LECTURE: Roman Kirn
"Slovenia and the EU in the Global World: Twenty Years Later."
Apr 13, 2012
from 02:30 PM to 04:00 PM
|Where||4003 GEC, UNC|
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Summary: The Center for European Studies and the European Union Center of Excellence invite all to a public lecture at UNC Friday, April 13, 2012, at 2:30 pm. His Excellency Roman Kirn, the ambassador of the Republic of Slovenia to the US, will present "Slovenia and the EU in the Global World: Twenty Years Later."
Free and open to the public. Reception to follow.
Bio: Mr. Kirn was appointed Ambassador of Slovenia to the United States on May 26, 2009. Ambassador Kirn most recently served as Director of the Department for North and Latin America and the Caribbean for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and head of transatlantic relations and preparations of the EU-U.S. Summit during Slovenia's European Union presidency in June 2008. He was also Slovenia's Permanent Representative to the United Nations in New York (2002-06), during which time he was Vice President of the U.N. General Assembly, Vice President of the 2005 NPT Review Conference, among other positions, as well as Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE, 2000-02).
Location: Room 4003, FedEx Global Education Center, Chapel Hill, NC
Sponsors: UNC Center for European Studies; European Union Center of Excellence