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Carl Bildt

Co-chair of the European Council on Foreign Relations

Carl Bildt is Co-chair of the European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR), contributing columnist to the Washington Post, and columnist for Project Syndicate. He serves as Senior Advisor to the Wallenberg Foundations in Sweden and is on the Board of Trustees of the RAND Corporation in the US. He has served as both Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of Sweden. In March 2021, Mr Bildt was appointed WHO Special Envoy for the Access to COVID-19 Tools Accelerator (ACT-Accelerator). Subsequently, he served in international functions with the EU and UN, primarily related to the conflicts in the Balkans. He was the Co-chairman of the Dayton peace talks on Bosnia and became the first High Representative in the country. Later, he was the Special Envoy of UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan to the region.
Updated: April 13, 2022




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