Tag: Eastern Partnership

L’Invité D&B: The EU’s conditionality and fighting Euroscepticism in Eastern Partnership

The variety of Euroscepticism in the EU's Eastern Neighborhood is growing as political contacts intensify, and European practices expand. The increased visibility of the EU in the region accentuates various forms of Euroscepticism. These stem from the reactions of authoritarian or hybrid regimes to European intentions to democratically reform its Eastern European neighbors. However, the most visible Euroscepticism arises from Russian geopolitical discourse, amplified by Russian disinformation. By Dionis Cenusa

L’Invité D&B: On the effects of the Pandemic – between European solidarity and the Eastern neighbourhood’s resilience

The EU openly recognizes that the resilience of its Eastern neighbours is a priority. The Covid-19 crisis demonstrates how important it is to coordinate actions both within the EU and between Brussels and its eastern neighbourhood.

L’Invité D&B: “Macronization” of EU-Russia ties and effects on Eastern neighborhood

Macron's rehabilitation of relations with Russia without its political transformation, preceded by the liberation of the Ukrainian territory, may result in a robust Russian emphasis on European integration in the EU's eastern neighbourhood.

RFI: Depuis le “bezviz”, les frontières de l’Ukraine avec l’UE embouteillées

Intervention dans la séquence “Bonjour l’Europe”, sur RFI, le 05/11/2018 L’Ukraine a obtenu une libéralisation du régime de visas Schengen en juin 2017. Ses citoyens n’ont plus besoin de visas pour voyager dans l’espace de 26 pays européens dont la France pendant trois mois. Mais depuis cette décision, la situation aux frontières terrestres s’est compliquée. ...

L’Invité D&B: Decay of EU-Moldova relations until a new electoral test

By Dionis Cenuşa° – initially published on IPN ° Dionis Cenuşa is a political scientist from Moldova who works as Program Director on Energy Security at the Independent Economic Think-tank “Expert-Group”, based in Chisinau. It is for now hard to anticipate if the EU will shrink the dialogue with Chisinau if the elections of 2019 are unjust ...

L’Invité D&B: Regeneration of Putin regime and implications for EaP and Moldova

By Dionis Cenuşa° – initially published on IPN ° Dionis Cenuşa is a political scientist from Moldova who works as Program Director on Energy Security at the Independent Economic Think-tank “Expert-Group”, based in Chisinau. After the renewal of Vladimir Putin’s term in office, the main interest of Russia in Moldova will be to test the sustainability of ...

L’Invité D&B: Diagnosis of oligarchy in Moldova, Ukraine and Georgia and de-oligarchization solutions

By Dionis Cenuşa° – initially published on IPN ° Dionis Cenuşa is a political scientist from Moldova who works as Program Director on Energy Security at the Independent Economic Think-tank “Expert-Group”, based in Chisinau. The European integration and related reforms can play a very important role in the de-oligarchization of the given countries, but without success if ...

L’invité D&B: Absorption of Western Balkans in Europe and spiral of “unionism” in Moldova

By Dionis Cenuşa° – initially published on IPN ° Dionis Cenuşa is a political scientist from Moldova who works as Program Director on Energy Security at the Independent Economic Think-tank “Expert-Group”, based in Chisinau. The distancing of Moldova from the European project can determine a radical review of the opinion of Moldovans with dual nationality, who do ...

RFI: Des politiciens européens corrompus pour promouvoir Ianoukovitch?

Papier diffusé dans les journaux de la matinale, sur RFI, le 25.02.2018 L’enquête sur l’ingérence russe dans les élections présidentielles américaines de 2016 a encore une fois des répercussions en Europe, et en Ukraine plus particulièrement. L’enquêteur spécial du FBI, Robert Mueller, a accusé l’ancien chef de campagne de Donald Trump, d’avoir payé des hommes ...

L’invité D&B: Moldova and position of EaP leader between forced reforms and advantage of regional comparison

By Dionis Cenuşa° – initially published on IPN ° Dionis Cenuşa is a political scientist from Moldova who works as Program Director on Energy Security at the Independent Economic Think-tank “Expert-Group”, based in Chisinau. As long as the European conditionality is unable to generate a transformation in the political elites, the real advancing of democracy and the European ...