SIMONE VEIL: a Multifaceted Legacy on European Politics and Society
A conference marking the unveiling of the Simone Veil Research Centre for Contemporary European Studies
On April 8 and 10 2019, the Simone Veil Centre will host an international conference marking Simone Veil’s life; her impact on French and European politics and contribution to key societal issues of our time. The conference will take place at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev .
The event also serves to unveil the Centre for the Study of Politics and Society’s (CSEPS) new title ‘The Simone Veil Research Centre for Contemporary European Studies’. In 2018, CSEPS made the decision to change its name to honour the late Simone Veil.Achampion for European integration, with a firm belief in the importance of a unified continent, along with strong feminist ideals, Veil represents a truly inspirational figure for the Centre, and we are privileged to name our center after her.
The event is open to all.