Maddalena Procopio is Associate Research Fellow at ISPI for the Africa Programme. She holds a PhD in International Relations from the London School of Economics. She is currently political analyst for sub-Saharan Africa at Eni.
Alberto Martinelli is Professor (Emeritus) of Political Science and Sociology at the University of Milan, Dean of the Political Sciences Faculty (1987-1999). President of the International Social Sciences Council. Past President of the International Sociological Association. President of the Fondazione AEM. Grand Officer of the Order of Merit of the Italian Republic; Gold Medal from the City of Milan; Member of the Lombardy Institute of Sciences and Letters; editorialist for Corriere della Sera.
Miguel has more than 25 years of experience in communications, first as a correspondent for international press agencies, such as Inter Press Service, Radio France and Radio Nederland; and later as a consultant in Strategic Communications.He was the founder and president of "The Map Communications" which represents PROI Worldwide in Costa Rica, the largest network of independent communications agencies in the world.
John J. Kirton is director of the G20 Research Group and the G7 Research Group, co-director of the BRICS Research Group, and co-director of the Global Health Diplomacy Program, all based at the Munk School of Global Affairs and Public Policy at Trinity College in the University of Toronto, where he is a professor of political science and Canadian foreign policy.
Martina Calleri was Research Trainee for the Centre “Europe and Global Governance” at ISPI. She obtained a master’s degree in EU Politics focused on the role of the EU as a global actor from the London School of Economics and Political Science, with a dissertation on cyber security in the EU. Previously, she earned a Bachelor degree in International and Diplomatic Sciences from the University of Trieste. Finally, she project managed the 2017 G7 Youth Summit, in Rome.
Meagan Byrd is the chair of summit studies for the G7 Research Group and an analyst with the G20 Research Group based at the Munk School of Global Affairs and Public Policy in Trinity College at the University of Toronto. She was a member of the field team for the G20’s summit in Buenos Aires in 2018 and the G7’s summit in Biarritz in 2019. Her research interests include international journalism, political communications and diplomacy. Meagan holds an honours bachelor of arts in political science from the University of Toronto. Follow her on Twitter @MeaganKByrd.
Negli ultimi mesi, il livello di violenza in Siria è aumentato drammaticamente. All’interno dei territori vicino al confine con la Turchia e la Giordania le forze governative hanno svolto varie operazioni militari contro i numerosi gruppi armati di opposizione araba a Bashar al-Assad.
Alle prese con la gestione della pandemia da Covid-19 e della campagna di vaccinazione, che però non ha ancora raggiunto la copertura necessaria a ridurre i contagi, la Turchia si trova di fronte anche alla preoccupazione di possibili nuovi flussi di profughi provenienti dall’Afghanistan. Sul piano economico, la ripresa dei consumi interni e delle esportazioni ha trainato una considerevole crescita del Pil, sebbene permangano diverse criticità prima fra tutte un’inflazione in costante crescita.