Public Events, Conferences

The Atlantic Dialogues
. Opening session: “The New Atlantic Equation: Convergence, Cooperation, and Partnerships”

 From 24-27th October 2014, at Marrakesh, Morocco. Title of the discussion: The New Atlantic Equation: Convergence, Cooperation, and Partnerships For the last century, the transatlantic relationship has been the most important partnership for both Europe and the United States. It has served as the foundation for global security, economic prosperity, Read more

Commitments, Alliance of Civilizations

The cowardice of peace versus the courage of war

Just like every year, a month ago New York hosted the beginning of the international political “rentrée”. Heads of State and Government, together with ministers, diplomats and civil society representatives, gather in this city to confront ideas, put forward actions and channel world governance. This year, the agenda focused mainly Read more

Commitments, Sustainable development

Fifth SDSN Leadership Council Meeting

On September 19-20, 2014, the SDSN Leadership Council, which I am a member, convened at Columbia University in New York. The meeting focused on the SDSN contributions to the SDGs, Financing for Development, and Climate Change; expanding the SDSN networks; SDSN Solutions Initiatives; operationalizing long-term transformations to sustainable development; and Read more