22 April 2016
Oslo – ESI at Aspen Ministers Forum - Blurred borders: The Migrant Crisis
Fabrice Leggeri (Frontex) – UNHCR (Filippo Grandi) – Gerald Knaus
Fabrice Leggeri (Frontex) – Filippo Grandi (UNHCR) – Gerald Knaus

ESI's Gerald Knaus was presenter at a session on the "Geopolitics of refugees" at this year's Aspen Ministers Forum in Oslo ("Blurred borders: The Migrant Crisis") to debate the refugee crisis and possible solutions.

This year's speakers included Filippo Grandi, High Commissioner United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Fabrice Leggeri, Executive Director Frontex, and Fabrizio Hochschild, Deputy to the Special Adviser on the Summit on Addressing Large Movements of Refugees and Migrants, United Nations, among others.

The meeting was chaired by former US Secretary of State, Madeleine Albright. 20 former foreign ministers from around the world participated, among others, Joschka Fischer (Germany), Alexander Downer (Australia), and Abdullah Gül (Turkey).