8 May 2009
ESI in Toronto: Symposium on EU and state building
Munk Centre for International Studies. Photo: flickr/stuart_spivack
Munk Centre for International Studies. Photo: flickr/stuart_spivack

ESI Deputy Chairman Kristof Bender participated at a symposium on "The European Union and State Building: Lessons for and from the Balkans", held on 8 and 9 May at the Munk Centre for International Studies of the University of Toronto. He discussed "contradictions of EU State-Building" on a panel with Florian Bieber (University of Kent) and David Chandler (University of Westminster).