After nearly four years in Washington, the Italian ambassador to the United States, Claudio Bisogniero, is on his way to Brussels to begin his new post as Italy's ambassador to NATO, which he described as a "very important assignment at a crucial time."   The extra miles logged is business as usual in the peripatetic life of a diplomat, but...

By Mauro Battocchi   We are deeply honored to have His Excellency Claudio Bisogniero visit San Francisco on February 13 and join us for a luncheon organized by the Italian Athletic Club in North Beach (SFIAC) and by the new online channel for the Italians of Northern California, "La Scintilla."   You are cordially invited to be with u...

by Ambassador Stuart Holliday   Ambassadors' Forum is a joint initiative of Diplomatic Courier magazine, Meridian International Center, and the Council of American Ambassadors. The Series captures the views of Ambassadors from around the world on the critical role of diplomacy in addressing current global challenges.   In this is...

Italy's ambassador to the United States visited Milwaukee Public Schools' Victory School for the Gifted and Talented and Italian Immersion on Monday. Ambassador Claudio Bisogniero visited and spoke with students, families and staff at the school, home to what is believed to be one of the first Italian Immersion programs in the country.   Re...

On the occasion of the International Holocaust Remembrance Day 2015, the Embassy of Italy with the Italian Cultural Institute and the Centro Primo Levi New York, will host an event with the welcoming remarks of H.E. Claudio Bisogniero, Ambassador of Italy to the United States, and the participation of Vadim Altskan (U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum)...

WASHINGTON. "C'è un solo incarico al quale mia moglie ha sempre aspirato per me: quello di ambasciatore in Italia. E non sto scherzando...". E' la battuta del vicepresidente Joe Biden che, assieme alla moglie Jill, ha reso omaggio all'Anno della Cultura Italiana negli Stati Uniti. E' successo sabato sera in occasione dell' "Opera Ball", uno degli e...

La poesia contemporanea italiana protagonista a New York. Nel quadro dell'Anno della cultura italiana negli Stati Uniti si é tenuto nella sede del dipartimento di Studi italiani presso la New York University, l'incontro con il poeta Corrado Calabrò - anche giurista, presidente dell'Agcom dal 2005 al 2012 - intitolato "A life in Its Own Space". &nb...

Il Caucus bicamerale e bipartisan contro la pirateria informatica ha presentato il 24 giugno scorso presso il Congresso americano il rapporto "2014 International Piracy Watch List", confermando l'annunciata uscita dell'Italia dalla lista dei Paesi sotto osservazione.   I co-presidenti del Caucus, i Congressmen Adam Schiff (D-CA) e Bob Goodla...

Una medaglia postuma a Costantino Brumidi, il "Michelangelo degli Stati Uniti". Cerimonia ufficiale ieri a Capitol Hill, dove il Congresso Usa ha consegnato nelle mani dei parlamentari William Pascrell e Patrick Tiberi e dei Senatori Michael Enzi e Patrick Leavy una medaglia d'oro postuma per il pittore italiano naturalizzato statunitense, autore...

Renewable energy and clean technologies were the focus of a webinar organised by the Italian Embassy in Washington and promoted by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in close coordination with Confindustria, GSE and the World Bank. The event attracted about 100 Italian businesses in the sector, taking part in Rome in an interactive, multi-media format...