Paper on Values in Europe (Louvain-la-Neuve) (28 March 2019)
As part of a series of events around the topic “inhabiting our world” [“Habiter le Monde”] Wim Weymans gave a paper on 28 March 2019 at Louvain-la-Neuve on the role Values (should) play in the debate on Europe, which was followed by a lively debate.
Debate on the origins of human rights (Kortrijk) (23 October 2018)
On 23 October 2018 Wim Weymans gave a presentation followed by a debate on human rights as a central value in contemporary debate with a special focus on their history and their role in Europe (in Dutch, under the title: ‘Mensenrechten, jong en al versleten?’) in Kortrijk at the “huis van de mens”. The event was hosted by “Vorming Plus” in cooperation with Amnesty International.
UCL, Wed 24 Feb : Screening of the Great European Disaster Movie
The Chair has held a free screening of The Great European Disaster Movie on Wednesday, 24 February. The movie screening was followed by a debate (in English) between the film director, Annalisa Piras, Professor Luuk van Middelaar and Professor Anne-Lise Sibony (UCL). This has been an opportunity to discuss Europe’s current challenges.
UCL, Thu 25 November : After the Sorm. How to Save Democracy in Europe ?
Presentation of the book “After the Storm” by the editors Luuk van Middelaar and Philippe Van Parijs, followed by a discussion with André Sapir (Brueghel, ULB Bruxelles).