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07-03-2019 - Constitutionalism in the European Union

AFCO 12-03-2019 - 10:30
Gavel, Map of Europe and Constitution

During the AFCO meeting of 7 March, the public hearing 'Constitutionalism in the European Union and the constitutional interaction between the West and East of Europe' took place.

During this hearing the Committee heard from three experts:

  • Ms Anneli Albi, Professor of Law at Kent Law School
  • Mr Piero Graglia, Associate Professor on History of the International Relations at the School of Political, Economic and Social Sciences, Milan State University
  • Mr Kálmán Pócza, Associate professor at the Pázmány Péter Catholic University, Budapest

Location : Brussels