The event took place in Rome, at the Ambassador’s Residence, Villa Wolkonsky, on Monday 19 March 2013.
The conference focussed on:
- Political developments: security and justice. How can Italy and the UK help the Somali government?
- State building, federalism and constitutional issues
- Preventing sexual violence in conflict areas. What can be done in Somalia?
The conference ended with a debate that saw the participation of two former Italian foreign ministers: Massimo D’Alema and Franco Frattini.
For further information write to RomeEvents@fco.gov.uk.