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Working towards a better world

31-12-2012 Article, International Review of the Red Cross, No. 888, by James G. Stavridis

Perspectives on the ICRC – Opinion notes


Admiral James G. Stavridis assumed duties as the NATO Supreme Allied Commander, Europe, in early summer 2009. A Surface Warfare Officer, Admiral Stavridis has also served ashore as strategic and long-range planner on the staffs of the Chief of Naval Operations and the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and as the Executive Assistant to the Secretary of the Navy and the Senior Military Assistant to the Secretary of Defense. He is a distinguished graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy and holds a PhD and a MALD in International Relations from The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University.