What Are We Going to Talk About?
Position of the Mediterranean...
...in the context of energy, geopolitical, economic, security and climate situation.
The First Panel
Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the world has faced its greatest challenge in modern history, while the public health crisis has instigated an economic and energy crisis. The world has faced its greatest challenge ever since the time when fossil fuels have enabled the Industrial revolution and the transportation revolution and rapid development of national economies.
The Second Panel
In the second panel we will try to understand how the matrix of energy relations is changing the power dynamics between the states, in the world of flammable political tensions emerging involving Turkey, Greece, Cyprus, Libya, Israel and powerful forces like the European Union, the United States, and Russia.
The Third Panel
In the third panel, we will discuss how climate change affects the region and the efforts that the EU makes in order to support the region that is expected to become hotter and drier.