EPSS Lecture: ‘North Africa 5 years after Arab Spring’

Vesalius College is pleased to invite you to the European Peace & Security Studies lecture on:

‘North Africa 5 years after Arab Spring’

Speaker: Riccardo Fabiani, Senior Analyst, Eurasia Group
Date: 29 October (Thu) 18:00-20:00
Place: Vesalius College (Pleinlaan 5, 1050 Brussels)

Attendance is free (this lecture is also open to the public) but registration is required.

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Oct 29 speaker<Speaker’s Profile>
Riccardo Fabiani is a senior analyst on North Africa with Eurasia Group, one of the leading global political risk advisory and consulting firms. He focuses on Algeria, Mauritania, Morocco, Israel, Tunisia and Libya, with a particular emphasis on the region’s Islamist movements, terrorism, and political economy.

Prior to joining Eurasia Group, Mr. Fabiani worked as a senior economist on the Middle East and North Africa at D&B Country Risk Services and as a remote analyst on North Africa for Exclusive Analysis. Previously, he held positions at Reuters and the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. He regularly appears in the media, with television appearances on networks such as Bloomberg, Fox News, CNBC and BNN and frequently provides commentary for international publications including Time, and Algeria’s El Watan and the newswires Reuters, and the Associated Press.

Mr. Fabiani holds an MPhil in International Relations from the University of Cambridge, an MA in Political Science from the University of RomaTre and has studied in Paris, Jerusalem, Istanbul, and Cairo. Riccardo is fluent in French and Italian, and conversant in Arabic.