe Make It?, 11/05/2020: What conference on the “future of Europe”?
EUObserver, 14/05/2020: What future for the Future of Europe Conference?
RFI News, 26/11/2019: France and Germany to kiss and make-up with 'future of Europe' conference
Politico, 26/11/2019: Berlin and Paris outline plan for EU makeover
Reuters, 26/11/2019: France and Germany propose EU overhaul after Brexit upheaval
EUObserver, 26/11/2019: EU gears up for post-Brexit renovation
Politico, 27/11/2019: EU ambassadors cautious on French-German plan for Europe’s future
Politico, 04/12/2019: EU leaders task Croatia with figuring out how to talk about the bloc’s future
EUObserver, 13/12/2019: EU leaders cagey on 'Future of Europe' conference
EurActiv, 14/01/2020: Guy Verhofstadt ready to chair citizen consultations on Europe’s future
EurActiv, 15/01/2020: Parliament kicks off debate on the Future of Europe conference
EUObserver, 15/01/2020: Parliament calls for citizens' 'agoras' to shape future EU
European Western Balkans, 15/01/2020: Bilčik: Candidate countries should be engaged in the Future of Europe Conference
Politico, 16/01/2020: Parliament picks Verhofstadt for new president role
Politico, 20/01/2020: Commission to Parliament: Let’s calm down on EU makeover
The Dubrovnik Times, 20/01/2020: Dubravka Suica suggests opening of the Conference on the Future of Europe in Dubrovnik
Politico, 21/01/2020: Conference on the Future of Europe: Don’t mention the T word
EurActiv, 22/01/2020: Future of Europe: What happens if a majority of citizens asks for ‘less Europe’?
EUObserver, 22/01/2020: 'Democracy commissioner' doesn't rule out treaty change
Reuters, 22/01/2020: Citizens to get a say on how EU evolves after Brexit shock
The Irish Times, 22/01/2020: EU to launch Europe-wide debate on future of the union
EUObserver, 13/02/2020: 'Top-down' future of Europe conference 'will fail' warning
Official Documents (see also our site’s section on Official Documents and European institutions)
EUR-Lex: COM(2020)27: Communication on 'Shaping the Conference on the Future of Europe'
European Parliament: Legislative Observatory: Procedure File for Resolution on European Parliament's position on the Conference on the Future of Europe
Conference on the Future of Europe: Franco-German non-paper on key questions and guidelines (via Politico)
European Parliament: Press Release, 15/01/2020: Citizens to be the cornerstone of the Conference on the Future of Europe
European Commission: Press Release, 22/01/2020: Shaping the Conference on the Future of Europe
European Commission: Remarks by Commissioner Dubravka Šuica at the College Read-Out: Commission's proposal for the Conference on the Future of Europe (23 January 2020)
EU Committee of the Regions: Press Release, 12/02/2020: Local leaders: Conference on the Future of Europe is an opportunity for citizens to change the European Union
EU Committee of the Regions: Press Release, 27/02/2020: Conference on the Future of Europe: Union's democratic foundations should be at the core of discussions with citizens
European Parliament: Press Release, 25/05/2020: Conference on the Future of Europe should start by September, say MEPs