Since 2014, MED has established itself as a global hub for dialogue on the Mediterranean region. The year-long initiative, co-organized by the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation and the Italian Institute for International Political Studies (ISPI), aims at drafting a positive agenda for the Mediterranean region.
Sachs: Migration in the Mediterranean region, what EU is missing – Jeffrey D. Sachs, Director of the Earth Institute, elaborate on the link between conflict, economic disparity, and migrations
Gottemoeller: NATO is “totally committed” in the Mediterranean – Former Deputy Secretary General of NATO, Rose Gottemoller, underlines the commitment of the Atlantic Alliance to strengthening security in the Mediterranean region.
Maiteeg: Mediterranean is a sea uniting us, rather than dividing – Ahmed Omar Maiteeg, Vice President of the Libyan Presidential Council, highlights the importance of the political and economic relationships between Italy and Libya.
Yehoshua: Mediterranean, the need of a common identity – The Israeli writer, Abraham B. Yehoshua, underlines the common elements of identities across the Mediterranean region.
Al Jaafari: Iraq’s policy is to not interfere. And not letting others do – Former Minister of Iraq, Ibrahim al-Jaafari, discusses on the diplomacy of Iraq and its precarious position within the MENA region.