"The Israelis and the Palestinians
have to demonstrate their commitment to the two-state solution
by taking without delay the measures needed to
prepare the ground
for the end-game."
EU High Representative for the Common Foreign and Security Policy,
ahead of Annapolis conference.
On 2007, 3 December, the first ECFR-FRIDE public event in Madrid will begin with a keynote speech by Javier Solana, the EU's High Representative for CFSP.
This will be followed by a panel discussion on Europe’s role in the world featuring Emma Bonino, Italian Minister for International Trade and Europe, (she sits also in the advisory board of CIT toledo int. centre for peace with French FMKouchner and AoC man Federico Mayor) Joschka Fischer, former German Foreign Minister, Diego Hidalgo, President of FRIDE, Mark Leonard, ECFR's Executive Director, as well as Alberto Navarro, Spanish State Secretary for Europe and Mabel van Oranje, International Advocacy Director at the Open Society Institute.
This event is on invitation only.
Emma Bonino sits also in the advisory board of the FRIDE affiliated CIT Toledo Institute for Peace, together with French FM Bernard Kouchner and AoC Man- Federico Mayor, see here:
FRIDE is the Spanish connection between EU, AoC and Club of Madrid/Club of Rome.
Read an interesting comment (especially the part on the EU Foreign Policy) to the ECFR's launching, with a promt headhunting comment by Mark Leonard ECFR Director here: ECFR: a tale of premature senescence?