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Rhodes Forum 2017

15th Annual Rhodes Forum report

The 15th Annual Rhodes Forum took place on the island of Rhodes, Greece from 6-7 October 2017. The Forum gathered approximately 300 participants from 30 countries, including more than 60 speakers, and featured 13...
human civilisation

‘Vertical barbarism’: The new wave

Authors Malashenko, Nisnevich, and Ryabov develop the concept of vertical barbarism, a combination of society’s struggle to humanely adapt to technological advancements, with the political response of the masses to the crisis of contemporary capitalism. Executive...
Rhodes Forum 2017 - Goodluck Jonathan and Dioncounda Traoré

Dr. Goodluck E. Jonathan’s address at the DOC Rhodes Forum

Let me first commend the Rhodes Forum for advancing the philosophy of Dialogue of Civilisations (DOC) this past 15 years. I also wish to thank the Forum for inviting me to share my ideas with...
Multilateralism

Multilateralism: the Antidote to Uncertainty

Excellencies, Distinguished Guests, Dear Friends, Let me first tell you how pleased I am to be here with you today, and I would like to warmly thank Vladimir Yakunin for his invitation to this edition...
Traore

Terrorism in Mali: an issue that affects everyone

Excellencies, Presidents, Prime Ministers and Ministers, Mr President of the Institute, Distinguished Guests, Ladies and gentlemen, I should like to begin by thanking those in charge of the Institute for having honoured me with this...

Le terrorisme au Mali: une affaire de tous

Excellences Messieurs les Anciens Présidents, Messieurs les anciens Premiers ministres et ministres, Monsieur le Président de l’Institut, Distingués invités, En vos rangs, grades et qualités, Tous protocoles observés, Mes premiers propos seront pour remercier les responsables de l’Institut qui m’ont...

Regional and National Identities: New and Strong

Last Sunday, an awkward feeling beset many among the EU elite when the Spanish central government tried to prevent the Catalan independence referendum, with all the force and violence a government commands. Madrid, capital...
economic growth

Mapping a New World Order, The Rest Beyond the West: A Review

Piotr Dutkiewicz, Professor and Director, Centre for Governance and Public Management, Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada and moderator of the round-table opened the event by explaining the origins of the book Mapping a New World Order,...
statecraft

Statecraft: How the Economics of Civilisation Can Rescue the Global Economy

Fred Harrison argues that mainstream economics – both as an academic discipline and as a set of principles guiding public policy – is flawed and requires a fundamental rethink. The author proposes the notion...
election

The Beginning of the End or Just a Pyrrhic Victory?

Without a doubt, the CDU/CSU bloc won the German federal elections despite heavy losses and will form a new coalition government under the old and new chancellor Mrs. Merkel for a fourth term. Unpredictably,...