Secretary of State for European Affairs visits Bucharest
16.03.2012 / 15:28
Secretary of State for European Affairs of the Office of the Government of the Czech Republic Vojtěch Belling visited Romania on March 15 – 16 for talks on topical European issues
Vojtěch Belling met with the Minister of European Affairs Leonard Orban, State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Luminiţa Odobescu, Counselor to the President Bogdan Manoiu and National Coordinator for the EU Danube Strategy Viorel Ardeleanu. They discussed in particular the new multi-annual financial framework of the EU as well as the cohesion policy, drawing of EU funds, the Common Agricultural Policy and the EU Strategy for the Danube Region. When talking about Romania´s accession to the Schengen area, the Romanian party highly appreciated the Czech Republic´s support.