Mission to Athens: speech at the 11th SETE (Association of Greek Tourism Enterprises) Conference: "Tourism and Development"
Participation in the Dialogue Seminar "Promoting Solidarity in the current Economic Crisis: The contribution of the Orthodox Church to European Social Policy"
Meeting with Mr Kazimierz Florian PLOCKE, Polish Secretary of State for Agriculture and Rural Development
Mr Nikos Chiotakis, President and Mayor of Kifissia
Mr Nikos Sarantis, Mayor of Ayii Anargyroi
Mr Giorgos Ioakimidis, Mayor of Nikaia
Opening speech at the debate "Adriatic-Ionian Macroregion: Transnational, Crossborders and Interregional actions paving the way ahead" (Brussels)
Speech at the Arctic Futures Symposium organised by the International Polar Foundation (Committee of the Regions, Brussels)
Meeting with Mrs Julia MARTON-LEFÈVRE, Director-General of the International Union for Conservation of Nature(IUCN)