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European Conference 2024: Are we ready for the EU of 30+?

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Yearbook of Slovakia’s Foreign Policy

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CEEasia Forum 2024

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22nd Annual Review Conference on Foreign and European Policy of the Slovak Republic

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CEEC 2023: Central European Energy Conference

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Scenario of Slovakia’s foreign policy after the 2023 elections – SFPA perspective

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Conference: Women in Diplomacy

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Slovak Foreign Policy Association

The Slovak Foreign Policy Association is a foreign policy think-tank based in Bratislava, Slovakia. Since 1993 our mission has been to conduct high-quality, independent research and, on the basis of that research, to provide innovative practical recommendations for policy- and decision-makers.

Analysis and consulting

Expert advice for making qualified decisions.

Research and publications

Research activity in the field of foreign policy.

Development cooperation

Projects aimed at democratization and European integration of the Balkan and Eastern Partnership countries.

Events

Organizing discussions and conferences on current foreign policy topics.

Education

Educational activities in schools and for the general public.

Cooperation with the media

Outputs for media and operation of the portal zahranicnapolitika.sk.

News

Think Visegrad Fellowship
Think Visegrad Fellowship

Eight vis­it­ing fel­low­ships will be avail­able for Summer/Autumn/Winter of 2024. Each of the core net­work think tanks (see list below) will host one non-V4 expert fel­low.

Slovakia’s foreign policy after the elections as envisaged by the SFPA: Three scenarios
Slovakia’s foreign policy after the elections as envisaged by the SFPA: Three scenarios

The parliamentary elections of 30 September 2023 will have a direct impact on domestic policy and individual sectors. They will also shape Slovakia's foreign, European, and security policy for the next few years at least. Experts at the SFPA have created three post-election scenarios for these three policy areas, drawing on the available sources and their own expertise.

Diplomatic duo: Empowering young women to enter diplomacy through job-shadowing
Diplomatic duo: Empowering young women to enter diplomacy through job-shadowing

Paring of 16 talented students with 16 esteemed diplomats for a unique job-shadowing experience.

Events

13.05.2024, 09:00  
Bratislava
European Conference 2024: Are we ready for the EU of 30+?
European Conference 2024: Are we ready for the EU of 30+?

A yearly European conference in Slovakia each year focuses on different topics, based on what is currently the most relevant within the EU affairs. In 2022, Conference on the Future of Europe was addressed, while in 2023, the focus shifted towards the Russian aggression against Ukraine. In 2024, the issue of further enlargement of the EU will set the agenda, as there is a variety of very topical questions to discuss. The conference will consist of four panel discussions, combining expertise from across Europe.

11.03.2024, 09:00  
Bratislava
CEEasia Forum 2024
CEEasia Forum 2024

Unity amid disruption: Charting a shared path for Europe and East Asia

Projects

Connecting networks of women in foreign, European and security policy, across the V4 states
Connecting networks of women in foreign, European and security policy, across the V4 states

Although women constitute half of the population, their participation in the implementation of foreign, European and security policy in the V4 countries is disproportionately lower compared to men. Despite substantial progress in recent decades, the representation of female expert voices is not sufficient and fair. Contributing to this imbalance are several persistent issues faced by women in all V4 states.

Sharing the Experience of the Visegrad Countries on the Regulation of Utility Services
Sharing the Experience of the Visegrad Countries on the Regulation of Utility Services

This project aims to leverage the expertise of Poland, Czechia, and Slovakia in utility service regulation to benefit Georgia.

V4 Energy Think Tank Platform
V4 Energy Think Tank Platform

V4ETTP is a platform – permanent network – of think tanks facilitating energy-related and policy-oriented research and analysis with a regional focus, building on its member institutions’ expertise in energy studies.

Publications

Slovak-Ukrainian Information Center Alexander Duleba Peter Brezáni Veronika Oravcová

The aim of this analytical output is to prepare a plan for the establishment of the Slovak-Ukrainian Cross-Border Center (SKUAC), which will offer public benefit services to regional and local public territorial administration authorities, business entities, and non-governmental organizations in the Slovak-Ukrainian border area in the fields of education, research, and professional project support in the area of territorial development and cross-border cooperation.

Partners

Nadácia EPH
PISM
OSW
IIR
Ifat
Ceid
Europeum
Euractiv
Globsec