The ANU Centre for European Studies conducts a number of projects as part of the Jean Monnet Activities scheme administered by the European Commission.
Current Jean Monnet activities
EU Migration & Integration Network (1 September 2017 – 31 August 2020)
This academic network, entitled Policy, Politics, Culture: Migration and Integration (PPCEUMI) focuses on the study of third-country migrant integration in the European Union through the lenses of politics, policy, governance and culture. It brings together the work of an array of expert scholars from a number of institutions around the world.
Centre of Excellence for EU - Australia Economic Cooperation (1 September 2018 – 31 August 2021)
This authoritative and independent research centre is dedicated to expanding the understanding of European Union-Australia trade and progressing this bilateral relationship further.
Third Country Engagement with EU Trade Policy (1 September 2018 – 31 August 2020)
This project seeks to explore and improve understanding of the European Union's evolving trade policy and its implications for third countries, including Australia and countries in the Asia-Pacific region.
EU - Australia Trade in Services (1 September 2018 – 31 August 2020)
This project focuses on planned services trade liberalisation negotiations between Australia, New Zealand and the European Union through a quantitative analysis of current services trade restrictions.
Energy Policy Workshop (1 September 2018 – 31 August 2020)
This project aims to explore and provide clear readily available materials on European Union energy security concerns, with a specific focus on the role of Russia, and implications for Australia.
Water Policy Innovation Hub (1 September 2018 – 31 August 2020)
This two-year network project brings together scholars across different continents, different disciplines and different academic experience levels in order to build capacity in studying European Union water policy innovation.
Europa Policy Labs (1 September 2017 – 31 August 2019)
This two-year Policy Lab series aims to challenge the policy status quo and encourage innovative and responsible policies that benefit the European Union and Australia, focusing on areas such as environment, trade and migration.
Understanding Geographical Indications (1 September 2017 – 28 February 2019)
This project seeks to collect and strategically assess all the available empirical evidence on the practical implications of Geographical Indications.
Completed Jean Monnet activities
Understanding EU Trade: Stakeholder Training (1 September 2017 – 31 August 2018)
This project aims to help Australian policymakers, industry and civil society understand European Union trade policy through training workshops and printed resources.