Europe

The development of the European Community is a process which is monitored by observers worldwide. The German research institutes listed on this page, each within their respective fields of expertise, make a German contribution to examining and understanding the multifaceted construct of Europe.

European Centre for Minority Issues (ECMI)

standards of EU and applicant states and their implementation, conflict managementMore ...
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Hamburg Institute for Social Research (Hamburger Institut für Sozialforschung, HIS)

society of the German Federal Republic, theory and history of violence, nation and societyMore ...
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Institute for European Politics (Institut für Europäische Politik, IEP)

fundamental issues and institutional developments of the EU, expansion and deepening of the EU, European security and defence policy, foreign policy and security policyMore ...

Center for European Integration Studies (Zentrum für Europäische Integrationsforschung, ZEI)

legal, economic, social, cultural and political issues relating to European integrationMore ...