French-German perspective on the future of Europe


Brexit, migration crisis, populism, rule of law backsliding … The EU is facing unprecedented challenges which, more than ever, call for enhanced European cooperation to better address the needs and expectations of our citizens.

Together with German Ambassador, Dr Hans-Jürgen Heimsoeth, French Ambassador to Sweden, David Cvach, will discuss the issue of Europe’s future with the students of Umea University. For this occasion, they will lay out the vision of both Germany and France for a greater European integration. Last but not least, they will present the initiative on citizen consultations, aimed at triggering a vast debate on the future of Europe