JUDr. Lívia Benko, M.A.
AIES Research Fellow
Ms. Benko has been a member of the AIES since 2015. Her research interests and publications include regional stability in Central Europe (especially in the Visegrad countries), Austria's participation in the Three Seas Initiative, and the Central European Defense Cooperation (CEDC) format.
Ms. Benko is the author of several publications focusing on the above-mentioned areas of expertise. She co-authored an article published in the Martens Centre-European View volume titled "The Impact of Demographic Trends in Africa on Europe."
She also participated in an interview for the BBC on Austria's attitude towards Russian aggression in Ukraine.
Sinophone organisierte vom 20. bis 21. März 2019 in der Tschechischen Republik die internationale Konferenz „Wirtschaftliche und strategische Auswirkungen der 'Belt and Road'-Initiative (BRI) für Mittelosteuropa, Zentral- und Südostasien“.
Three Seas Initiative
Three Seas Initiative – Mapping National Perspectives. Editors: Andris Sprūds, Mārtiņš Vargulis, Latvian Institute of International Affairs 2022.
The rapid reactions of the Central European countries to the war in Ukraine
Lívia Benko: The rapid reactions of the Central European countries to the war in Ukraine, AIES Fokus 3/2022
The Three Seas Initiative
Velina Tchakarova, Livia Benko: The Three Seas Initiative as a Geopolitical Approach and Austria's role, AIES Fokus 11/2021
The rule of law in the European Union
Lívia Benko: The battle for the compliance with the rule of law in the European Union is not over yet, AIES Fokus 5/2021
EU-Trends in 2021
Velina Tchakarova, Michael Zinkanell, Livia Benko, Katrin Süss, Sofia Maria Satanakis, Christoph Schwarz: EU-Trends in 2021, AIES Fokus 1/2021
US leadership and Central European countries
Lívia Benko: What would the possible change in the US leadership mean for the Central European countries? AIES Fokus 12/2020
Development Aid, Migration and Conditionality
Lívia Benková: Development Aid, Migration and Conditionality – The Case of the Marshall Plan with Africa, Wilfried Martens Centre for European Studies Policy Brief Analyses, May 2020
Lívia Benková: Hungary-Orbán's project towards "illiberal democracy", AIES Fokus 2/2019
Will the EU lose the East?
Livia Benkova, Apolonija Rihtarić, Velina Tchakarova: Will the EU lose the East? AIES Studies 6 / May 2018.
The Rise of Russian Disinformation in Europe
Lívia Benková: The Rise of Russian Disinformation in Europe, AIES Fokus 3/2018
Europe‘s Response to the Migration Crisis
Lívia Benková: Europe's Response to the Migration Crisis, AIES Fokus 3/2017
The Dayton Agreement Then and Now
Lívia Benková: The Dayton Agreement Then and Now, AIES Fokus 7/2016
Has the European Union met the geopolitical challenges? Europe after the Czech Presidency
Lívia Benko participated as a speaker in the event organized by the French Institute of International Relations (IFRI) / ifri.org
EU Elections 2019
Populist forces are on the rise and can significantly influence the EU elections. AIES Research Fellow JUDr. Lívia Benková M.A. talks about the possible implications of the populist victory on the EU in the upcoming elections.
The Visegrad Group's stance on migration
By JUDr. Livia Benkova, M.A., Research Fellow