Past eventResearch Event

Gas and Stability in the Eastern Mediterranean: Prospects for the Region

16 January 2014 - 8:00am to 9:15am

Chatham House, London


Ioannis Kasoulides, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Cyprus
Chair: Dr Robin Niblett, Director, Chatham House



With the recent discovery of large gas deposits around Cyprus, Israel, Lebanon and Gaza, Ioannis Kasoulides will discuss how Cyprus’ realigned foreign policy can affect regional dynamics in the Eastern Mediterranean. The speaker will discuss Cyprus’ aspiration to use energy and trade to build bridges between states in the region, as well as reflect on the broader implications for the diversification of Europe’s energy sources.

This event will be held under the Chatham House Rule.

Attendance at this event is by invitation only.