“After Brexit and this election (Donald Trump), everything is now possible. A world is collapsing before our eyes” — Gérard Araud
"Crises and deadlocks when they occur have at least this advantage, that they force us to think" — Jawaharlal Nehru
“Mis ideas son de una lógica indiscutible; lo único que me hace dudar es que no hayan sido aplicadas anteriormente” — Antoni Gaudí
The Observatori de Política Exterior Europea, created in 2001, is a research group within the Institut Barcelona d’Estudis Internacionals, recognised as a consolidated research group by the AGAUR (Agencia de Gestió d’Ajuts Universitaris i de Recerca).
The Observatori and its researchers are a reference in the field of European foreign policy research.
They work regularly with international academic networks and have participated in research projects under the EU’s 5th, 6th and 7th Framework Programmes and the EU’s Horizon 2020 Programme.