The event “Private Sector for Development Opportunity: Opportunity and Commitment of Italian Cooperatives” will take place at 9:30 on Friday 30 January at the foreign ministry in Rome. The sessions will be introduced by Farnesina Director General for Development Cooperation Giampaolo Cantini, and will conclude with a speech by Under-Secretary for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Mario Giro.
The event, conceived by the Directorate in conjunction with the Alliance for Italian Cooperatives to launch a debate with the new international cooperation actors (cooperatives and private sector more in general), will analyse the new intervention possibilities offered by the cooperation reform law.
Other scheduled speakers are to include Rosario Altieri, Mauro Lusetti and Maurizio Gardini of the Alliance for Italian Cooperatives, the Hon. Lia Quartapelle, President of the Lower House Development Cooperation Intergroup, Marcela Villareal, Director of the Partnership, Advocacy and Capacity Development of FAO, Giovanni Camilleri, UNDP Global Coordinator for Local Development and Sergio Gatti, Director General of Federcasse Bcc.
Online accreditation system.
Journalists, photographers and TV crews interested in following the event should:
- complete the interactive form available at http://mae.accreditationsystem.info/ITA/Indice.asp
- attach all required documentation (if not already submitted) to the form, in digital format
Required digital documentation:
- a letter from your media organisation
- for foreign journalists in Italy: a note verbale issued by the Embassy in Rome of your media organisation’s country.
If you are unable to complete the online accreditation procedure, please send your application by email to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation’s Press and Institutional Communication Service, address firstname.lastname@example.org
Accredited journalists, photographers and TV crews should enter the Ministry by the main entrance (left-hand side) at 9.00.