The Awarding Cermony for the "Mediterranean Istitutions Award 2009" and the title of "Ambassador of the United States of the World" assigned to the President of the Portuguese Republic, Anibal Cavaco Silva took place on June the 12th in Naples.

The President of Fondazione Mediterraneo (FM), Michele Capasso welcomed the Portuguese President and his wife in the Maison de la Méditerranée and then delivered a speech in which he rembered his ties and those of the FM with Portugal.

Before the delivery of the Award, received by the President of Regione Campania Antonio Bassolino , the President Silva inaugurated the "Lisbon Terrace" of the Maison de la Méditerranée.

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