Three years after the ramification of the latest amendment to the constitution of the European Union, the once promising union has been threatened by the euro crisis, as member states face rising debt and economic and social issues created by the austerity measures instituted to control it. Brookings experts examine the changes in the European Union and the implications for the United States.
Ukrainian national (bottom) and EU flags fly outside the presidential administration building in Kiev (REUTERS/David Mdzinarishvili).
Ukraine Update: Elections, Conflict and the Future of the EU’s Eastern Partnership
October 29, 2014
On October 29, the Brookings Center on the United States and Europe (CUSE) and the Heinrich Böll Foundation hosted a panel discussion assessing next steps for Ukraine and the EU’s Eastern Partnership. The first panel explored the Ukrainian election and what it means for politics within Ukraine, the Ukrainian economy, and Ukraine’s relations with Russia and the West. The second panel focused on international perspectives on the Eastern Partnership and the EU’s Neighborhood Policy.
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