BBSF Spring Ambassadors Meeting, June 2023

Following the success of the 4th edition of the Balkans & Black Sea Forum (BBSF) (Athens, December 2022) we embarked on an effort to introduce new initiatives that will further enhance its visibility and effectiveness.

We, thus, had the honor to host on Tuesday 6 June 2023 a working meeting of Ambassadors and Heads of Missions accredited to Greece in order to exchange views and benefit from their valuable proposals to enrich BBSF’s regional imprint.

Meeting’s participants have been:

 1. Ambassador of Norway, HE Ms. Jakhelln           

2. Ambassador of Croatia, HE Mr. Sunko 

3. Ambassador of Bulgaria, HE Mr. Poriazov          

4. Ambassador of Slovenia, HE Ms. Pozar              

5. Ambassador of Lithuania, HE Ms. Skerstonaite

6. Ambassador of Kazakhstan, HE Mr. Kozhatayev              

7.  Ambassador of Ukraine, HE Mr. Shutenko

8. Ambassador of North Macedonia, HE Ms. Boskovska

9. Charge d’Affaires, Embassy of Romania, Ms. Ciamba

10. Charge d’Affaires, Embassy of Azerbaijan, Mr. Aslansoy

11. Charge d’Affaires, Embassy of Georgia, Ms. Mumladze

12. Embassy of Cyprus, Dpt. Head of Mission, Mr. Constantinou

13. Ambassador (a.h.) Michael B.Christides, Co-Chair, Balkans & Black Sea Forum

14. Mr. Giannis Balakakis, Chair, Balkans & Black Sea Forum

15. Ms. Christina Mangou, Head Communications, Balkans & Black Sea Forum

16. Embassy of Ukraine, Political-Economic Counselor, Ms. Anna Vasylets

We are grateful to all our esteemed guests and “partners” and look forward to our next working meeting in autumn 2023.