Samia Nkruman, President of The Kwame Nkrumah Pan-African Centre (KNAC)

“The world will receive more from rich Africa, then from Africa, which is trying to feed their poor people”
American foreign affairs analyst, journalist, and author

Robin Wright, American foreign affairs analyst, journalist, and author

"Now with the path of changes so perpetual we don't have those moments in the aftermath of changes to create a different vision and...
Ehud Almert

Ehud Olmert, Former Prime Minister of Israel

"The only possible solution to the Palestinian-Israeli conflict is a two state solution."
Ibrahima Fofana Prime Minister of Guinea

Ibrahima Kassory Fofana, Prime Minister of Guinea

"When we consider ways for Africa to be better represented within the United Nations system, two things need not be necessarily linked. The principle...
Ashok sajjanhar

Ashok Sajjanhar, former Ambassador of India to Kazakhstan, Sweden and Latvia

Multilateralism is in a state of crisis and it’s needed more today than ever before...But the way it’s been constructed hasn’t worked so far.

Joschka Fischer, former German foreign minister & vice-chancellor

Multilateralism was necessary to overcome two world wars. Optimistic that Europe will survive. Africa is far advanced in terms of multilateralism if you compare...

Dioncounda Traoré, former President of Mali

"Rhodes Forum and similar events are essential to foster and promote effective international dialogue."