"The weakness of the borders, the failure of the Arab Spring and the new emerging crime OMCOM make an indispensable tool for the region's future." This was said by Senate President Pietro Grasso at the conclusion of the presentation ceremony Mediterranean Observatory on Organized Crime and the Mafia (OMCOM) shown in the Sala Zuccari of the Senate by the President of the Fondazione Caponnetto Salvatore Calleri and the President of the Fondazione Mediterraneo Michele Capasso. Joined to the meeting members by two institutions, experts and representatives from Mediterranean countries.
On this occasion the Min.Pl. Enrico Granara - coordinator of the Euro-Mediterranean policies of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs - presented to the President of the Senate RIDE - Italian Network for Euro-Mediterranean Dialogue, recently founded and of which the OMCOM part.
At the conclusion of the ceremony Elizabeth Caponnetto and Pia Molinari handed to the President Grasso a copy of the "Totem of Peace" by Mario Molinari.