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Heads of State - Keynote Speech

"Talking Cultural Diplomacy"

Aleqa Hammond (Former Prime Minister of Greenland)

"The Arctic in the Middle of a New Sea Route" - A Keynote Address by Aleqa Hammond (Former Prime Minister of Greenland)
June 14th, 2018

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"Smart Power & Soft Power in the 21st Century World: Lessons from the Experience of Iceland" A Keynote Address by Olafur Ragnar Grimsson (Former President of Iceland)
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"Smart Power & Soft Power in the 21st Century World: Lessons from the Experience of Iceland" A Panel Discussion with Olafur Ragnar Grimsson (Former President of Iceland)
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"How to create an Inclusive Labor Market for All" - A Keynote Address by Fredrik Reinfeldt (Former Prime Minister of Sweden)
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"The Art and Science of Negotiation: The Diplomatic Engineering. A Case Study: How Switzerland facilitated the Entry of the Russian Federation to the World Trade Organisation"
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"Brexit : How to go about it , and what direction for the E.U when it happens?" - A Keynote Address by Brian Cowen (Former Prime Minister of Ireland)
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"Africa: Does Europe Possess the Political Will?" - A Keynote Address by Matti Vanhanen (Former Prime Minister of Finland)
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"Sustainable Business and Responsible Investments in The Face Of Climate Change, Human Insecurities, and Unfettered Capitalism"
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"A New Phase of Development: Perspectives for the Next Decade" - A Keynote Address by Rosen Plevneliev (Former President of Bulgaria)
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"The Arctic in the Middle of a New Sea Route" - A Keynote Address by Aleqa Hammond (Former Prime Minister of Greenland)
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“Respect for Culture means Respect for Human Dignity"
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“Western Balkans, from a Theatre of Hatred and Wars into a Chance of Coexistence and Understanding: Challenges and Addresses”
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“EU and EAEU: a Crossroad or Terminus? The Role of Cultural Diplomacy”
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“The Global State of Democracy & the value of Cultural Diplomacy”
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"Utilizing Cultural Diplomacy to Unite the World's Cultures before Hard Power takes the Lead"
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Albania’s Contribution in Strengthening the Regional Dialogue and Cooperation by Promoting its European Orientation and Values
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Migration in Europe and European Cultural Diplomacy: A Challenge
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Europe of Common Interests or Common Values?
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"Balkans – a Potential Key Spot for Intercultural Dialog"
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"The UK, Brexit and the EU – A Maltese Perspective"
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"How to Save a Dialog in the Context of the Growing Number of Wars & the Socio-Economic Consequences"
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"Finding the Best Governance Model to Reduce Poverty and Protect Human Rights"
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“Do we need a New Paradigm in Europe’s Future?”
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“Our Values when facing Immigration and Extremism : A Maltese Perspective”
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“Peace and Reconciliation in Our Times in Africa and the Contribution of Cultural Diplomacy to Build the Bridge”
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Keynote address (ICD House of Arts and Culture; January 20th).
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Keynote address (Bucharest; November 19th – 21st, 2014).
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The Annual Conference on Cultural Diplomacy in Bucharest "25 Years since the Fall of the Berlin Wall in Central and Eastern Europe: Looking Back, Looking Forward” (Bucharest; November 19th – 21st, 2014).
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The Annual Conference on Cultural Diplomacy in Bucharest "25 Years since the Fall of the Berlin Wall in Central and Eastern Europe: Looking Back, Looking Forward” (Bucharest; November 19th – 21st, 2014).
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The Annual Conference on Cultural Diplomacy in Bucharest "25 Years since the Fall of the Berlin Wall in Central and Eastern Europe: Looking Back, Looking Forward” (Bucharest; November 19th – 21st, 2014).
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The Annual Conference on Cultural Diplomacy in Bucharest "25 Years since the Fall of the Berlin Wall in Central and Eastern Europe: Looking Back, Looking Forward” (Bucharest; November 19th – 21st, 2014).
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The Annual Conference on Cultural Diplomacy in Bucharest "25 Years since the Fall of the Berlin Wall in Central and Eastern Europe: Looking Back, Looking Forward” (Bucharest; November 19th – 21st, 2014).
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The Annual Conference on Cultural Diplomacy in Bucharest "25 Years since the Fall of the Berlin Wall in Central and Eastern Europe: Looking Back, Looking Forward” (Bucharest; November 19th – 21st, 2014).
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Keynote address (Bucharest; November 19th – 21st, 2014).
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Keynote address (Bucharest; November 19th – 21st, 2014).
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Keynote address (Bucharest; November 19th – 21st, 2014).
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"Keynote Address" (Berlin; November 7th - 10th, 2014)
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"After 25 Years: the New Challenges for Peace and Security" (Berlin; November 7th - 10th, 2014)
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"The Core of Europe" (Berlin; November 7th - 10th, 2014)
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"EU - Divided Unit" (Berlin; November 7th - 10th, 2014)
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"Overcoming Barriers of Building Culture of Peace" (Berlin; November 7th - 10th, 2014)
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"Malta's Experience during the Libya Conflict -- a Humanitarian Response to Conflict" - (Madrid, Spain; July 16th, 2014)
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"Waiting for peace the Pending Peace" Symposium) - (Madrid, Spain; July 15th, 2014)
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The Montenegro Symposium on International Law & Human Rights - (Cetinje, Montenegro; July 8th - 10th, 2014)
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"An Interdisciplinary Analysis of the Role of International Law in Promoting Human Rights" symposium (Cetinje, Montenegro; July 9th, 2014)
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Symposium on Cultural Diplomacy in Southeast Europe - (Zagreb; July 1st, 2014)
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"The Future has the Flavor of the Past"- (Rome, Italy; April 2nd, 2014)
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The Hon. José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero (Former Prime Minister of Spain) "Peace and Dialogue among Civilizations" - (Rome, Italy; April 1st, 2014)
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"Religious Communities, Dialogue and Conflict Resolution" - (Rome, Italy; March 31st, 2014)
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"Culture as the Foundation of Sustainable Development"- (Berlin; December 17th - 21st, 2013)
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"Peace, Prosperity and Progress: How Cultural Diplomacy drives Transatlantic Relationships in the 21st Century" - (Berlin; December 17th - 21st, 2013)
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"The Latvian-European Relationship and the Role of Culture in the Foreign Policy of Latvia" - (Berlin; December 17th - 21st, 2013)
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"Growing Intensity of International Migration: Economic and Cultural Reasons" - (Berlin; December 17th - 21st, 2013)
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Cultural Diplomacy & Cross Continental Cooperation: Building Bridges for a United Global Community" - (Berlin; December 17th - 21st, 2013)
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"Croatia's Path to EU Accession and the Important Role of Trans-European Cooperation has Played in the Process" - (Berlin; December 17th - 21st, 2013
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"The Significance of Education and Gender Equality in the Process of Building Peace and Sustainable Society"- (Berlin; December 17th - 21st, 2013)
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"Cultural Diplomacy: An Added Value in a World Full of Antagonism" - (Berlin; December 17th - 21st, 2013)
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"Cultural Dialogue for Global Social Cohesion"- (Berlin; December 17th - 21st, 2013)
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“The Importance of Cultural Diplomacy for Successful Global Leadership" - (Berlin; December 17th - 21st, 2013)
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The Reykjavík Congress on Human Rights 2013 – (Iceland, Reykjavík, April 10th - 13th, 2013)
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"Green Growth to overcome the Financial Crisis and to create Jobs" – (Berlin, December 13th - 16th, 2012)
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"Peace Building and Reconciliation in Africa" – (Berlin, December 13th-16th, 2012)
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"Italian Cultural Diplomacy" (Rome, June 12th, 2012)
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"Political Culture: Export Product of the EU" - (Brussels, December 6th, 2011)
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"The US-Russian Relationship" (Panel Discussion with H.E President Kolinda Grabar Kitarovic (President of Croatia)