Bringing the greater European family together: New perspectives on the European Political Community

Authors:Hans Kribbe, Sébastien Lumet, Luuk van Middelaar
Date:26 May 2023
Document type:Policy reports

After Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, ‘Europe’ seems to rediscover its forgotten diplomatic guise of a club of sovereign states sharing a continent. The most puzzling manifestation of this renewed awareness has been the establishment of the European Political Community, a new meeting forum for the greater European family. Ahead of the EPC’s second summit on 1 June in Moldova, the Brussels Institute for Geopolitics assesses – in its very first publication – the body’s nature, purpose and possible future.

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