On 18 December 2018, I met with Radek Špicar, Vice President of the Confederation of Industry and Transport in the Czech Republic, in order to discuss the upcoming European elections as well as the position of Czech businesses in Europe.
On 21 November and 17 December 2018, I met with Jakub Hussar and Martin Charvát in order to discuss the upcoming European elections.
On 12 December 2018, I met with Dr. Leah Goldin, mother of Hadar Goldin, who was killed by Hamas in 2014, in order to discuss the current situation regarding returning Hadar´s remains back to Israel.
On 12 December 2018, I met with Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs of Egypt, Dr. Ihab Ahmed Gamaleldin, in order to discuss the current human rights developments in Egypt.
On 21st November, I met with the representatives of the European Alliance to Save Energy, in order to discuss the issues concerning the EU Multiannual Financial Framework.
On 21st November, I met with Director-General of the European Commission for Neighbourhood and Enlargement Negotiations, Mr. Christian Danielsson, in order to discuss the current business environment in Serbia and the country preparedness for the accession to the EU.
On 21st November 2018, I met with Marcin Rzeszewicz, Deputy Head of International Cooperation Department at Polish Ministry of Infrastructure, in order to discuss the Mobility Package I.
On 13th November, I met with Mr. Miroslav Toman, Minister of Agriculture of the Czech Republic and Mr. Jaroslav Zajíček, Deputy Permanent Representative of the Czech Republic to the EU, in order to discuss the ongoing reform of the Common Agricultural Policy after 2020.
On 9th November, I met with Petr and Naomi Long from the Alliance Party of Northern Ireland, to discuss Brexit and the border between Ireland and Northern Ireland.
On 23rd October, I met with Mr. Clyde Cull, the Deputy Permanent Representative of Estonia to the EU, in order to discuss the Connecting Europe Facility regulation.
On October 17, I met with Rosa Maria Paya, leader of the Cuban dissident movement “Cuba Decide”, to discuss her activities in Cuba, the ongoing constitutional reform, as well as her participation at the ALDE event on ”Defending the universality of human rights”, which took place at the European Parliament on the same day.
On October 16, I met with the representatives of 112 Ukraine TV Channel, in order to discuss the freedom of speech and media in Ukraine.
On October 16, I met with Mr. Ivo Kropáček, a waste expert of the Friends of the Earth Czech Republic movement. We discussed the issue of the reduction of the impact of certain plastic products on the environment.
On October 15, I met with Martin Pajer, director of Cebia Company, in order to discuss the system of the screening of origin, history and protection of vehicles in Europe.
On October 11, I met with David Mazáček, founder of the Institute of Strategic Investments (ISTI) established at the Faculty of Finance and Accounting at the University of Economics in Prague. We discussed various possibilities of our future cooperation.
On October 11, I met with Mr. Štěpán Drahokoupil, Advocacy Manager for the Education and Youth Program and Mr. Petr Machálek, OSF Consultant. We discussed the OSF´s ongoing Education and Youth Program and a possibility of our future cooperation.
On October 10, I met with Mr. Halil Latifov, Chairman of the Committee on Transport in Bulgarian Parliament, in order to exchange views on the adoption of the Mobility Package.
On October 9, I attended a meeting with the representatives of the Cuban civil society, organized by ALDE MEPs Javier Nart and María Teresa Gimenez Barbat. We exchanged views on the current situation of human rights, constitutional reform and state of civil society in Cuba.
On October 3, I met with Benjamin Nägele, Director of European Affairs at B'nai B'rith International, in order to discuss various possibilities for further assistance to the family of Hadar Goldin who was a Lieutenant in the Givati Brigade of the Israel Defense Forces and was killed by Hamas.