H. E. Ambassador Mavroyiannis to Present “Cyprus and the European Union” on March 7 at FDU
Teaneck, NJ (February 16, 2007) – The public is invited to hear H. E. Ambassador Andreas D. Mavroyiannis, the permanent representative of Cyprus to the United Nations, speak at the Metropolitan Campus of Fairleigh Dickinson University on Wednesday March 7, 2007. His presentation, “Cyprus and the European Union,” is part of the United Nations Pathways Lecture Series hosted at FDU.
Ambassador Mavroyiannis’ presentation will begin at 6:30 p.m. in Robison Hall Annex 100, Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Metropolitan Campus, Teaneck, NJ. There will be light refreshments before the speech and a question-and-answer session immediately afterwards to allow the audience to engage in a dialogue with the Ambassador.
Prior to his appointment at the United Nations, Mavroyiannis was Director of the Office of the Foreign Minister of Cyprus. In 2002-03, he was involved in the direct talks for a solution to the Cyprus Question. In addition, he served as his country’s ambassador to Ireland (1997-1999) and France (1999-2002), concurrently accredited as Ambassador to Andorra, Tunisia and Morocco.
Mavroyiannis’s holds a law degree from the University of Thessaloniki in Greece, master’s degrees in sociology, international law and political science and has earned his doctorate in political sociology.
The lecture by Ambassador Mavroyiannis is part of the United Nations Pathways Lectures Series hosted by Fairleigh Dickinson’s Office of Global Learning and is co-sponsored by the Ambassador’s Club at the United Nations, with additional co-sponsorship by The Record and HeraldNews.
Robison Annex is directly adjacent to FDU’s North Parking Lot, accessed from Route 4 or River Road, Teaneck. For additional directions or information, call 201-692-7360.