The Atlantic Council strives to promote a Europe undivided, free, and prosperous through its support of the Three Seas Initiative. The Initiative seeks to bolster investment in Central and Eastern European transportation, energy, and digital infrastructure to improve regional connectivity and bolster development. Through publications, events, and collaboration with regional governments, the Atlantic Council builds awareness for the Initiative on both sides of the Atlantic among the public and private sectors.
The Atlantic Council has been linked with the Three Seas Initiative since its inception starting with the 2014 report on “Completing Europe – From the North-South Corridor to Energy, Transportation, and Telecommunications Union.“
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EnergySource Aug 31, 2023
A Three Seas Chamber of Commerce could enhance energy diversification across Central and Eastern Europe
By Olga Khakova, Paddy Ryan, and Bailee Mathews
The Three Seas Initiative (3SI) Summit in Bucharest takes place next week. To catalyze investment and diversify away from Russian energy, the summit should establish a Three Seas Chamber of Commerce, capable of sustaining progress and unleashing the region’s full potential.
Event Recap May 25, 2022
Three Seas House at the World Economic Forum in Davos
As geopolitical turmoil shakes Central and Eastern Europe, the Three Seas Initiative can play a critical role in stabilizing the region. The Atlantic Council hosted seven panel discussions at the Three Seas House at the World Economic Forum to discuss how.
The Three Seas Initiative May 6, 2021
Polish Prime Minister Morawiecki on the COVID comeback, the Three Seas Initiative, and where the US is falling short
By Atlantic Council
The Polish leader joined the Atlantic Council’s EU-US Future Forum to discuss ways to improve the transatlantic relationship, and the challenges and opportunities in Central Europe.
New Atlanticist Jul 1, 2021
Policy memo: A digital agenda for the Three Seas Initiative Summit
By Frances Burwell, Jörn Fleck, James Batchik, and Luka Ignac
The Three Seas nations should invest in digital infrastructure, nurture emerging technologies, and amplify the region’s voice on policy. Here’s how.
The Three Seas Initiative Nov 12, 2021
Romania’s foreign minister on ‘bridging [the] connectivity gap’ with the Three Seas Initiative
By Atlantic Council
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Romania Bogdan Aurescu spoke at an Atlantic Council roundtable on security and cooperation in the Black Sea region.
Report Oct 28, 2020
Digitalization in Central and Eastern Europe: Building regional cooperation
By The Atlantic Council Task Force on Digitalization in Central and Eastern Europe and the Three Seas Initiative
Digitalization has been heralded as “the next engine of growth” for the economies of Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) and the idea that digitalization can transform the region’s economic model has never been more relevant than amid the current coronavirus pandemic.
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