ECFR and Limes conference on Mediterranean, Rome, Edison HQ 1st July

ECFR and Limes conference on Mediterranean, Rome, Edison HQ 1st July

The president of the Italy-USA Foundation, senator Barbara Contini, will attend the forum hosted in Rome by the European Council on Foreign Relations, the magazine Limes and Cipmo on "Caos Mediterraneo: crisi, sfide regionali, ruolo dell'Europa". The conference will be held at Edison, Wednesday July 1, 2015, at 18. Other speakers will be Lucio Caracciolo, editor in chief Limes, Mattia Toaldo, policy fellow European Council on Foreign Relations, Nathalie Tocci, deputy director IAI and special advisor of the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs. To confirm the participation please send…Read more …
Club Borghi d’Italia and Italy-USA Foundation together for the Municipal Government Award

Club Borghi d’Italia and Italy-USA Foundation together for the Municipal Government Award

The President of the Italy-USA Foundation, Barbara Contini, and the President of Club Borghi più belli d'Italia (the most beautiful villages of Italy), Fiorello Primi, signed an agreement to organize the certification “American Friendly”. The certification of the Foundation recognizes every year municipal governments which have demonstrated commitments to promote friendship with the United States of America. The same agreement has been signed also with Consortium Ecce Italia, through his President Rocco Corsetti, regarding a certification for the enterprises. The ceremony to award the Municipalities will be held in Rome, Chamber of Deputies,…Read more …
ISAG’s conference about Mezzogiorno’s Macro-Region, Rome 17th june at EU’s Spazio Europa

ISAG’s conference about Mezzogiorno’s Macro-Region, Rome 17th june at EU’s Spazio Europa

ISAG (Istituto di Alti Studi in Geopolitica e Scienze Ausiliarie is organizing a Conference with subject as follows: ‘La macroregione del Mezzogiorno. Sicilia-Calabria, binomio inscindibile nel TEN-T 5 per una nuova centralità dell’Italia e dell’Europa nel Mediterraneo’. The Conference will be held in Rome, Spazio Europa (via IV Novembre,149) on June 17th, starting at 9.00 am to 6.00 pm. The Strait of Messina Bridge is a long-planned, but never completed, suspension bridge across the Strait of Messina, a narrow section of water between the eastern tip of Sicily and the southern tip of…Read more …
First Lady Michelle Obama to Travel to Italy

First Lady Michelle Obama to Travel to Italy

First Lady Michelle Obama will travel to Milan, and Vicenza from June 15-21, 2015. Accompanying Mrs. Obama on this trip will be her mother, Mrs. Marian Robinson, and daughters, Malia and Sasha Obama. As part of the First Lady’s Let’s Move! initiative, the First Lady will lead a Presidential Delegation to the Milan Expo 2015 representing our steadfast commitment to a healthier nation. The Presidential Delegation will tour the USA Pavilion, “American Food 2.0: United to Feed the Planet,” and participate in activities to lift up efforts to support healthier families and communities.…Read more …