Björn Hacker, Professor of European Economic Policy at HTW Berlin, will present the Policy Study 'Unequal Europe - Tackling Regional Disparities in Europe'. The study puts forward suggestions for relaunching an EU agenda fit for the challenge of social and territorial cohesion.
Nicolas Schmit, European Commissioner for Jobs and Social Rights, will deliver a Keynote Speech and participate in a Q&A session with FEPS President Maria Joao Rodrigues and Prof. Björn Hacker.
It is our pleasure to announce the participation of:
Constanze Krehl, Member of the European Parliament, Coordinator for the S&D group in the Committee on Rural Development, Giuseppe Provenzano, Deputy Secretary of the Italian Democratic Party, Cristina Rat, Author of the Romanian study, Maija Mattila, Author of the Finnish study, Philipp Fink, Director FES Nordic Office, and Daniela Kobe, FES Vice-President.
The report has been produced as part of a European collaboration with the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung and the Foundation for European Progressive Studies at the European level. The project has previously produced a similar analysis in Germany, Finland, Italy and Romania and analyses are underway in Sweden and Estonia. The indicators have been selected in collaboration with researchers from the Institut für Landes- und Stadtentwicklungsforschung.
ℹ️ Unequal Europe is the latest publication of the Unequal Europe Project in collaboration with the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung