08 Jun 2015
EUROPEAN COMMISSION DAILY NEWS – 08 JUNEBrussels Daily
EU-CELAC Foreign Ministers to meet in Brussels
The Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the European Union and of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC) will meet in Brussels on 9 June 2015. This will happen on the eve of the EU-CELAC Summit scheduled for 10 – 11 June and will be co-chaired by the High Representative and Vice-President, Federica Mogherini and by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ecuador, Ricardo Patiño, as the acting President of CELAC. In total, 61 EU and CELAC delegations will participate in the ministerial meeting and will prepare the discussions of the Summit exchanging views on the future of bi-regional relations amidst the new global challenges. They will also assist to the EU LAC Foundation award ceremony, which recognises the contribution of civil society initiatives to deepen bi-regional relationships between the EU and LAC-countries and help improve the lives of citizens on both continents.
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