World challenges in 2011

In the framework of the "West Balkans and the EU" lecture cycle

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

Kindly invites you to take part at the lecture entitled


which will be delivered by

Budimir Lončar

President of the Advisory Board of IFIMES International Institute.

The lecture will take place on Thursday, 13 January 2011, at 16.00,
in the Auditorium of Center Evropa at Dalmatinova 4 in Ljubljana.

Budimir Lončar will talk about challenges and principals trends in international relations in 2011.

The lecturer is currently Chairman of the Council for Foreign Affairs and International Relations of the President of the Republic of Croatia Dr. Ivo Josipović.
He was last Minister of Foreign Affairs of SFR Yugoslavia 1987-1991. He served as Special Envoy of UN Secretary General for the Nonalignment Movement, Special Advisor to the President of the Republic of Croatia Mr. Stjepan Mesić 2004-2010, he was Ambassador of SFR Yugoslavia to Washington, Bonn and Jakarta. He is a Vice-President of the World Council of Former Foreign Ministers.

The lecture will be delivered in the Croatian language and will be followed by a discussion with the guest lecturer which will be moderated by Zijad Bećirović and Bakhatyar Aljaf.

Attendance is free of charge, but please confirm your participation at telephone number (01) 430 15 33 or at

The realisation of the event in Center Evropa was enabled by Government Communication Office and European Commission Representation in Slovenia.

Ljubljana, 7 January 2011

>>lecture dr.Budimir Lončar - 13.01.2011 (Audio wma.)