The final conclusions from the second TARN Dialogue Event held on 21 September in Brussels are now available. During the event, academics and practitioners discussed several topics in breakout panels. Panel 1 was chaired by Deirdre Curtin (EUI) and discussed
A new TARN Working Paper entitled ‘The European Border and Coast Guard Agency Frontex Beyond Borders – The Effect of the Agency’s External Dimension’ by Vittoria Meissner has been published. The recently reformed European Border and Coast Guard Agency Frontex
A new TARN Working Paper entitled ‘Normative powers FRONTEX? Assessing agency cooperation with third countries’ by Helena Ekelund has been published. Human rights groups frequently criticise FRONTEX and the legality of the agency’s operations has been questioned in scholarly literature.
Follow the debate on EU agencies via livestream at: https://www.maastrichtuniversity.nl/events/eu-agencies-future-europe
On 12 December 2017, dr Despina Chatzimanoli (EBA) will give a TARN lecture entitled ‘Keeping up with the times: New accountability of EU financial supervisors’, with interventions by Leo Hoffmann-Axthelm (Transparency International EU) and Prof. Adrienne Héritier (EUI). The lecture will
On 6 February 2018 Professor Jens Blom-Hansen (Aarhus University) will present his paper ‘Inside the EU Commission’ at ARENA in Oslo. He will present findings from the project on “The Core of the Union: The EU Commission and the Regulation of Europe” (EUCOM).
Andreas Orator has published a new book on EU agencies in German. In this book, he substantiates possibilities for, and limits to establishing agencies under the current Treaty framework. Orator lays out a semi-flexible system of steering and control for
On 7 December 2017 from 13.15 to 17.00 TARN will co-organise a debate on the role of EU agencies in the future Europe with academics, practitioners, students and interested citizens. What do EU agencies do? Do EU agencies need to
On 20 November the TARNYRP will hold its first workshop on the topic of ‘Current and Future Challenges of EU agencification’. The workshop will focus on the place of agencies in the EU administration, the constitutional implications of EU agencification
On November 06, 2017, the IHS in Vienna hosted the second TARN lecture featuring Berndt Körner, Deputy Executive Director of Frontex. More than 30 guests listened to his interesting talk: “Integrated Border Management – an answer to the migration crisis?”.