The EC’s Representations in the EU Member states are integrated within the Press and Communication Service of the Directorate General Communication in Brussels. The Offices are representing the Commission in all 27 member states of the EU.
Key tasks and priorities are:
Cooperation with media – EC Representation in the Czech Republic interacts with the national and regional media, informs about the EC’s activities, explains its policies and provides general information about EU affairs.
Political networking – EC Representation monitors and provides intelligence to the Commission on political, economic and social developments in Czech Republic, thus providing the Commission with feedback and stimulating informed debate on European Affairs.
General information to the citizen – Representation provides general information on the EU and helps to implement major information activities of the EC in the Czech Republic. Representation co-operate also with European Parliament’s “Information Point” in Prague.
The Delegation of the EC was transformed into a Representation of the European Commission in the Czech Republic as of 1 May 2004, the day of Czech Republic’s accession to the EU. Mrs Irena Moozová is the Head of Representation.