Special Advisor to Commissioner Paolo Gentiloni and Chair of GCERF, the Global Fund to prevent violent extremism
Stefano Manservisi is Special Advisor to Commissioner Paolo Gentiloni and Chair of the Global Community Engagement and Resilience Fund (GCERF). He is a lawyer by training (Universities of Bologna and Paris I) and has served for the European Union for more than 35 years. He was Head of Cabinet to Mario Monti (Commissioner for Internal Market, taxation, customs and competition), to Romano Prodi (President of the European Commission) and lastly to Federica Mogherini (High Representative for Foreign Policy/Vice President of the Commission). Previously, he was Director-General for Development and political relations with Africa, Caribbean and Pacific, then Director-General for Migration and Home affairs and finally EU Ambassador to Turkey (2014). His last position has been Director-General for International Cooperation and Development (DEVCO). At present, Manservisi lectures at Sciences-Po/Paris School for International Affairs, and at the EUI.
PUBLIC HEALTH: Africa-EU after COVID-19 – let’s start with vaccines – 6 MAY 2021 – 12:35-13:25 (CEST)