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EUSAIR STAKEHOLDERS PLATFORM NEWSLETTER - SPRING EDITION 2020 – NOW AVAILABLE ONLINE!

The EUSAIR Stakeholders Platform Newsletter - Spring Edition 2020 – is now available online. Please find inside an interview of AII Senior Advisor, Ambassador...
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AII SECRETARY GENERAL MEETS ITALIAN FOREIGN MINISTER DI MAIO – June 26th, 2020

The AII Secretary General, Ambassador Castellaneta, met the Italian Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Luigi Di Maio on June 26 th 2020...
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BELGRADE DECLARATION - 18 June 2020

The Belgrade Declaration has been adopted on the 18th of June 2020 by the high-level political representatives of the AII/EUSAIR participating countries...
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Ambassador Castellaneta reappointed as AII Secretary General for second mandate

Ambassador Giovanni Castellaneta has been confirmed as Secretary General of the Adriatic and Ionian Initiative for his second mandate until May 2023. Amb....
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ADRIATIC AND IONIAN COUNCIL / EUSAIR MINISTERIAL MEETING - MAY 27, BELGRADE

The meeting of the Council of Foreign Affairs Ministers of the Adriatic-Ionian Initiative and European Strategy for the Adriatic-Ionian Region (EUSAIR) was...
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NORTH MACEDONIA OFFICIALLY JOINS THE EUSAIR

On 2 April 2020, North Macedonia has become the ninth participating country of the EU Strategy for the Adriatic and Ionian Region (EUSAIR), joining Croatia,...
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AII PERMANENT SECRETARIAT ATTENDING THE 14th PAM Plenary Session – ATHENS, 20-21 FEBRUARY

The AII Permanent Secretariat attended on February 20-21 the 14 th Plenary Session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean . Over 240 delegates...
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II AII COMMITTEE OF SENIOR OFFICIALS AND 11TH EUSAIR GOVERNING BOARD HELD IN BRUSSELS - 18 FEBRUARY 2020

The second AII Committee of Senior Officials under Serbian Chairmanship took place in Brussels on February 18 back-to-back with the first session of the 11 th...
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AII SECRETARY GENERAL ATTENDING CEI HEADS OF GOVERNMENT SUMMIT IN ROME – 19 DECEMBER 2019

The Heads of Government of the Central European Initiative (CEI) Member States as well as high-level representatives of international and regional...
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Chairmanship

SLOVENIA
JUNE 2020
MAY 2021

WELCOME BY THE
SECRETARY GENERAL

Amb. Giovanni Castellaneta is the Secretary General of the Adriatic and Ionian Initiative, he was appointed to such position by the AII Ministers of Foreign Affairs gathered in the Adriatic and Ionian Council in Ioannina (11 May 2017) under the Hellenic Chairmanship.