Orsolya Raczova

Orsolya Raczova is a research fellow at GLOBSEC Policy Institute. She is currently focusing on EU-level political and policy developments, particularly in the area of security, migration and Brexit. She previously worked as a political risk analyst at Global Risk Insights, as a research fellow at a Hungarian NGO, as a program coordinator at the Berlin-based Institute for Cultural Diplomacy, and as a public relations assistant at Publicis Consultants Budapest. Moreover, she was a trainee at the European Central Bank and the European Parliament. Raczova holds an MA in Non-Proliferation and International Security from King’s College London, an MSc in Politics and Communication from the London School of Economics, a BA in International Business Relations from Oxford Brookes University, and a BA in International Relations from the International Business School Budapest. She also attended the Harvard University Summer School and the Mid Sweden University as an exchange student.

Is Europe Ready to Do More on Security Matters?

Jul 17, 2019

The notion of a stronger European security framework is gaining momentum again. While the history of the Common Security and Defence Policy (CSDP) goes back to the Western European Union, more recent initiatives include 11 member states calling for a new defense policy and a more majority-based decision-making procedure to...

Brexit: The Countdown Has Begun

Sep 26, 2018

The window to agree on an exit deal between Britain and the EU is closing. The United Kingdom is due to leave the European Union on March 29, 2019, but because of the necessary ratification procedures of an agreement, the plan was to reach a deal by the EU summit...