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Luigi Narbone

Programme Director

School of Transnational Governance

Programme Director

Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies

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Luigi Narbone is Part-Time Professor at the School of Transnational Governance, and Director of the Middle East Directions Programme at the EUI Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies.

Previously, he was Ambassador, Head of the EU Delegation to Saudi Arabia, and non-resident Ambassador to Qatar, Oman, Bahrain, UAE and Kuwait. He held positions in the European External Action Service (EEAS); the EC-DG for External Relations; the EC Delegations in the Russian Federation, Chile, and Turkey; the UN and the UNDP.

Prof. Narbone is a graduate of the University of Bologna and Johns Hopkins University SAIS, and has been a NATO Fellow and a Fulbright Scholar and visiting Professor at the University of Chile in Santiago.

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