EMIL CONSTANTINESCU
President Professor, University President Civic Leader Geologist, Explorer


 

2013

At the inauguration of the Institute for Cultural Diplomacy in Berlin Brach in Cluj. With Mark Donfried, Director and Founder of ICD, Professor dr.Vasile Puşcaş, member in the Board of Advisors of the Institute for Cultural Diplomacy in Berlin, Professor dr. Ioan Aurel Pop, President of the Babeş Bolyai University, Professor dr. Nicolae Păun, Dean of the European Studies Faculty, Emil Constantinescu, President of the Academy of Cultural Diplomacy in Berlin, January 14, 2013


At the Romanian Cultural Institute, Bucharest, January 16, 2013


Signing the Partnership Agreement between the Institute for Cultural Diplomacy in Berlin and the Romanian Cultural Institute, Bucharest, January 17, 2013


At the Institute for Cultural Diplomacy in Berlin, January 24, 2013

At the headquarters of the Romanian Foundation for Democracy, meeting with representatives of the public administrations and NGOs, at the launch of the project 'Jilava Fort, a Memorial of Antitotalitarism' and the Monument 'Wings' dedicated to former political detainees, Bucharest, January 29, 2013


At the 85th anniversary of member of Academy Dan Rădulescu, February 5, 2013


Release of the book 'Dream Jewels' by Silvia Constantinescu, Bucharest, February 5, 2013


At the round table Constitutional Reform: Analysis and Projections, Bucharest, February 6, 2013


Visiting Fort 13 Jilava, within the project 'Jilava Fort, a Memorial of Antitotalitarism' and the 'Wings' Monument, dedicated to former political detainees, February 8, 2013


With Professor Valentin Iliescu at Aachen University, at Zamfirescu House in Craiova, February 9, 2013


During the SpectActor meeting, at the 'Marin Sorescu' National Theater in Craiova, is introduced by writer Nicolae Coande, Craiova, February 9, 2013


During the Conference 'Stepping out of the Labyrinth' at the 'Marin Sorescu' National Theater in Craiova, February 9, 2013


Signing autographs on the book 'Time of Tearing Down, Time of Building'. At the 'Marin Sorescu' National Theater in Craiova, February 9, 2013


With Mircea Cornişteanu, General manager of the 'Marin Sorescu' National Theater in Craiova, February 9, 2013


Giving an interview for a local radio station, Craiova, February 9, 2013


At the Institute for Cultural Diplomacy in Berlin, recording a message for the students attending maters studies, Berlin, February 18, 2013


Handing over the Declaration on doctoral training programs in Central Europe to Ms. Doris Pack, Chair, EP Committee on Culture and Education, Brussels, February 19, 2013


Emil Constantinescu is welcomed by Hans Pöttering, President of the European Parliament during 2007-2009, President of the PPE during 1999-2007, president of the Konrad Adenauer Foundation, February 20, 2013


Meeting with Jerzy Buzek, President of the European Parliament during 2009-2012, Prime Minister of Poland during 1997-2001, Brussels, February 20, 2013


In the Romanian Television studio, with journalist Titi Dincă and His Eminence Ioan Robu, the Roman-Catholic Archbishop and Metropolitan of Bucharest, February 28, 2013


At the release of the book 'I Met a Hero. Meeting with Corneliu Coposu', by Silvia Constantinescu, Bucharest, February 28, 2013


With HRH Prince Radu, Peles Castle, February 28, 2013


With Akkan Suver, President of the Marmara Foundation, Bucharest, March 3, 2013


Opening of the Congress of Venetian Studies, Venice, March 4 , 2013


With students attending the Congress of Venetian Studies, Venice, March 4, 2013


With professor Claudio Magris, Trieste, March 5, 2013


At the Trieste Forum: Impact of Science and Technology on Society and Economy, organized by the World Academy of Art & Science, Trieste, March 6, 2013


Meeting of the Board of Trustees of the World Academy of Art and Science, Trieste, March 7, 2013


Opening speech delivered in the opening of the Organization for Youth Education & Development, Berlin, March 9, 2013


With participants attending Berlin International Economics Congress 2013, organized by the Institute for Cultural Diplomacy in Berlin, March 9, 2013


With the President of the Republic of Malawi, Joyce Banda, at the Conference Enforcing the Rule of Law in Malawi organized by the World Justice Project, Lilongwe, March 13, 2013


Closing speech at the Conference Enforcing the Rule of Law in Malawi, organized by the World Justice Project, Lilongwe, March 13, 2013


With William Neukom, President of the World Justice Project, at the Conference Enforcing the Rule of Law in Malawi organized by the World Justice Project, Lilongwe, March 13, 2013


With the Romanian ambassador to Nairobi, Iulia Pataki, Kenya, March 16, 2013


With the Romanian consul to Nairobi, Cristian Diaconu, Kenya, March 16, 2013
At the conference ''Bankrupting Nature, Denying our Planetary Boundaries'' organized by the Romanian Association for the Club of Rome (ARCoR). With Anders Wijkman, Senior Advisor at the Stockholm Environment Institute in Sweden, co-president of the Club of Rome, and Johan Rockström, Professor of the Management of natural resources at the Stockholm University and Executive Director of the Stockholm Resilience Centre, National Bank of Romania, March 19, 2013


At the 2013 Francophony Gala, on the occasions of the 20th anniversary of Romania’s membership in the International Organization of Francophony, Bucharest, March 21, 2013


Recording a message for Publika TV from Republic of Moldova, Bucharest, April 5, 2013


Giving an interview for Digi 24 news TV on the occasion of the Royalty Day, Bucharest, April 25, 2013


Awarding the Havel Prize for Creative Dissent within a ceremony 2013 Oslo Freedom Forum, Norway, May 15, 2013


Meeting with a group of students from Cluj, Bucharest, May 17, 2013


At the anniversary of Eugen Simion, member of the Romanian Academy, Romanian Academy, May 23, 2013


At dinner offered by HRH Crown Princess Margareta of Romania and HRH Prince Radu of Romania, within the Bucharest Forum. Levant, Cradle of Cultural Diplomacy. Rediscovering the Mediterranean, May 23, 2013


At headquarters of the Romanian National television, ''Prim Plan'' show, moderator Mihai Rădulescu, with Ivo Slaus, President of the World Academy of Art and Science and Mark Donfried, Director of the Institute for Cultural Diplomacy in Berlin, Bucharest, May 23, 2013


Opening speech of the Bucharest Forum. Levant, Cradle of Cultural Diplomacy. Rediscovering the Mediterranean, Romanian Parliament, May 24, 2013
With Petru Lucinschi, President of Republic Moldova 1997-2001, Ionel Haiduc, President of the Romanian Academy, Mark Donfried, Director of the Institute of Cultural Diplomacy, Berlin, Marcel Nicolaescu, vicemayor, PMB, Crin Antonescu, President of the Romanian Senate, Ivo Slaus, President of the World Academy of Art and Science, Andrei Marga, President of the ICR and Gheorghe Duca, President of the Academy of Sciences of Moldova, Palace of the Romanian Parliament, May 24, 2013


Group photo with the participants attending the Bucharest Forum. Levant, Cradle of Cultural Diplomacy. Rediscovering the Mediterranean, Aula of the Romanian national Library, May 25, 2013


With members of the Government of Sudan, at the symposium on cultural diplomacy and human rights, Institute for Cultural Diplomacy in Berlin, May 30, 2013


At the round table ''International NGOs and human rights global culture'' organized by the Institute for Cultural Diplomacy in Berlin, May 31, 2013


Speech at the session ''Rule of Law and Democracy supporting the Human Rights'', ICD Berlin, May 31, 2013


During the conference ''Towards the Human Rights Global Culture: the Need of a Collective Alliance for Human Rights Protecting and Promoting'', Berlin, May 31, 2013


With participants at the conference ''Towards the Human Rights Global Culture: the Need of a Collective Alliance for Human Rights Protecting and Promoting'', Berlin, May 31, 2013


With Dr. Zvonimir Separovic, legal adviser, Professor of Criminology at the University of Zagreb, Berlin, May 31, 2013


With Mrs. Maria Ciobanu, Permanent Representative of Romania, United Nations Office at Geneva and International Organizations – Switzerland, Geneva, June 2, 2013


At the Romanian Permanent Mission, with Mrs. Maria Ciobanu, Permanent Representative of Romania, United Nations Office at Geneva and International Organizations – Switzerland and Anda Filip, Director of the Inter-Parliamentary Union, June 2, 2013


With Mrs. Gabriela Constantinescu, Minister counselor at the Permanent Mission of Romania, United Nations Office at Geneva and International Organizations – Switzerland. In the Romania Hall, June 2, 2013


Visit at the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN), Geneva, June 2, 2013


Opening the conference ''Opportunities & Challenges for the 21st Century'', with the World Academy of Art and Science, Geneva, June 3, 2013


With Garry Jacobs, chairman of the World Academy of Art and Science, in the opening of the conference ''Opportunities & Challenges for the 21st Century - Need for a New Paradigm'', organized by the World Academy of Art & Science, Geneva, June 3, 2013


With Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, Director of the UN in Geneva, at the conference ''Opportunities & Challenges for the 21st Century'', organized by the World Academy of Art & Science, Geneva, June 3, 2013


Delivering the speech ''Global Security and Democracy'' within the session ''Governance & International Security'' , conference „Opportunities & Challenges for the 21st Century” organized by the World Academy of Art & Science, Geneva, June 3, 2013


In front of the United Nations Office at Geneva, June 3, 2013


At the Conference ''Opportunities & Challenges for the 21st Century. Need for a New Paradigm'', Geneva , July 4, 2013


At the conference ''Agriculture for Life, Life for Agriculture'' organized by the University of Agronomic Sciences and Veterinary Medicine. With Remus Pricopie, Minister of National Education, Sorin Cîmpeanu, Rector of the University of Agronomic Sciences and Veterinary Medicine, Bucharest, June 6, 2013


Speech during the conference ''Agriculture for Life, Life for Agriculture'' organized at the la University of Agronomic Sciences and Veterinary Medicine, Bucharest, June 6, 2013


At the conference ''Agriculture for Life, Life for Agriculture'' organized at the University of Agronomic Sciences and Veterinary Medicine, Bucharest, June 6, 2013


With Governor of the Romanian National Bank, Mugur Isărescu, at the ARCoR General Assembly, Bucharest, June 12, 2013


Meeting of 30 years of 1983 promotion of the Faculty of Geology and Geophysics, University of Bucharest, June 14, 2013


At the Summit of the Levant Initiative for Global Peace organized by the Institute for Cultural Diplomacy in Berlin and the Inter-Parliamentary Coalition for Global Ethics at the United Nations Headquarters, New York, June 24, 2013


With participants at the summit Levant Initiative for Global Peace, New York, June 24, 2013


At the World Justice Project Board of Director’s meeting, Hague, July 10, 2013


With Petar Stoyanov, President of Bulgaria 1997-2002, at the World Justice Forum IV, Hague, July 11, 2013


Laying a wreath at Monsignor Ghika’s monument, on the occasion of the beatification of Vladimir Ghika, martyr for faith, deceased on 1954 in Jilava Prison, August 30, 2013


Ceremony of wreath laying at Monsignor Ghika’s monument, August 30, 2013


In the Digi 24 broadcasting station, with Elena Vijulie, in a show dedicated to the ceremony of Monsignor Vladimir Ghika’s beatification ceremony, August 31, 2013


At the ceremony of inauguration of George Enescu’s monument in Bucharest, September 1, 2013


With Father Hierodeacon Iustinian, from the Romanian Skete Prodromos on the Athos Mountain, Bucharest, September 4, 2013


During the first sessions of debates on the topic Opportunities & Challenges for the 21st Century: Need for a New Paradigm, organized by the World Academy of Art and Science (WAAS), Washington, September 15, 2013


At the Annual Conference of the Club of Rome, Ottawa, September 20, 2013


At the annual conference of the Club of Rome, Ottawa, September 20, 2013


At the cross continental cooperation summit ''Future Prospects in International and Intercultural Relations: Building Bridges between Europe, USA, Russia and China'', organized in Berlin by the Institute of Cultural Diplomacy, September 26, 2013


In Berlin, during the 2013 Cross-continental Summit, „Prospects on foreign and intercultural relations: building bridges between Europe, USA, Russia and China”, September 27, 2013


At the 70th anniversary of President Lech Walesa, Gdansk, September 28, 2013


At the 70th anniversary of President Lech Walesa, Gdansk, September 28, 2013


With the members of the jury of the Lech Walesa Award, at the 6th ceremony of the Lech Walesa Awards, Gdansk, September 29, 2013


With members of the Jury of the Lech Walesa Prize, Gdansk, Poland, September 29, 2013


With President Lech Walesa, Gdansk, September 29, 2013


At the World Academy Forum on Global Higher Education held at the University of California, Berkeley, October 2, 2013


Delivering the speech ''A New Foundation for Higher Education'' at the World Academy Forum on Global Higher Education held at the University of California, Berkeley, October 3, 2013


At the World Academy Forum on Global Higher Education held la University of California, Berkeley, October 4, 2013


Delivering the keynote speech at the international conference South-East Europe and the Future of the EU - Collaboration between Institutions of Higher Education, organized by Dag Hammarsjkold University in Zagreb, Croatia, October 9, 2013


At the international conference South-East Europe and the Future of the EU - Collaboration between Institutions of Higher Education, Dag Hammarsjkold University, Zagreb, October 9, 2013


With the ambassador of peace M.H. Lee and N.H. Kim, President of Women's Peace Organization from South Korea, Bucharest, October 15, 2013


Giving an interview to the Korean Broadcasting Systems, the largest broadcasting network in South Korea, Bucharest, October 15, 2013


At the symposium organized by the Faculty of Geology and Geophysics in Bucharest and the Romanian Geological Society in order to celebrate the 100 anniversary since the birth of Professors Grigore Raileanu and Nicolae Grigoras, Bucharest, October 18, 2013


At the exhibition ''A self-made man with master'', by Dr. Petre Constantin, Bucharest, October 22, 2013


At the opening of the exhibition Shape and Color – Minerals of the World: Brazil, Richness and Color, Bucharest, October 25, 2013


At the 3rd edition of the International Humanitarian Forum in Baku, Azerbaijan, November 1, 2013


The 20th edition of the Top of Bucharest Companies organized by the Chamber of Commerce and Industry Bucharest, November 6, 2013


At the conference marking the 75th anniversary since the foundation of Elias Hospital and 10 years under the aegis of the Romanian Academy, Bucharest, November 8, 2013


Debate at the release of the book Journal de Roumanie, by Thierry de Montbrial within ''Les enjeux europeens de la Roumanie d'apres 1989'', Behague Palace in Paris, November 15, 2013


At the Petit Journal Montparnasse with Virgil Nicolescu, Paris, November 15, 2013


With Basarab Nicolescu at the Romanian Embassy in Paris, November 15, 2013


With Dorli Blaga, daughter of the Romanian philosopher Lucian Blaga, Bucharest, November 17, 2013


Delivering the speech at the international conference Oil&Gas, Bucharest, November 19, 2013


With the Governor of Samaria, Solomon Passy, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Bulgaria 2001-2005, Mark Donfried, Director of ICD Berlin and Director of the plastics factory where Palestinians and Israelis work in the Region of Samaria, Israel, November 20, 2013


At the headquarters of the Mayor of the Samaria Regional Council, Israel, November 20, 2013


At a round table on Levant at the Israeli Knesset, Israel, November 20, 2013


In the Israeli Knesset, November 20, 2013


With Romanian ambassador in the Philippines, Bujor Sion, at the gates of the old city, Manila, November 25, 2013


At University of Santo Tomas, biggest catholic university in the world, with laureates of the Gusi Peace Prize 2013 and rector of the University, Manila, November 26, 2013


With students of the University of Santo Tomas, Catholic University of the Philippines, Manila, November 26, 2013


With Arnold Rüütel, President of Estonia 2001-2006, Manila, November 26, 2013


Near the statue of St. Thomas Aquinas, Dominican friar, theologian, philosopher, Doctor of the Church, Manila, November 26, 2013


With pupils of the Tuloy Foundation, center created for the protection of street children, the Philippines, November 26, 2013


With laureates of the Gusi Peace Prize in Rizal park, November 26, 2013


Wreath laying at the monument of national hero José Rizal, Manila, November 26, 2013


At the monument of the national hero José Rizal with the Gusi Peace Prize laureates, Manila, November 26, 2013


At the Romanian embassy in the Philippines with ambassador Bujor Sion and the embassy staff, Manila, November 26, 2013


At the Foundation led by former President of the Philippines, Fidel Ramos, Manila, November 26, 2013


Speech at the Gala Dinner during the ceremony of awarding the Gusi Peace Prize, Manila, November 27, 2013


At the ceremony of awarding the Gusi Peace Prize, Manila, November 27, 2013


Receiving the Gusi Peace Prize for the efforts made during the presidential mandate to reform the entire Romanian society and for Romania’s integration in NATO and EU, Manila, November 27, 2013


Delivering a speech at the ceremony of awarding the Gusi Peace Prize, Manila, November 27, 2013


Ceremony of awarding the Gusi Peace Prize Pace, Manila, November 27, 2013


With Irina Cocos, Key Criminal Justice/Police Expert for the EU - Philippines Justice Programme, Roxana Rotaru, manager for Liu-Jo fashion design and Laura Vlad, student at master studies in Business Development – University of Copenhagen, the Philippines, November 28, 2013


At the release of the album ''Residence de France en Roumanie''. With the Ambassador of the French Republic in Bucharest, Philippe Gustin, Bucharest, December 3, 2013


Dialogue with young people working at the Ipsos Interactive Services and Ipsos Research, Bucharest, December 5, 2013


With Ştefan Câlţia, at the launch of the book I II III IV V VI VII Stories with Ştefan Câlţia, December 5, 2013
With the mayor of the Municipality of Bucharest, Sorin Oprescu, T. R. Negrei, Manager of the Administration of Monuments and Touristic Patrimony of the Municipality of Bucharest and Octavian Bjoza, President of the Association of Former Political Detainees in Romania, during a visit at sculptor Mihai Buculei’s studio, where the monument Wings is built, monument dedicated to the anti-communist fight, Ploieşti, December 5, 2013
President of the National Association of War Veterans, general (r) Marin Dragnea, offering the Award Artisan of Peace for Eternity – Heroes Do Not Have Nationality, handed over by a war invalid, twice wounded on the World War 2 battlefields, Bucharest, December 9, 2013


With Bill Clinton, President of the United States of America 1993-2001, at the funerals of Nelson Mandela, Johannesburg, December 10, 2013


With former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Tony Blair, Johannesburg, December 10, 2013


With Herman Van Rompuy, President of the European Council, Johannesburg, December 10, 2013


With Barack Obama, President of the United States of America, Johannesburg, December 10, 2013


With Laura and George W. Bush, President of the United States of America 2001-2009, Johannesburg, December 10, 2013


At the opening of the photo exhibition ''Romania’s Way towards the European Union'', organized by the Ministry of Foreign affairs and AGERPRES news agency, December 13, 2013


Opening speech delivered at the Annual Conference on Cultural Diplomacy 2013, headquarters of the European Commission in Berlin, December 18, 2013


During the session ''Inter-religious cooperation'', with representatives of the Jewish, Muslim, Christian and Buddhist denominations from Europe, Asia, Africa and Australia, Institute of Cultural Diplomacy, Berlin, December 18, 2013


Opening speech delivered by President Emil Constantinescu at the meeting with members of the German Parliamentary, Bundestag, Berlin, December 18, 2013


Presenting the ''Levant Initiative for Global Peace'' at the meeting with members of the German Parliament, Bundestag, Berlin, December 18, 2013


With the ICD management team and the Inter-parliamentary group for global ethics in front of the Bundestag, Berlin, December 18, 2013


Emil Constantinescu, President of the Academy of Cultural Diplomacy opens the ICD Board meeting, December 18, 2013


Francesco Rutelli and Mark Donfried handing over to President Emil Constantinescu the Lifetime Achievements Award and the trophy Peace through Culture and Education, Berlin, December 19, 2013.


Reception speech delivered by President Emil Constantinescu at the Lifetime Achievements Award ceremony, Institute of Cultural Diplomacy, Berlin, December 19, 2013


With students attending undergraduate and master’s studies at the Academy of Cultural Diplomacy, at the concert performed by Boney M, Berlin, December 19, 2013