Leading European experts and politicians, including German Foreign Minister Steinmeier, told DW-WORLD.DE how they expect the newest round of European soul searching to end and shared their personal visions for Europe.
What issues are important for the European Union? How will it succeed in becoming stronger and more efficient? What kind of Europe does the world need -- if it needs one at all?
These were the questions leading European politicians and experts answered in a series of exclusive DW-WORLD.DE essays designed to kick start a debate over the continent's future.