European Commissioner for Justice Didier Reynders will visit Athens on March 16 and 17, to discuss the findings of the Rule of Law 2022 report and other justice-related issues.
According to a statement from the delegation of the European Commission in Greece, on the first day of his visit, Reynders will meet Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis, the Speaker of the Parliament Konstantinos Tassoulas, as well as the Vice-Presidents of the Parliament, the Minister of Justice Kostas Tsiaras, the Minister of State Giorgos Gerapetritis, the Alternate Minister of Foreign Affairs Miltiadis Varvitsiotis and the leader of the main opposition, Alexis Tsipras.
The European Commissioner’s contacts on Thursday will also include the head of the Hellenic Authority for Communications Security and Privacy Christos Rammos and the president of the Personal Data Protection Authority, Konstantinos Menoudakos.
During the second day of his visit, Reynders will meet with representatives of local non-governmental organisations working for the rule of law, media freedom, fundamental rights and humanitarian aid. Finally, he will meet with the president of the Athens Bar Association, Dimitris Vervesos, and with the president of the Council of State, Evangelia Nikas.