The programmes of the Robert Schuman Centre conduct theoretical, normative, analytical and applied policy-oriented research in a number of domains, in line with the research agenda of the Centre.
European Union Democracy Observatory
An independent and interdisciplinary academic organisation whose declared goal is to produce a permanent and periodic assessment of democratic practices within the EU.
Florence School of Regulation
A centre of excellence for regulatory policy in crucial sectors of the European economy: Energy and Climate, Communications & Media, Transport and Water.
Middle East Directions
A programme devoted to analysing the turbulent changes currently taking place in the Middle East and their impact on the region, its peoples, and its relationship with Europe.
Florence School of Banking & Finance
A European platform bringing together practitioners and academics from the Banking and Finance sector to develop a common culture of regulation and supervision in the European Union.
Global Governance Programme
The Programme aims to carry out research on the regional and international governance developments and challenges and engage with the world of practice through policy dialogue.
Migration Policy Centre
The Centre conducts advanced policy-oriented research on global migration, asylum and mobility and serves governance needs at European and global levels.
See also Completed Projects.