“What is Going on in the World?” The future of democracy in Europe

Today, the EU is looking for a new narrative that provides legitimacy and strength and, as Innerarity highlights, stays away from populist simplifications or technocratic justifications.

PERFORMED ACTIVITY
31 January 2018 - 19:00h
LOCATION: CIDOB, sala Jordi Maragall, Elisabets 12,08001 Barcelona
ORGANIZED BY: CIDOB

Objective

In the framework of the conference series “What's going on in the world?”, and on the occasion of the publication of the books “La democracia en Europa” and “¿Dónde vas, Europa?”, CIDOB organises a session with Daniel InnerarityJavier Solana and Milagros Pérez Oliva moderated by Pol Morillas on the 31st of January. The speakers will analyse the state of democracy in Europe and its future, as well as the latest events that have taken place in the continent and have tested, not only the values of the EU, but also its very existence. Today, the EU is looking for a new narrative that provides legitimacy and strength and, as Innerarity highlights, stays away from populist simplifications or technocratic justifications.  

Daniel Innerarity is Professor of Political and Social Philosophy, “Ikerbasque” research fellow at the University of the Basque Country and director of the Institute of Democratic Governance; Javier Solana is honorary chairman of CIDOB’s board and former EU High Representative for the Common Foreign and Security Policy; and Milagros Pérez Olivais a journalist at El PaísPol Morillas, senior research fellow in European Affairs at CIDOB, will moderate this session.

 >> The conference will be streamed here.

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Participants

SPEAKERS

Daniel Innerarity

Daniel Innerarity

Professor of Political and Social Philosophy; “Ikerbasque” Research Fellow, University of the Basque Country; Director, Institute of Democratic Governance

Pol Morillas

Pol Morillas

Senior Research Fellow in European Affairs, CIDOB

Milagros Pérez Oliva

Milagros Pérez Oliva

Journalist, El País

Javier Solana

Javier Solana

Honorary Chairman of CIDOB’s board; former EU High Representative for the Common Foreign and Security Policy

“What is Going on in the World?” The future of democracy in Europe PERFORMED ACTIVITY