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GLF CEO visits Washington DC

 May 29, 2018 11:00 AM

In May 2018, Robert Fulton made a short visit to Washington DC to extend GLF’s links with the wider business and professional communities, to make GLF better known to key decision makers and to explore the opportunities for new contacts to support GLF.


GLF Project Director attends Tana High-level Forum on African Security in Bahir Dar, Ethiopia

 May 24, 2018 8:00 AM

Amitav was invited to the Tana High-level Forum on African Security in Bahir Dar, Ethiopia, in April 2018. He availed himself of the opportunity to meet senior officials from the African Union Commission, the Ethiopian Government and a number of diplomats, academics, representatives of think tanks and civil society organisations from across Africa and beyond, including some donor governments that have significant programmes of development assistance for Africa.


GLF Members meets Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe

 May 24, 2018 8:00 AM

A delegation of GLF Members visited Vienna in late April, for discussions with the Secretary-General of the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE), Dr Thomas Greminger, in Vienna. The delegation consisted of Micheline Calmy-Rey, Wolfgang Schuessel and Hikmet Çetin, with Amitav Banerji accompanying from the Secretariat. The talks with SG Greminger and his senior team covered ways in which GLF could support the OSCE as an institution, as well as possible opportunities for engagement with OSCE member states.


GLF welcomes Ana Palacio as new Member

 May 23, 2018 4:00 PM

GLF is delighted to welcome Ana Palacio, former Foreign Affairs Minister of Spain and former Member of the European Parliament, as a Member of the Foundation.

Ms. Palacio was the first woman to serve as Foreign Minister of Spain, from 2002-2004.

Previously she served as a member of the European Parliament, from 1994 and 2002


GLF congratulates Hervé Ladsous

 May 18, 2018 7:00 AM

GLF congratulates Hervé Ladsous on his appointment as Special Advisor to Secretary General of La Francophonie, Michaëlle Jean.

Hervé Ladsous was UN Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations from September 2011 until 2017 and Ambassador of France in many capitals.



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