November 2012


The North Atlantic Partnership in a Time of Global Crisis

The French-American Foundation partnered with the French-American Global Forum and La Maison Française of the French Embassy in Washington, D.C. for a discussion on the challenges that are facing Europe and North America, France and the United States. The three-day symposium united numerous international figures from civil society, diplomatic, political and academic worlds under the leadership of experts from media and institutions.

Speakers included:

  • Jean-Marie Colombani, director of and former editor of Le Monde
  • François Delattre, ambassador from France to the United States 
  • Serge Halimi, director of Le Monde Diplomatique
  • Charles Kolb, president of the French-American Foundation
  • Bernard-Henri Lévy, philosopher and director of the film The Oath of Tobruk
  • Joao Vale de Almeida, head of delegation, Delegation of the European Union to the United States

For more information about individual events please click here (pdf).

This event was organized with the ongoing generous support of:


La Maison Française, Embassy of France
4101 Reservoir Road NW
Washington, DC 20007

  • foreign policy
  • government
  • social policy
  • media
  • business