|29 Sep. 2023 ||
NATO Secretary General calls for creation of a transatlantic quantum community, welcomes Denmark’s leadership
In a visit to Copenhagen on Friday (29 September 2023), NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg called for the development of a transatlantic quantum community, harnessing the power of this critical technology for our security. In a joint statement with Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen, the two leaders underscored the importance of closer collaboration among public, private and academic sectors, and the acceleration of responsible innovation.
|28 Sep. 2023 ||
Chair of the NATO Military Committee visits Israel
On 27 and 28 September 2023, the Chair of the NATO Military Committee, Admiral Rob Bauer visited Israel upon invitation of the Chief of the General Staff of the Israeli Defence Forces, Lieutenant General Hertzl Halevi. In Tel Aviv, Admiral Bauer met with President Yitzhak Herzog. The Chair also received a briefing from senior Israeli defence officials; spoke to the Israeli Defence Force’s Senior Forum; visited the Gaza border crossing; and delivered a speech at the National Security College.
|25 Sep. 2023 ||
Chair of the NATO Military Committee visits Egypt
From 23 to 25 September 2023, the Chair of the NATO Military Committee, Admiral Rob Bauer, visited Egypt upon the invitation of General Mohamed Zaki, Commander-In-Chief Of The Armed Forces, Minister Of Defense And Military Production. In Cairo, Admiral Bauer met with senior political and military authorities and delivered a lecture at the Nasser Higher Military Academy. Building on almost three decades of cooperation through the Mediterranean Dialogue, the visit provided an important opportunity to look in depth at the military cooperation between NATO and Egypt.
|22 Sep. 2023 ||
Nomination of new IBAN Board Member, Mr Sébastien Lepers
Sébastien Lepers, born in 1973 in Nouméa, New Caledonia (France), was appointed by the North Atlantic Council to the NATO International Board of Auditors (IBAN) as a Board Member for four years from 1 August 2023.
|20 Sep. 2023 ||
NATO and Spain engage in practical cooperation on science
NATO experts and researchers from across Spain gathered in Madrid on 13 September 2023 to explore opportunities for scientific cooperation under the Alliance’s Science for Peace and Security (SPS) Programme. The Information Day, which was organised in cooperation with Spain’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, European Union and Cooperation; the Ministry of Science and Innovation; and the Ministry of Defence, aimed to highlight the achievements of SPS projects in which Spain has participated and facilitate the launch of new research and development activities.
|27 Jul. 2023 ||
From intern to innovator – meet NATO’s Moritz Zimmermann
Moritz Zimmermann started at NATO as an intern. Now, he’s the Deputy Chief of Staff of a team establishing the Defence Innovation Accelerator for the North Atlantic. DIANA is NATO’s new body working with leading researchers and entrepreneurs across the Alliance, helping them develop technologies to keep NATO populations safe and secure. We spoke to Moritz about the big tech challenges facing the Alliance, how DIANA will tackle them and what it’s like to be part of a new generation of innovators at NATO.
|26 May. 2023 ||
NATO and Ukraine boost partnership through greater cooperation on science, technology and innovation
On 25-26 May 2023, officials and experts from NATO and Ukraine met in Brussels to chart the way forward on their long-standing cooperation on science and technology. Within the framework of the NATO-Ukraine Joint Working Group on Scientific and Environmental Cooperation, Deputy Prime Minister of Ukraine Mykhailo Fedorov and NATO’s Assistant Secretary General for Emerging Security Challenges, David van Weel, launched a NATO-Ukraine High-Level Innovation Dialogue.
|17 May. 2023 ||
Chair of the NATO Military Committee visits Republic of Moldova
From 15 to 17 May 2023, the Chair of the NATO Military Committee, Admiral Rob Bauer, visited the Republic of Moldova upon invitation of the Chief of National Army General Staff, Commander of the National Army, Brigadier General Eduard Ohladciuc. Admiral Bauer is the first Chair of the NATO Military Committee to visit Moldova. His visit builds on more than 30 years of cooperation between the NATO and the Republic of Moldova. During the visit, the Chair met with the Prime Minister of Moldova; the Minister of Defense; senior leaders from the General Staff of the National Army, as well as with other high-ranking officials from national institutions, including representatives of the Parliamentary Commission for National Security, Defense and Public Order.
|03 May. 2023 ||
NATO and Georgia strengthen scientific cooperation to tackle new security challenges
NATO and Georgia reaffirmed the importance of their long-standing scientific cooperation at an Information Day in Tbilisi on Wednesday (3 May 2023).
|24 Apr. 2023 ||
NATO Deputy Secretary General addresses Russia’s war in Ukraine at Sciences Po
Deputy Secretary General Mircea Geoană addressed students of the Paris School of International Affairs at Sciences Po on Monday (24 April 2023), together with the French Ambassador to NATO, Muriel Domenach.