Source: European Economic and Social Committee
President Luca Jahier and the enlarged presidency of the European Economic and Social Committee will be visiting Poland on 10-12 June for a meeting to launch the new EESC presidency. Mr Jahier and the members taking part chose Krakow in Poland as a symbolic place of memory and to galvanise and enrich the culture of dialogue within the European Union.
During the visit they will take part in a debate at the University of Krakow, attended by Polish intellectuals, on the reconciliation through memory of the two lungs of Europe, bringing a breath of creative understanding between western and central/eastern Europe.
The enlarged presidency will also be visiting Auschwitz-Birkenau.
The members of the enlarged presidency are: Luca Jahier, Milena Angelova, Isabel Caño, Jacek Krawczyk, Gabriele Bischoff, Arno Metzler
Stefano Palmieri, Ariane Rodert, Dilyana Slavova, Maurizio Reale, Christa Schweng, Pierre Jean-Coulon, Lucie Studničná.
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