• Alex Salmond receives Coppieters award

    December 2016

    Yesterday, 14 December 2016, Centre Maurits Coppieters foundation recognised Alex Salmond MP, Scottish National Party (SNP) International Affairs Spokesperson, at an award ceremony in Brussels for his service to Scotland and Europe.

  • Europe: A Dream & A Project

    July 2016

    Former MEP, Bernat Joan, the author of this paper, intends to reflect on something that is still under construction (and probably still at an early stage): European citizenship, with a liberal, open and free-thinking approach. He focuses on his own experiences and intuitions, as if thinking aloud.

  • International law allows unilateral indy

    April 2016

    Ms. Stanič, the keynote speaker at the Coppieters Dinner-Debate, which took place on Friday 1 April 2016 addressed secession and state succession from an international law perspective; shared her experiences and observations about what lessons can be drawn from newly independent states

  • “Refugees welcome” an opinion by Xabier M...

    December 2015

    In summer 2015 Europe experienced the largest flows of refugees since the Second World War. The stories of pain, suffering, and hope of the people who have fled Syria and other countries because of conflict have deeply touched the peoples of Europe. Regrettably, the...

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Gender analysis: results and future commitments

Dec 15 2016

Alex Salmond receives Coppieters award

Dec 01 2016

Coppieters foundation expresses solidarity with Kurdish peoples following attack on Kurdish Institute of Brussels

Nov 23 2016

Attempted arson attack on KIB emblematic of dangerous climate for pro-Kurdish political actors

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Democracy and European Emerging Values

Centre Maurtis Coppieters and the European Free Alliance youth have compiled texts...


A Quality Democracy for a New State

“A Quality Democracy for a New State” is the most recent study...

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An Alternative EU Economic Governance

The main goal of this report is to analyse those elements underpinning...

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The main policy papers presented during the conference Local Actions in a...