Europe Day: Members of the Juncker Commission mark the day speaking to citizens
Several Members of the Juncker Commission will hold speeches and Citizens’ Dialogues today and tomorrow to mark Europe Day 2017. Later today, President Juncker will address the Bonner Akademie für Forschung und Lehre praktischer Politik on the future of Europe and its current challenges. Commissioners Mimica and Bulc will hold a joint Citizens’ Dialogue in Rijeka, Croatia. Commissioner Hahn will hold another in Vienna, where he will also deliver a speech on the 30 years of Erasmus+. On Tuesday, Europe Day, President Juncker will participate in a Citizens’ Dialogue in Bozar, Brussels, with other prominent European figures. Commissioners Bulc and Hogan will take part in Citizens’ Dialogues in Ljubljana, Slovenia and Dublin, Ireland, respectively. Commissioner Avramopoulos will participate in a celebratory event organised by the Commission Representation in Athens and Commissioner Navracsics will be at a similar event organised by the Representation in Budapest. The Commission’s Representations in all Member States will be hosting a wide range of celebratory events to mark Europe Day with concerts, games, exhibitions, family days, and workshops. For more details, consult the websites of the Commission’s Representations here.