Address given by Jean Monnet (Strasbourg, 11 September 1952)

On 11 September 1952, Jean Monnet, President of the High Authority of the ECSC, opens the inaugural session of the Common Assembly with an address in which he sets out the role of the first Community institutions and emphasises the importance of establishing a single market in Europe.

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Source: Speeches delivered by Monsieur Jean Monnet, President of the High Authority -at the inauguration of the High Authority on August 10th, 1952, in Luxembourg -at the opening session of the Assembly on September 11th, 1952, in Strasbourg. Strasbourg: European Coal and Steel Community, September 1952. 29 p.

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