Europe and its institutions

Monday 20 June 2016

José Manuel Barroso, Nicolas Bratza and José María Aznar consider the European Union's systems and human rights protections

The UK referendum on EU membership has brought the role of European institutions and human rights protections into sharp focus.

Discussing a range of related issues, including transnational cooperation, national sovereignty, appropriate regulation and the European Convention on Human Rights, are: José Manuel Barroso, Past President of the European Commission; Sir Nicolas Bratza, former President of the European Court of Human Rights; and José María Aznar, Past President of the Spanish Government.