Day's event: 14.11.2008
Tuesday, 20 January 2009
EU and Third Country Summits
The French Presidency has chosen Nice, a city which has strong historical ties to Russia, to host the 22nd EU-Russia Summit.
Main results of the EU-Russia Summit
Nicolas Sarkozy, the current President of the European Council and José Manuel Barroso, the President of the European
Commission, welcomed Dmitri Medvedev, the President of the Russian Federation to Nice on 14 November 2008 for the EU-Russia
summit, in the presence of the High Representative for the Common Foreign and Security Policy, Javier Solana, Commissioner
Benita Ferrero-Waldner and foreign affairs ministers, Sergei Lavrov and Bernard Kouchner.
Meeting of the ministers responsible for equality between women and men
In: Lille, Espace International, Lille-Europe
The EU ministers responsible for equality between women and men are to meet on 14 November 2008 in Lille.
Two issues will be on the agenda: reducing wage gaps and best practices in terms of professional equality in companies.
Ministerial conference on competitiveness clusters: towards a European
The French Minister for the Economy, Industry and Employment, Christine Lagarde, invites her European counterparts to discuss the
European cluster strategy.
Other Institutional Meetings
European Union at the Seventh Session of the Assembly of State Parties to
the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court
In: The Hague (Netherlands)
Seminars and Conferences
Franco-German Dialogues: European Viewpoints
from:01.07.2008 to : 01.12.2008
Under the French Presidency of the Council of the European Union, the French embassy in Germany and its cultural network, in
partnership with European Movement Germany an