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The future of the EMU

The ‘five presidents' report’ calls for expansion of the EMU. The main argument of this report is that the members of the Eurozone need to align their economic policies.

 

Fri 11 Sep
Mehdi Jomaâ

Montesquieu Prinsjes Lecture

On September 11th, the former Prime Minister of Tunesia, Mehdi Jomaâ, will be the keynote speaker at the Montesquieu Prinsjes Lecture in the Dutch Senate. The lecture is a part of the annual Prinsjesfestival.

 

Fri 11 Sep
The dictator

The Dictator: film and debate

What separates democracy from dictatorship? Is making the transition from dictatorship to democracy fraught with difficulties? An introduction by André Gerrits to 'The Dictator' by comedian Sacha Baron Cohen.

 

Looking ahead: Dutch EU Presidency 2016

What will the Netherlands put on the agenda? Looking ahead with Arco Timmermans (Leiden University), Judith Sargentini (GroenLinks), Bas van 't Wout (VVD) and Tomas Vanheste (De Correspondent).

 

Fri 13 Nov
Koning Willem I new

The constitution of 1815

As part of the union of Belgium and the Netherlands, the Constitution of 1815 was written. How far down that still leaves its mark on the polity of the two countries? Colloquium in Brussels. (language: Dutch)

 

Fri 11 Sep
Mehdi Jomaâ

Montesquieu Prinsjes Lecture

On September 11th, the former Prime Minister of Tunesia, Mehdi Jomaâ, will be the keynote speaker at the Montesquieu Prinsjes Lecture in the Dutch Senate. The lecture is a part of the annual Prinsjesfestival.

 

Fri 11 Sep
The dictator

The Dictator: film and debate

What separates democracy from dictatorship? Is making the transition from dictatorship to democracy fraught with difficulties? An introduction by André Gerrits to 'The Dictator' by comedian Sacha Baron Cohen.

 

Mon 14 Sep
Politiek Café

Politics Café 'Pimp the speech from throne!'

On the third Tuesday of September King Willem-Alexander presents the government's budget plans and the overall course of the Dutch state to the Dutch people. But what should those plans look like according to the Dutch public?

 

Mon 14 Sep
Herman Pleij

Haagsch College: All about the Dutch Prince's Day

On the eve before the Dutch Prince's Day, Herman Pleij, will discuss the rol of Prince's Day in our society.

 

Thu 17 Sep
Flyer Masterclasses Europees Voorzitterschap

Masterclasses Dutch EU Presidency

Starting September 17 until October 2, the Campus The Hague, Center for Professional Learning, organizes Masterclasses on the upcoming Dutch EU Presidency 2016.