The European People’s Party (EPP) will host a leaders’ meeting in Riga on 21 May in preparation of the EU’s Eastern Partnership (EaP) Summit, which will take place later on 21 and 22 May. It will feature several EPP heads of state and government as well as party leaders from EU Member States and EaP countries.

The EPP has played a long-standing and active role in the EaP process, having held previous meetings on four occasions: in Batumi, Georgia (July 2012), Yerevan, Armenia (November 2012), Chisinau, Republic of Moldova (July 2013) and Vilnius, Lithuania (November 2013).

EPP EaP leaders’ meeting:

Date: 21 May 2015

Time: 17:00-19:00

Venue: Art Museum “Riga Bourse” / Mākslas muzejs „Rīgas Birža”  – Dome Square 6 / Doma laukums 6 – Riga, Latvia

Press accreditation:

Journalists should register by 20 May at 12:00 noon CET by using this e-form:http://epp.org/1ESZNCW 

The press entrance is located on Maza pils street 21/ Maza pils iela 21. 

Journalists can collect their press badges at the venue starting at 15:30.

For practical information, please contact Laila Timrota, Press Secretary from Vienotība: mobile +371 29373547 and email: laila.timrota@vienotiba.lv