Europe, her southern neighbours, and Turkey (17 July 2011)

Europe, her Southern Neighbours, and Turkey

European Movement Sussex Branch Annual Seminar

17 July 2011, 11.30 – 17.30

Wiston House, Steyning, West Sussex, BN44 3DZ

Programme:

11.30 Arrival and registration

12.00 Welcome – Sarah Leigh, Chairman, Sussex Branch of the
European Movement

12.10 Domestic Developments in North Africa and the Middle East
Dr Claire Spencer, Head, Middle East Programme, Royal Institute of International Affairs, Chatham House, London

13.00 Lunch

14.15 Afternoon sessions introduced and chaired by Nick Hopkinson, recently Director, Wilton Park

14.30 The EU’s evolving policy towards Africa
Roger Moore, recently member, European External Action Service, Brussels

15.15 Security and Disarmament in North Africa and the Middle East and Implications for the EU
Dr Sameh Aboul-Enein, Academic specializing in Security Issues, London (subject to final confirmation).

16.00 Tea and coffee

16.30 Turkey after the Election: a Model for Countries in North Africa and the Middle East?
Ahmet Ünal Çeviköz, Ambassador, Turkish Embassy, London

17.30 Closing remarks

The seminar fee for the day is £45 per person and includes a 2-course sit-down lunch, coffee after lunch and mid-afternoon tea or coffee. For a booking form, please contact Kate Evans on markatehfield@hotmail.com or Tel: 01825 722554

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