30.04.2009 All News
Final Seminar in Brussels and Bruges successfully finished! By providing unique learning experience with regard to international affairs and European Union issues in particular through academic and practical training to an interdisciplinary group of graduate students, the fourth edition of Leadership Development Programme - Southeast Europe and EU has been finished. Final seminar with the award ceremony took place in Brussels and Bruges, from 18 to 22 April. This six-day seminar gave the participants valuable insights into the Brussels EU scene and NATO’s activities. Participants visited European Commission, Council of Europe and European Parliament and the NATO and had an opportunity to develop contacts with professionals from the headquarters. Think tank scene in Brussels was introduced to participants through panel discussions with the leading thinkers from these organisations and their feeds on the current state of play in EU affairs.
The final seminar was also chance to thank Lord Roper, Member of the British House of Lords, for taking his role as Academic Deanof the Programme during the last three years in such a remarkable manner, and to warmly welcome Ms Judy Batt as new Academic Dean for the fourth edition of the programme.Southeast Europe and the EU – Leadership Development Programme is an academic cooperation initiated to support the integration process in Southeast Europe, through partnership of the Development Office of the College of Europe, the TRANSFUSE Association (Berlin) and the European Fund for the Balkans.To see more www.seeyoungleaders.org