Panel Discussion


organized by

St. Andrew the First-called Foundation and Swiss Press Club

Geneva, 6 March 2015

Dr. Hans Köchler, President of the International Progress Organization, delivers statement on "National Interest between Regionalization and Globalization: EU and Eurasian Economic Union as Cornerstones of a Multipolar World" at Geneva office of Club suisse de la presse.

Text of statement

Panel 2: "Historical Interaction between European Countries and Russia"

From left: Dr. Hans Köchler, President of the I.P.O., Member of the International Coordinating Committee of the World Public Forum "Dialogue of Civilizations" (Austria); Dr. Ilias Iliopoulos, Professor of Strategy and Geopolitics, Hellenic National Defence College (Greece); Manuel F. Montes, Senior Advisor on Finance and Development, The South Centre, Geneva (Philippines); Tatyana Paramonova, CEO and Chairman of the Board, Insurance Company ZHASO, JSC, former Deputy Chairman of the Governing Board of the Central Bank of Russia (Russia).