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Affirming our priorities for the last year of this mandate in Munich

01.06.2018 - 11:15
Munich

Munich, in Bavaria, will host a big gathering of the EPP Group to discuss pressing issues Europe is currently facing. During the 3-day event, EPP Group Members will have the pleasure to welcome, among others, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz, Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic, EU Budget Commissioner Günther Oettinger, Nea Dimokratia leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis and the CEOs of BMW and Siemens. The aim of the meeting will be to take stock of our work in the past four years in the European Parliament and to set the priorities for the last year of this mandate.

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XXI ANNUAL EPP GROUP INTERCULTURAL DIALOGUE WITH CHURCHES AND RELIGIOUS INSTITUTIONS
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Highlights of the week

15.10.2018 - 19.10.2018
Press freedom

Fight for the truth: free and independent journalism

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Events

Oct
17
17.10.2018 - 15:00

New Erasmus+ Programme (2021-2027)

Oct
18
18.10.2018 - 09:00

XXI Annual EPP Group intercultural dialogue with churches and religious institutions

The XXI Annual EPP Group Intercultural Dialogue with Churches and Religious Institutions will be held in an...
Oct
18
18.10.2018 - 09:30

Hearing on Independent Journalism