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Transworld


TRANSWORLD is a consortium of 13 academic and research centres from the EU, the US and Turkey formed to research the evolution of the transatlantic relationship and its role in shaping global governance architectures. TRANSWORLD is a project mainly funded under the European Union’s 7th Framework Programme that is going to unfold for three and a half years, started in March 2012. More...

Jul 102014
 

What do Americans and Europeans think about the role their countries should play in the world, and what about transatlantic relations? A number of Transworld studies analyze the evolution of US and European public opinion in the last two decades. The studies not only focus on different policy domains – economy, security, environment and climate [...]

 Posted by on July 10, 2014
Jul 032014
 
Results from the Transatlantic Elites Survey (TES)

On 1 July 2014, the FP7 TRANSWORLD project debriefed members of the European External Action Service and of Commission services working on transatlantic relations about the results of the TRANSWORLD Elites Survey. This survey explores how American and European elites perceive transatlantic relations and the policies that should be pursued to address the main global [...]

 Posted by on July 3, 2014
Jun 112014
 

A workshop on pulling the threads together was held in Istanbul on 9-10 June 2014 at Sabanci University. The workshop was organized by Meltem Muftuler-Bac, the work package leader at Sabanci University. WP6 activities consist of research that focused on the main dynamics in ‘governance’ while also taking a deep look into both global and [...]

 Posted by on June 11, 2014
Apr 112014
 

Transworld’s Steering Committee met in Rome on April 11 to discuss achievements and the work ahead of the project. It started with a review of the progress of WPs2-5 final papers. In this respect, the SteCom allowed for a productive exchange ideas and suggestions for further elaboration. Then it moved on to WP6 on Transatlantic [...]

 Posted by on April 11, 2014