09.07.2002 - Meeting of the EU Club with the Danish Ambassador Christian Faber-Rod

On 09.07.2002 the EU Club at the BCCI set up on an initiative of the Euro Info Centre BG805 organized a meeting with the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Denmark Mr. Christian Faber-Rod in connection with the assuming of the presidency of the EU by Denmark. Mr. Faber-Rod presented the priorities of the Presidency - From Copenhagen to Copenhagen (enlargement); Freedom, security and justice; Sustainable development; Safe food; Global responsibility.

Mr. Dimitris Kourkoulas, Head of the Delegation of the EC to Bulgaria acquainted the audience with the new prospects for Bulgaria on the road to EU accession. The Minister of European Matters Mrs. Meglena Kuneva outlined the main steps in the negotiations with the EU during the Danish Presidency. According to her by the end of the period Bulgaria will close the majority of the 10 remaining chapters for negotiations.