Mediterranean-Gulf Forum (MGF)

The Mediterranean-Gulf Forum (MGF), in cooperation with Abhath - Al Thuraya Consultancy & Researches and the Atlantic Treaty Association (ATA), with the partnership of the Council For MENA Affairs (FORMENA), is organizing the second annual meeting in Brussels, at Palais d’Egmont, on November 19, 2015

The MGForum Annual Meeting will focus on the future of Cooperative Security, with particular reference to the new interconnected threats coming from the Mediterranean and the Middle East, and will convene institutional and Government authorities, personalities from the political, diplomatic, military, academic, and economic fields, officials of international organizations, experts, professionals, and journalists. 

The MGForum Annual Meeting will contribute to strengthen dialogue and cooperation among the prominent guests, so as to keep promoting the adoption of Common Solutions to the Common Challenges affecting the broader region.

Among the speakers that will take part in the event are:
  • Bakir FALAH, Minister, Head of the Department of Foreign Relations of the Kurdistan Regional Government-Iraq
  • David HOBBS, Secretary General, NATO Parliamentary Assembly
  • Ely Ould Mohamed VALL, Former President of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania
  • Fouad Makhzoumi, President, Lebanese National Dialogue Party
  • Nicola DE SANTIS, Head, Middle East and North Africa Countries Section, PASP, NATO
  • Peter SPOOR, Advisor to the EU Counter-Terrorism Coordinator
  • Ebtesam AL KETBI, President, Emirates Policy Center


Further details will be published on the MGForum's website. 

Due to overwhelming registration numbers, you are invited to register using the MGForum's online registration form.