The German Marshall Fund’s Washington, DC, office serves as the headquarters for GMF’s global activities. Located steps from Dupont Circle in the U.S. capital, it is an excellent location for convening leading thinkers, diplomats, and government officials from both sides of the Atlantic on every transatlantic issue, and often on those yet to arise.
The German Marshall Fund of the United States and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine, with the support of the Boumbouras Foundation, are proud to invite you to “The Odesa Debate,” an initiative specially designed to foster a security policy dialogue between Ukraine, the Black Sea region and the transatlantic partners. The event will be held in Bristol Hotel, Odesa, Ukraine on March 1-2, 2019.
In collaboration with the Embassy of Canada in Paris, a select group of ten YTN members will have the opportunity to exchange their ideas and about sustainability with Patricia Fuller, Canada’s Ambassador for Climate Change over a private lunch. Tasked with putting Canada’s environmental policies into practice and leading engagements on climate with partner countries, Ms. Fuller is an authority on how countries can work toward sustainable growth.
This workshop, in cooperation with the Swedish Ministry of Foreign Affairs, will bring together 30 think tankers, security experts, and government officials to discuss potential scenarios and best practices in European security with special attention given to the perspectives of Nordic countries. European security is at the crossroads. Europe is faced with a deteriorating security environment and hugely diverse security challenges, ranging from “traditional” threats to territorial integrity to cyber security.