Event Details

Group of Austrian and German parliamentarians visit MEUSAC

4 April 2017

A group of Austrian and German parliamentarians today paid a visit to MEUSAC’s office in Valletta. They met MEUSAC Head Vanni Xuereb and Head of EU Policy & Legislation Kurt Formosa.

The group comprised of Angelika Glöckner, Gabriele Groneberg, Jürgen Schabhüttl, Christian Petry, Norbert Spinrath (SPD, Germany) and Christine Muttonen (President of the Parliamentary Assembly of the OSCE), Elisabeth Grossmann, and Hannes Weninger (SPÖ, Austria).

The role of MEUSAC was explained to the parliamentarians, that is engaging civil society in the EU decision-making process through the organisation of consultation and information sessions on draft EU legislation policies, offering technical assistance to local councils, NGOs and Government entities to tap into, and apply for, EU funds, among others.