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Launch of the accreditation procedures for foreign media representatives and foreign observers for the election of Romanian members of the European Parliament

04/10/19

According to Law No. 33/2007 for the organization of the European Parliament elections, republished and with subsequent amendments and supplements, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has a series of administrative–organizational tasks in the context of…

High level conference ‘Greater resilience to ensure free and fair elections’, organised in Brussels by the Romanian Presidency of the Council of the EU

04/01/19

While counting down to the May 2019 European elections, the Romanian Presidency of the Council of the EU, with the support of the European Security and Defence College and the Council of the EU, and at the initiative of Alina Bârgăoanu, member of…

Minister Delegate for European Affairs George Ciamba attends the informal meeting with candidate countries on the margins of the informal meeting of the ministers and state secretaries for European affairs

03/11/19

On March 11, 2019, the minister delegate for European affairs, George Ciamba, chaired an informal meeting with the EU candidate countries on the margins on the informal meeting of the EU ministers and state secretaries for European affairs, held in…

3D cut art Exhibition – Connexions, inaugurated in Brussels by the Romanian Presidency of the EU Council

02/13/19

The Romanian Presidency of the EU Council inaugurated today, 13 February, the 3D cut art Exhibition – Connexions of the Romanian artist Radu Stefan Poleac, in the Lex building of the Council of the EU. In her opening speech, the Romanian…

Expos of the Romanian Presidency in the EU Council

01/29/19

EXPO – Atrium Justus Lipsius: „Architecture is inhabited sculpture,“ as the Romanian sculptor Constantin Brâncuşi once said, and such is the motto of the exhibition organized by Romania, courtesy of the Romanian Ministry of Culture and…

Brussels Opening Concert for the Romanian Presidency of the Council of the European Union

01/24/19

The opening concert for the Romanian Presidency of the Council of the European Union in Brussels was held today, January 24th 2019, featuring the Romanian Youth Orchestra, and hosted by the prestigious cultural institution BOZAR. Bringing together…

Press release on the result of the meaningful vote on the Withdrawal Agreement of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland from the European Union

01/16/19

The Romanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs regrets the result of Tuesday evening, 15 January 2019, in the House of Commons, on the Withdrawal Agreement and Political Declaration on the future relationship between the UK and the EU. We respect the…

Interview with Luminița Odobescu, Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Romania to the European Union, for Journal General de l’Europe

01/03/19

Romania at the helm of the Council of the EU- promoting cohesion, with a citizens-oriented agenda (January- June 2019) Romania will hold for the next six month the presidency of the Council of the EU, first time since it joined the European Union, …

Ambassador to EU: Romania is fulfilling its european destiny

12/20/18

Ambassador Luminița Odobescu discusses Romania’s plans for the Presidency of the Council of the EU TGR: What are some of the milestones of your diplomatic career so far? What are some of the most important highlights of your mandate as Permanent…

Press Releases

11/13/18

With regard to the information presented in the media according to which Romania would not be ready to take over the Presidency of the Council of the European Union, and the Finnish Government would have expressed its willingness to provide support,…

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Launch of the accreditation procedures for foreign media representatives and foreign observers for the election of Romanian members of the European Parliament

04/10/19

According to Law No. 33/2007 for the organization of the European Parliament elections, republished and with subsequent amendments and supplements, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has a series of administrative–organizational tasks in the context of…

High level conference ‘Greater resilience to ensure free and fair elections’, organised in Brussels by the Romanian Presidency of the Council of the EU

04/01/19

While counting down to the May 2019 European elections, the Romanian Presidency of the Council of the EU, with the support of the European Security and Defence College and the Council of the EU, and at the initiative of Alina Bârgăoanu, member of…