Cunningham speaks on European Union enlargement, March 11
Posted March 6, 2003; 03:35 p.m.
Cunningham, director of the press and public affairs office at the European Commission Delegation in New York, will present a lecture titled "EU Enlargement: The Challenges Ahead" at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 11, in 16 Robertson Hall.
He is expected to discuss issues relating to the addition of new members to the European Union in his talk, which is sponsored by the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs . At a summit in Copenhagen last year, the EU endorsed its expansion from 15 to 25 countries in 2004. Most of the additional countries are former Communist states.
Cunningham is responsible for building the European Union's profile and image at the United Nations as well as representing the views of the European Commission in the tri-state area.
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