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Europe and the Arab Spring: four seasons in one day

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The Arab Spring is happening in spite of the European Union, not thanks to it. That fact calls for a serious reappraisal of the European Neighbourhood Policy (ENP) towards our southern neighbours. The EU’s initial response, More for More (more money for more democracy) is a start. But to shape a positive outcome that appears less and less certain it might not be sufficient.

in E!Sharp, July 2012.
(Photo credit: mbaudier, Flickr)