Securing Europe Amidst Current Insecurities


10:15 am - 1:00 pm
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Securing Europe Amidst Current Insecurities
Seminar

Tuesday, 23 August
165 minutes
English

Europe is continuously searching for its role and identity in the global security arena amidst a sense of increasing threat. But what about the legacies of the EU in diplomacy, conflict prevention, and crisis management? What about alternative understandings of security that centre the well-being of individuals and communities? How can Europe deal with migration and cyber security, and what role does the securitisation of borders play in this regard? This seminar examines the developments in European security and explores possibilities for thinking security otherwise.

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Seminar Chair

Heidi Maurer

Researcher | Visiting Professor Center for E-Governance | University for Continuous Education Krems
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Seminar Chair

Xymena Kurowska

Associate Professor of International Relations Central European University Vienna