In this week's news brief: EU Priorities in 2015 and Risky Migration via the Mediterranean Sea. Please click on the featured image for the full article.
The European International Cooperation network for science and technology with Southeast Asia SEA-EU Net, in cooperation with the National Contact Point for the European Research Council in Germany and the UNU-EHS are organizing a Webinar to inform researchers from outside Europe on the possibilities provided by the European Research Council (ERC). For more information, please click on the featured image.
The EU Centre, Singapore Institute of International Affairs and the Belgian Embassy organised a public lecture by the Belgian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs H. E. Didier Reynders. The Minister spoke about “Singapore and Belgium as partners in the international coalition fighting ISIS. What are the conditions for success?” This event took place at the SIIA's premises at 60A Orchard Road, #04-03, Tower 1, The Atrium@Orchard. Please click the featured image for more information.
The EU Centre, with the support the Debate Association (Singapore), organised a one-day debate competition for polytechnics at Town Plaza, University Town, NUS on the 22 November 2014, from 9am to 4pm. For more details, please click on the featured image.
President of the European Council, Herman van Rompuy was in Singapore on 17-18 November on a working visit. During his visit, the President held a dialogue at the Singapore Management University (SMU) and delivered the Schuman Lecture at the Gala dinner organized by the European Chamber of Commerce in Singapore. For more on these events, please click on the featured image.