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.
Screening of the Great European Disaster Movie (Louvain-la-Neuve, 24 February 2016)
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.
After the Storm. How to Save Democracy in Europe? (Louvain-la-Neuve, 25 November 2015)
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).