Find out more about our in-depth projects and special programmes

European Young Leaders
What do a microbiologist, an entrepreneur, a journalist and a Member of Parliament have in common? They are all European Young Leaders who are engaged in making Europe a global champion for a better world.
State of Europe - annual roundtable
Now celebrating its 15th anniversary, State of Europe is an invite-only roundtable that brings together the best minds across a range of fields. Global protagonists and decision-makers break out of their comfort zones and delve deep into the critical issues affecting Europe.
Debating Security Plus
Debating Security Plus (DS+) is a unique global online brainstorm that aims to yield concrete recommendations in the area of security and defence.
Development Policy Forum
The Development Policy Forum (DPF) led by Friends of Europe brings together a number of crucial development actors.
Housing Solutions Platform
The Housing Solutions Platform is a new, expertise- and practice-driven initiative to identify, debate and promote innovative solutions for affordable housing in Europe.