The lecture: Qatar Crisis and the world's response


International Institute for Middle-East and Balkan Studies (IFIMES)


within the framework of the lectures “The Middle East and the world”


kindly invites you to a lecture of


Giorgio Francesco Cafiero,


CEO and founderofGulf State Analytics (GSA), Washington




Qatar Crisis and the world's response


on Monday, 18 September 2017, at 16.00,

at the hotel "Lev", 13th floor, "Grad" hall, Vošnjakova 1, Ljubljana


Giorgio Cafiero is a Foreign Affairs Analyst & Geopolitical Risk Consultant. He is an internationally respected geopolitics analyst of the Middle East and is a co-founder of the Washington-based analytical company Gulf State Analytics (GSA).


Gulf State Analytics (GSA) is a geopolitical risk advisory company that assesses risks and opportunities among GCC countries for lenders, traders, investors, policy makers and other parties. In today's environment, stakeholders require current, objective and independent assessments of the complex state of the GCC. The GSA is run by renowned economists, political scientists, former diplomats, and regional experts who provide timely insights into current events in the GCC.


His lecture will be devoted to the Qatar crisis and the response of the GCC countries and the international community to it.


The lecture will be held in English. After the lecture the discussion will follow moderated by a Asisst. Prof. Dr. Zijad Bećirović and Bakhatyar Aljaf.


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We ask you to take your seats in the hall by 15.55 at the latest.


Participation at the event is free of charge, but please confirm your presence at the telephone number (01) 430 15 33 or to the email address




Ljubljana, 11 September 2017