CHIEF NEGOTIATOR OF PALESTINE
“As Palestinians, participating in the MEDays is a great satisfaction. We thank the Amadeus Institute, which works to alleviate the isolation in which we are often confined”.
FORMER PRESIDENT OF COLOMBIA
“MEDays is an important initiative to bring Southern countries closer together”. We need to be more involved in this kind of initiatives, which will help strengthen our trade relations. I believe in the diplomatic lobbying. Let’s just look at the number of African ministers we have here and imagine what we could have done if there were more officials from Latin America. We truly need to work on this in the future”.
THEN MINISTER OF STATE FOR FOREIGN AFFAIRS OF NIGER
“I congratulate the significant efforts made by the Amadeus Institute and the MEDays Forum for creating a real dialogue platform addressing security problems in the Sahel region “.
FORMER PRESIDENT OF POLAND, NOBEL PEACE PRIZE
“In a context of uncertainty in the Arab world, I would like to congratulate the Amadeus Institute for its action and for having succeeded in establishing itself as one of the most important think tanks in the region “.
PRIME MINISTER OF TURKEY
“Above all, it is fundamental to congratulate the Amadeus Institute for its excellent organization “.
JOSÉ LUIS RODRIGUEZ ZAPATERO
FORMER PRESIDENT OF THE SPANISH GOVERNMENT
“We must further focus our efforts on reaching a consensus between the two shores of the Mediterranean. The work of the Amadeus Institute goes in that direction “.
THEN SECRETARY GENERAL OF THE ARAB LEAGUE
“The youth of the Arab world can be proud of the Amadeus Institute, leader symbolizing the will to impose itself on the world intellectual scene “.
THEN PRIME MINISTER OF TUNISIA
“The MEDays 2014 Prize is a distinction and an acknowledgement for the Tunisian people… I thank you for this acknowledgement; an acknowledgement of such a prestigious Institute, an international acknowledgement “.
PRESIDENT OF RWANDA
“The Institute Amadeus Prize is very meaningful to me, but also for the people of Rwanda because it is a prize that celebrates peace and democracy “.