he world - its people, its natural and cultural
heritage, its past and its future - has been Joseph Camilleri's abiding
interest. In teaching and research, in private and public advocacy, in
personal and political engagement, he has sought to make sense of the human
For Camilleri today's world poses immense risk but also unparalleled opportunity. The
question is how best to reduce the risks and take advantage of the opportunities.
Conversation may not be the whole answer, but it is a crucial, yet too often
neglected, part of the answer. To converse is to reflect on the state of the
world and one's place in it, to acknowledge the interconnectedness of human
destinies, to share knowledge, skills, ideas and insights.
This website is offered as a space within which it
may be possible to widen and enrich such conversation