The Royal Institute for International Relations is an independent think-tank based in Brussels. Egmont is a partner in SANDERA (Security and Defence in the European Research Area), a project funded by the European Commission under the 7th Framework Programme. The Institute offers a forum to visiting Heads of State, Heads of government, representatives of international organisations, foreign ministers and other political figures.
• Created a catalogue of international trade partnerships to forecast multilateral intervention in international crises
• Developed real-time documentation and records of critical events in North Africa during the height of the Arab Spring
• Attended meetings at the European Commission, European Parliament, and EU foreign policy think tanks