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“Berlin Process” - Gentiloni attends the Western Balkans Summit 2015Minister Paolo Gentiloni is taking part in the Western Balkans Summit taking place in Vienna today, 27 August 2015. This is the second summit in the “Berlin Process” that began one year ago with the Western...
“Enough talk of homework”, says Gentiloni. “Italy is doing its duty” (Corriere della Sera)The German Chancellor, Merkel, and the French President, Hollande, are urging our government to open migrant registration centres “in a short timescale, by the end of the year”. And Italian Foreign Minister...
Libya: Minister Gentiloni’s telephone contacts on the outlook for a solution to the crisisThe Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Paolo Gentiloni, had a number of telephone contacts yesterday and today (24 and 25 August 2015) on the outlook for a solution to the crisis in Libya....
Gentiloni: «Europe must change now or Schengen’s in jeopardy» (Messaggero)ROME «The issue of immigration threatens to bring out the worst in Europe, amid member state egoisms, disparate decision-making and polemics. I’m worried. It is going to be on this question that Europe either...
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Paolo Gentiloni

Hon. Paolo Gentiloni (born November 22, 1954 in Rome) is an Italian politician, member of the Democratic Party and former Italian Minister of Communications.

He is a professional Journalist and has a degree in political sciences.

He became spokesman for the Mayor of Rome in 1993 and was Jubilee and Tourism Councillor in the Rome City Council.

In 2001, he was elected Member of Parliament and was Chairman of the Broadcasting Services Watchdog Committee.

Between 2006 and 2008 he was Minister for Communications in Prime Minister Prodi’s government.

One of the 45 members of the National founding committee of the Democratic Party in 2007, he was re-elected in 2008 and 2013 to the Chamber of Deputies and has been member of the Committee on Foreign Affairs.


Minister Paolo Gentiloni