LINKS Europe is a Dutch Stichting based in The Hague, and is part of the LINKS network established in 1997 to contribute to the peaceful resolution of conflicts and the process of transition in Europe’s neighbourhood.
We aspire for a peaceful, secure and prosperous Europe, in friendship and solidarity with its neighbourhood.
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We aim to achieve our vision through outreach and dissemination, training and capacity building, and dialogue and research.
Dennis Sammut is the Director of LINKS Europe and Managing Editor of the web portal commonspace.eu.
He was educated at the London School of Economics (Masters in International Relations) and at the University of Oxford, where he was awarded a doctorate in history for his thesis on “the end of the British period in Arabia 1951 - 1972”.
He is currently also a member of the Strategic Council of the European Policy Centre in Brussels.
Dennis Sammut is regularly invited to give expert opinion by the European Parliament, the Council of Europe and the NATO Parliamentary Assembly.
From 2003-8 he was special advisor to the South Caucasus Parliamentary Initiative
He served with the United Nations in Afghanistan (2006/7) where he was part of a small UN team that assisted in the setting up of the new Afghanistan Parliament. He was a member of the EU Tagliavini Commission on the Georgia-Russia War (2008/9).
In 2006 he was awarded the OBE by HM The Queen for his peacebuilding work in the South Caucasus