EU Turkey Relations: changing the rules of the game?
Thursday, Nov 16 2017
Turkey’s relationship with the European Union is not without challenges and changes. The recent years have been characterised by different points of friction such as the agreement on refugees or the debate on accession to the European bloc. In this context, the Toledo International Centre for Peace, in cooperation with the Royal Elcano Institute and with the support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation of Spain, organised a closed-door meeting, with the participation of experts on Turkey as well as representatives of the EU, Think Tanks, Universities and the private sector. The m Read more...
Israel / Palestine in the Trump era: the question of Jerusalem
Tuesday, Jul 4 2017
On July 3-4, 2017, the Toledo International Centre for Peace, in cooperation with the Elcano Royal Institute, organised a roundtable under the title: “Israel / Palestine in the Trump era: the question of Jerusalem”. The meeting, which was held under the sponsorship of the Spanish Ministry of Defense and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, involved the participation of key international experts and political representatives from the Middle East. Participants included Shlomo Ben Ami, Nabil Fahmy, Mohammed Shtayyeh and Daniel Kurzter, among others. The purpose of the meeting was to c Read more...
Where does Turkey stand today? What are the implications of recent domestic developments on Turkey?
Thursday, Jun 15 2017
Turkey has experienced significant political changes in recent years. The referendum held on 16 April 2017, has paved the way to adopt a new presidential system that entails a departure from the parliamentarian tradition that has been at the core of its political life during last decades. In this context, CITpax, with the support of the Spanish Ministry of Defense and the Spanish Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, organised a closed-door meeting gathered panel will analyze the legacies of the past, the drastic changes of the present and the possible implications for the future Read more...