December 21, 2021

Women and Leadership in EU defence and security debates

A discussion with Ilana Bet-El

In this new episode Ilana Bet-El welcomes Dr. Hannah Neumann, member of the European Parliament for the Greens and member of its subcommittee on security and defence, and Joanneke Balfoort, Director of Security and Defence Policy at the European External Action Service (EEAS).

This discussion takes us behind the scenes of EU institutions and their debates on defence and security, the realities of women in senior positions in European organisations, and the role of the EU in defence and security. Lots of ideas and insights, and reflections on how women could bring their voices to these debates on a broader basis.

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This episode features:

Ilana Bet-El

Ilana Bet-El

WIIS Advisory Board member

Hannah Neumann

Hannah Neumann

Member of the European Parliament for the Greens and subcommittee on security and defence,

Joanneke Balfoort

Joanneke Balfoort

Director of Security and Defence Policy at the European External Action Service



Music: Free from copyright
Production: Free Range Productions, Florence Ferrando

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