ECFR has brought together a distinguished Council of over one hundred Members - politicians, decision makers, thinkers and business people from the EU's member states and candidate countries - which meets once a year as a full body. Through geographical and thematic task forces, members provide ECFR staff with advice and feedback on policy ideas and help with ECFR's activities within their own countries. The Council is chaired by Martti Ahtisaari, Joschka Fischer and Mabel van Oranje.
ECFR's Italian Council Members are:
Giuliano Amato – Former Prime Minister; Chairman, Centre for American Studies; Chairman, Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna; Chairman, Enciclopedia Treccani
Giampiero Auletta Armenise - Chairman, Rothschild Italy
Emma Bonino – Minister of Foreign Affairs
Maria Cuffaro – Foreign correspondent and anchorwoman, TG3, RAI
Marta Dassù – Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs; Director, Aspenia
Gianfranco Dell’ Alba – Director, Brussels Office of Confindustria- Confederation of Italian Industry
Gianfranco Fini – former President of the Chamber of Deputies; former Foreign Minister
Emma Marcegaglia – President, Business Europe; CEO of Marcegalia S.p.A; former President, Confindustria
Pasquale Salzano – Vice President for International Governmental Affairs, ENI
Stefano Sannino – Director General for Enlargement, European Commission
Giuseppe Scognamiglio – Head of Public Affairs - Executive Vice President - Unicredit SpA; President, Europeye Srl
Nathalie Tocci, Deputy Director, IAI
Luisa Todini – Chair, Todini Finanziaria Spa. Member of the Board of Directors, RAI
Anthony Dworkin comments on Obama's move towards increased transparency around drone strikes.
Hans Kundnani comments on the benefits that both China and Germany expect to gain from their emerging…
Hans Kundnani is quoted on the reciprocal relationship between China and Germany.