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The awarding ceremony of the “Mediterranean Institutions Award 2007”, attributed to René Van Der Linden, President of the Parliamentarian Assembly of the European Council, ex-President of the European Popular Party, was held on Friday the 30th of March, at the Vesuvius Hall of Fondazione Mediterraneo, in the presence of personalities and representatives of the Institutions.

The Award was attributed to President Van Der Linden by following motivations:
By his contribution and his political action, he propagated the values of dialogue in the Greater Mediterranean area. He encouraged the Euro Mediterranean Politics, especially in order to defend human rights, democracy and equality, at first as President of European Popular Party and then as President of the Parliamentarian Assembly of the European Council.