As foreign press crews converge on Italy to report the elections, outsiders seem baffled at the plethora of parties and, instead of ideologies, the people in charge. Here's a listing of just who are these people.
Emma Bonino, Vice President of the Italian Senate, as well as the Italian Minster of Foreign Affairs Franco Frattini supported an International Campaign against FGM in New York asking for a UN Resolution that would ban this practice permanently.
On the sidelines of the 65th UN General Assembly, the Italian Minister of Foreign Affairs Hon. Franco Frattini met the Italian community in New York during an exclusive event organized at the Consulate General. It was an occasion for him to announce the upcoming re-establishment of the AP Program in Italian, and a full calendar of events dedicated to the 150th anniversary of the Unification of Italy.
New York. A meeting with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ Advisor for the Coordination of Public Communication, Antonio Bettanini. “When someone talks about internal communication sometimes people begin to yawn. But it’s the ABC”
The Italian Minister of Foreign Affairs is contributing to the creation of an international "Piazza Italiana", where Italians and people interested in the Italian culture can meet and communicate. Also virtually.