What’s Happening In This European Council Summit?
Our Director of the Institute for Diplomacy and International Governance, Professor Helen Drake, has written an article for the Huffington Post about this week’s European Council Summit.
Summit diplomacy is highly scripted and coded, and departures from the norm are avoided at all costs for fear of destabilizing the international order
Helen’s article provides an insight into the codes and expectations of today’s meeting: ‘What’s Happening in this European Council Summit’.
Read the full article on the Huffington Post.
Helen Drake is research leader for The UK in a Changing Europe and Professor of French and European Studies. Since 2016, Helen has undertaken a series of high-profile research projects surrounding the UK’s departure from the European Union, referred to most commonly as ‘Brexit’.
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