The EU and Russia: What kind of neighbours?

september, 2019

201917sep5:00 pm7:00 pmThe EU and Russia: What kind of neighbours?5:00 pm - 7:00 pm Mary Sumner House, 24 Tufton Street, SW1P 3RB Event Organized By: Global Policy Institute, Federal Trust & Konrad Adenauer Foundation London


Event Details

This event is organised by the Global Policy Institute in partnership with the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung and the Federal Trust.

Venue: Mary Sumner House, 24 Tufton Street, London SW1P 3RB

Date/Time: 17 September 2019, 17.00 – 19.00, followed by a reception

RSVP by email to, or by phone on +44 (0)24 7765 1102.

At this event, our panel of experts will analyse the state of relations between Russia and its European neighbours from a Russian, a European and a British perspective; and assess whether there are aspects of this relationship that can or should be improved.


Sir Rodric Braithwaite GCMG
Former British Ambassador to Moscow (1988 – 1992); Author of “Across the Moscow River: The World Turned Upside Down”; “Moscow 1941: A City and Its People at War” and “Afgantsy: The Russians in Afghanistan, 1979–89”

Mary Dejevksy
Writer and Broadcaster

Dr Maxine David
Lecturer in European Studies at Leiden University and Research Fellow at the Global Europe Centre, University of Kent

Dr Stanislav Secrieru
Senior Analyst, European Union Security Studies Institute

Further speakers to be announced.



(Tuesday) 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm


Mary Sumner House

24 Tufton Street, SW1P 3RB