A Covid-19 conversation with Dr Harvey Fineberg

A COVID-19 CONVERSATION: PAST-PRESENT-FUTURE An online discussion on Covid-19 and its impact in the global level organized by DIKTIO held on 24th of April. Dr. Harvey Fineberg, a former dean of the Harvard School of Public Health, Provost of Harvard University and President of Institute of Medicine, is the Chair of the Standing Committee on…

What Now? What Next?

Christian Leffler, Former Deputy Secretary General of the EU External Action Service Upon retiring from public service, I left Brussels early March for a family break in New Zealand. Little did I know, or even imagine, that we would return, three weeks later, to a radically transformed reality. Self-isolation was not on the agenda when…

I. Krastev: Seven early lessons from the coronavirus

Ivan Krastev, Chairman of the Centre for Liberal Strategies Member of DIKTIO’s International Advisory Council The Covid-19 crisis will dramatically reshape the EU’s response to all other crises it has faced in the last decade. “What strange days we are living in”, a Spanish friend wrote to me yesterday – and strange they are. We…

Prerequisites for Peace and Stability in Eastern Mediterranean

DIKTIO – Network for Reform in Greece and Europe organized an event on «Prerequisites for Peace and Stability in Eastern Mediterranean», on Tuesday, February 18, 2020. The opening remarks of DIKTIO’s president Anna Diamantopoulou was followed by the keynote speaches of three Ambassadors and the representative of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Greece: H.E.…

DEF IV: The Future of Liberal Democracy

DIKTIO participated as a program partner at the Delphi Economic Forum IV, took place in Delphi, Central Greece, 28/2-3/3 2019 and organized two panels. The second Panel had its theme the «The Future of Liberal Democracy». Participants were Sandro Gozi, former Italian Minister of European Affairs, Aristides Hatzis, Professor of Philosophy Athens University and Steven Erlanger, New York Times…

DEF IV: The Emerging Africa

DIKTIO participated as a program partner at the Delphi Economic Forum IV, which took place in Delphi, Central Greece, 28/2-3/3 2019 and organized two panels. The first Panel focused on Africa as a new emerging power and had the honor to host H.E. Olusegun Obasanjo, former President of Nigeria and the African Union, the most historic…