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Monnet

Jean . 1888--1979, French economist and public servant, regarded as founding father of the European Economic Community. He was first president (1952--55) of the European Coal and Steel Community
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Jean Monnet recalled in the early days of its reform and opening up, China borrowed from the World Bank and Asia Development Bank.
Jean Monnet commands a prominent position among the Fathers of Europe, his influence in the creation of the first European Communities and further development of the organization is well known and documented.
Onestini on the following topics: Capacity building in Higher Education, Joint Masters Degrees and Individual Mobility, Jean Monnet & Marie Sklodowski-Curie action.
Yiannis Valinakis, Chair of the Jean Monnet Centre at the University of Athens, and former Deputy Foreign Minister of Greece, said that the political ideology of Ahmet Davutoglu is a dominating factor in present day Turkey, but also that the current Prime Minister's dogma of zero conflict with its neighbours has failed.
Like all technocrats, Monnet was also a born planner.
JSW Ispat owns right percent of stake and Monnet Ispat has four percent.
Nevertheless, although we should not lose sight of all the other formative influences in Jean Monnet's long and eventful life, Jean Monnet and Canada provides considerable support for the view that his early encounters with Canada and Canadians served as muses for his lifelong work on European supranational unity.
The Jean Monnet Scholarship Program is the best working program between the EU and Turkey, Bagis stressed.
Monnet produced a trilogy of experimental documentary films with three students from Southeast Collegiate in Winnipeg, a boarding school for First Nations students that incorporates traditional cultural teachings.
A seminar on the American Gothic could spend a profitable first meeting discussing the critical history Monnet provides in her introduction.
Jean Monnet, one of the founding fathers of the EU, described our predicament in the 1950s with the words: "Europe's nations should be guided towards the super-state without their people knowing what is happening.
In his new role, Schlossmacher will oversee product and investment solution areas and will report to head of Southeast Asian and Australasian Private Banking Francois Monnet.