The 2018 ALDE Party Council Meeting will take place from 27 to 28 April in Sofia, Bulgaria, co-hosted by MRF. Take a look at the event’s website and make sure to register yourself and your delegation for the Council meeting today!
Earlier today we hosted a Liberal breakfast together with FNF Europe in Brussels to discuss about the priorities and challenges of the Bulgarian EU Presidency. Iskra Mihaylova and Ilhan Kyuchyuk offered their views on the presidency’s plans as Bulgarian Liberal Members of the European Parliament.
Yesterday Yabloko’s candidate for the Russian presidential election, Grigory Yavlinsky, transferred to the Central Election Commission voters’ signatures in favour of his nomination. If the signatures are regarded as valid, Yavlinsky will be officially running in the elections on 18 March.
The new ALDE Party Bureau elected at the end of last year at the ALDE Party Congress in Amsterdam met for the first time in 2018 on Monday 29 January in Brussels. On the agenda, preparations for the 2019 European elections manifesto with ALDE Manifesto Drafting Committee Chair Taavi Rõivas.
On Monday, thousands of people watched our Facebook Live with Markus Löning, ALDE Party Vice President and long-standing member of FDP, as we discussed politics in Germany and more. “We couldn’t see a possible government coalition that could reform Germany and bring it forward,” he said.
100 days to Europe Day! The time has come for a counter-offensive by all pro-European political forces to regain the hearts and minds of citizens. We call on liberals to join us in mobilising local politicians and civil society for a large pro-European movement on 9 May 2018.
Individual Members in France, FDP Paris and UDI have the pleasure to invite you to their conference “What are the advantages of a parliamentary Franco-German motor?” next Monday in Paris, France. The speakers will be Nicola Beer, Jean Christophe-Lagarde, Michael Georg Link and Olivier Cadic.