As growing tensions challenge the multilateral order, diplomatic, scientific, industrial, and military rivalries escalate. Beyond the competition between states and their institutions, conflicting ideologies and new narratives are at stake. How can international cooperation face these geopolitical fault lines and play a key role in ensuring a stable future?


  • Sébastien Maillard, Journalist, Research Fellow at Chatham House, Special Advisor at the Jacques Delors Institute
  • Djenabou Cissé, Defence and Security Expert, Fondation pour la Recherche Stratégique
  • Susan Coughtrie, Director, Foreign Policy Centre

Chaired by Ramona Bloj, Vice-President, Groupe d’Etudes Géopolitiques, Founder, Le Grand Continent.

Recorded on 8 February 2024 at the Institut français, London


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