ECFR Council

Four ways Europeans can help refocus NATO

The EU and its member states have a vital role to play in reforming NATO – cooperation rather than competition will be key to making this a success

Why Europe needs a Strategic GPS

In addition to a Strategic Compass that sets its direction of travel, the EU also needs a ‘GPS’ to help it determine its location and speed

Why the EU needs an industrial strategy

When the EU is dependent on external suppliers for its green and digital transitions, and for protecting its citizens’ health, it is in a weak geopolitical position

The Balkans non-paper and the dangers of Plan B

Only a firm framework of integration can bring long-term stability to the Balkans – this is as relevant today as it was in 2003, when EU leaders offered membership to all countries in the region