Why we need diplomacy in an age of populism


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Why we need diplomacy in an age of populism

ASERI and CENVI are pleased to invite you to the lecture

Why we need diplomacy in an age of populism
Schola Oxoniensis. Annual Lecture.

Sir Ivor Roberts, Trinity College, Oxford, and former British Ambassador to Italy


Wednesday  April 18th, 9.30 a.m.
Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore
ASERI - Graduate School of Economics and International Relations
Via San Vittore 18, Milan


Welcome address

Vittorio Emanuele Parsi, ASERI Director and Professor of International Relations, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore
Arturo Cattaneo, CENVI Director and Professor of English Literature, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

Sir Ivor Roberts began his career as a British diplomat at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office in 1968, the year of its foundation. He was Minister in the British Embassy in Madrid from 1989 to 1993. He was appointed Chargé d'Affaires and Consul-General in Belgrade in 1994, and after recognition of the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia by the United Kingdom, he became Ambassador. From 1999 to 2003 he was British Ambassador to Ireland. In 2000 he was made a Knight of the Order of St Michael and St George. From 2003 to 2006 he served as British Ambassador to Italy. From 2006 to 2017 he was the President of Trinity College, Oxford.

The presentation will be held in English.

The participation is free, register here.

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