• Gender equality in a changing Europe – call for...

    February 2018

    The Coppieters Academy is a three-day summer school at the heart of Europe’s political capital. Participants gain an in-depth knowledge on political and social transformations unfolding in Europe through a series of lectures, interactive workshops and study visits.

  • Paradiplomacy: Why is it good for democracy?

    October 2017

    Following the publication of our successful book on Paradiplomacy in which we looked at how subnational jurisdictions like towns, cities, counties, regions and other non-state actors use paradiplomacy to seek influence beyond their borders, we have created a new animated video to help bring the concept...

  • ImagiNation – 100 years of visual political com...

    October 2017

    The book invites the reader to embark on a fascinating excursion into the visual history of self-determination. ImagiNation chronicles political struggles of minorities, autonomist, regionalist and pro-independence political parties from all over Europe over the past decades. The posters tell a story of political...

  • Second home buying in Europe’s peripheral regio...

    September 2017

    The development of second homes, such as vacation homes used for summer or weekend getaways, is a phenomenon that characterizes the growth of European societies. There are many reasons for the existence of second homes and they have evolved over time. The dominance of...

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Apr 18 2018

Coppieters turns 10 at #Coppieters18 general assembly in Bavaria

Feb 14 2018

Gender equality in a changing Europe – call for applications to Coppieters Academy 2018 is now open!

Feb 02 2018

“EU is based on democracy, rule of law & human rights. When you ignore self-determination, you ignore all three,” says de Zayas

Jan 29 2018

“Diversity shouldn’t only be a nice slogan,” Loránt Vincze (FUEN) warns the European Commission

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Stateless nations and media landscapes: Is a national co...

Around Europe, minority and lesser-used languages are being diluted and submerged within or...


ImagiNation – 100 years of visual political commun...

The book invites the reader to embark on a fascinating excursion into...


Second home buying in Europe’s peripheral regions

The development of second homes, such as vacation homes used for summer...


Size, Efficiency and Equality: Successful Cases in the G...

The growth of inequality in OECD countries has a long history, and...