On November 9, the Foreign Ministers of Greece and Cyprus, Nikos Kotzias and Ioannis Kasoulides visited Lebanon at the invitation of the Lebanese Minister of Foreign Affairs Gebran Bassil, following the Conference on Security & Stability of Rhodes (8-9 September 2016). The visit was also an opportunity to congratulate General Michel Aoun on his election as President.
In synergy with Lebanon, in respect of the Spirit of the Rhodes 2016 Conference on Security & Stability; an initiative of yours, how can a platform such as KAMSYN contribute through Dialogue & Understanding to help extend the cultural youth & lifestyle regional networks in the near future ?
History in the Mediterranean region is rich and goes back to thousands of years. However, History can be a prison or a school depending on the approach of the observer. Also, history is first and foremost about facts and memories that are transmitted through various vectors from generation to generation.
Within the actual complex geopolitical context, our intention is to build a positive future based on shared values and mutual exchange. The role of the youth as partners in our respective countries is essential as a creative & dynamic actor in lifestyle and culture.
A platform such as KAMSYN is an example of such positive initiatives that can contribute to extend the youths regional networks through coverage of cultural events, initiatives, festivals as well as organizing unique travel events & exchanges.