Bringing Europe's Leaders Together

Club of Three

Our mission

The Club of Three is a Franco-German-British leadership initiative which aims to:

  • Encourage the exchange of new ideas at the highest level on how to tackle the greatest threats and challenges of our time
  • Enhance dialogue between senior figures from business, politics, the media and academia in France, Germany and the UK
  • Strengthen the relationships between “the Three” and with other European and international partners outside of official communication channels
  • Generate strategic thinking on Europe’s future following the British referendum decision for the UK to leave the European Union

Club of Three Webinar

Ukraine, NATO, and the EPC: A Fresh Start for Europe and Turkey Relations?


The Club of Three and Istanbul-based Global Relations Forum (GRF) held a joint webinar taking stock of Europe and Turkey relations on 12 December. The main speakers included Selim Yenel (President of GRF); Hürcan Aslı Aksoy (Deputy Head of the Centre for Applied Turkey Studies at SWP); and Charles Grant (Director of the Centre for European Reform)