Introduction: A Simplistic Debate
Dr. Kurt Huebner, Jean Monnet Chair for European Integration and Global Political Economy, represents the IES at the CETA Civil Society Conference on August 3 where Canada's Chief Trade Negotiator Steve Verheul will give a statement about the current state of the ongoing negotiations. Dr. Huebner participates in those DFAIT discussion rounds since the launch of the CETA project between EU and Canada. Learn more about CETA in: Kurt Huebner (ed.): Europe, Canada and the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement, Routledge 2011.
EMGIP - Bundestag offers internship opportunities for U.S. and Canadian students in the German parliament, the Bundestag. The internships are 2 months long in positions matching the student’s interest and experience. Interns will be placed within the Verwaltung, preferably with a Sekretariat working for their preferred Ausschuss. Asides from contributing to the respective offices, interns have the opportunity to study legislative and administrative procedures in the German parliament.