Governance & Society
The Role and Status of Women in Modern Society – Between Empowerment, Leadership and Gender Discrimination
The conference was designed to contribute to advancing the European agenda on gender equality, having its overall objective in keeping gender equality steadily on radar and making it a significant milestone in our future actions. There cannot be any discussion on social well-being for citizens without including the economic empowerment of women, without promoting women […]
30 Years on: Lessons from the Past, Challenges of the Present, Inspiration for the Future
The event aimed at highlighting the celebration of 30 years since the fall of communism in Central and Eastern Europe and provided an opportunity to discuss the lessons learned from the transition processes in the countries of this region and to identify ways in which similar energies can be used to further a European and […]
Institutul Aspen România și Biroul din București al German Marshall Fund of the US organizează o nouă dezbatare sub egida Team Romania pe data de 29 mai, între orele 14.00- 17:00. Organizată imediat după alegerile pentru Parlamentul European, întâlnirea Team Romania se va axa pe oportunitățile României de susținere și promovare a proiectelor de interes […]
Governance Innovation Forum
The forum aims to create a platform of expertise, good practice, and ideas in order to find innovative solutions for better governance and policy making in Romania. Government officials, business associations and leaders, technology enthusiasts and NGOs will have the chance to debate, engage and propose solutions to drive governance efficiency. Context After joining the […]
Workshop “Promoting Financial Education – Benefits, Recommendations and Best Practices”
The workshop on April 19th was the first event organized in the 2019 edition of the program and brought together relevant stakeholders in the field of financial education.
Aspen Governance & Society Program
One of the flagship programs of the Aspen Institute Romania, aiming to foster good governance and increase the social responsibility of decision-makers in Romania.
Launch of the Romania Communicates Initiative
Organized in the context of the Aspen Technology & Society Program, the event gathered key public decision-makers, private stakeholders and representatives of the non-governmental and academic sectors.
Launch of the White Paper: “Romanian Priorities and the Presidency of the Council of the EU”
Aspen Institute Romania (AIR) launched the White Paper “Romanian Priorities and the Presidency of the Council of the EU”. The event was organized with support of the European Commission Representation in Romania.
Romania Competitiveness Toward 2050: Wargaming-based Lessons and Guide
Will Romania continue to be a low-cost production hub for Europe? Or will we be inspiring others through innovation and know-how? Will Romania manage to retain and even bring back emmigrated talent and workforce? Or will we remain a handful of people in a beautiful yet dusty country somewhere in the East?