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Governance in EU foreign policy: exploring small state influence
It is often stated that small states are not left much choice other than to accept the authority of large states in European Union (EU) foreign policy. This article argues that they may indeed beExpand
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EU Foreign Policy: Exploring the integrative potential of the Lisbon Treaty
Even though European foreign policy has gone far beyond the aggregation of national foreign policies, it still remains far short of an integrated common policy. The multi-pillar, multi-level andExpand
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Buitenlands beleid in België: beleid onder binnenlandspolitieke druk
Na de verkiezingen van 10 juni 2007 kende Belgie een langdurige periode van politiek immobilisme. Aanhoudende communautaire disputen leidden tot een aanslepende regeringsvorming, die alle politiekeExpand
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Het roterende voorzitterschap na Lissabon: op zoek naar een nieuwe rol binnen het EU buitenlands beleid: analyse van het Belgische voorzitterschap van de raad
The Treaty of Lisbon has introduced major changes in the area of the European Union’s external relations. Aiming at establishing a stable and unified representation and leadership of EU foreignExpand
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A Small Member State and European Foreign Policy: Shaping or Taking? The Case of Belgium and the African Great Lakes
The European integration process has altered the conditions under which national foreign policies in Europe are made. Departing from this assumption, this article explores whether and under whatExpand
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Van G8 naar G20: wordt de stem van kleine EU-landen gehoord?
Thijs Van de Graaf, Dries Lesage, Skander Nasra, Jan Orbie & Mattias Vermeiren argue that the top-level meetings of the G20 in Washington (November 2008) and London (April 2009), and the apparentExpand
The EU in the G8 System: Assessing EU Member States' Involvement
Even though the role of the European Union (EU) in international organizations has generated increasing academic and political interest, scant attention has been devoted to the EU’s participation inExpand
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