A Conversation with Juan Manuel Santos

Juan Manuel Santos
Nicholas Burns
Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 6:00pm
Angelopoulos Global Public Leaders Program, Nieman Foundation for Journalism

Juan Manuel Santos
President of Colombia (2010-2018)
2016 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate

Nicholas Burns (Moderator)
Roy and Barbara Goodman Family Professor of the Practice of Diplomacy and International Relations, Harvard Kennedy School
U.S. Ambassador to NATO (2001-2005)


Former President of Colombia, Juan Manuel Santos, joined Harvard Kennedy School Professor Nicholas Burns in conversation at the John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum. Former President Santos discussed his experiences in negotiating peace for Colombia. Santos and Burns examined the nuances of diplomacy, the challenges of fighting poverty, the future of climate change policy, and the importance of establishing a dialogue in international relations.