8 October 2012 - MEDIA ADVISORY - NATO PA 58th ANNUAL SESSION, PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC, 9-12 NOVEMBER 2012
The Parliament of the Czech Republic will host the NATO Parliamentary Assembly's 58th Annual Session in Prague from Friday 9 to 12 November. The Annual Session will bring together some 350 parliamentarians from the 28 NATO member countries from North America and Europe as well as delegates from partner countries and observers to discuss common international security concerns and adopt the reports prepared by the Assembly’s committees.
Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 November will be devoted to the meetings of the NATO PA’s five Committees: Political, Defence and Security, Science and Technology, Civil Dimension of Security and Economics and Security. Each Committee will discuss and adopt Reports and policy recommendations on a broad range of security and defence topics and will be addressed by prominent speakers from government, academia, NGO’s and NATO.
The Plenary Session on Monday 12 November will be addressed by Dr Karl A. LAMERS, President of the NATO Parliamentary Assembly, Milan STECH, President of the Senate of the Czech Republic, Miroslava NEMCOVA, Speaker of the Chamber of Deputies of the Czech Republic, Anders Fogh RASMUSSEN, NATO Secretary General, Jean-Claude MIGNON, President of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe, Mikheil SAAKASHVILI, President of Georgia, Filip VUJANOVIC, President of Montenegro, Egemen BAGIS, Minister for EU Affairs and Chief Negotiator of Turkey, Nikola GRUEVSKI, Prime Minister of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia* and other authorities.
Only registered press will be able to access the session venue.
MEDIA ACCREDITATION - REGISTRATION - FACILITIES
Dr Jiri Hybs
Chamber of Deputies of the Czech Parliament
Deadline for media accreditation is 7 November.
Additional questions concerning the media facilities, broadcast facilities, uplink trucks etc should also be addressed to Dr Jiri HYBS
NATO PARLIAMENTARY ASSEMBLY PRESS AND MEDIA RELATIONS SERVICE
NATO Parliamentary Assembly
Place du Petit Sablon 3,
Telephone: + 32 (0) 2 50 48 154
REQUESTS FOR INTERVIEWS
PROGRAMME FOR THE MEDIA
Only the meetings indicated in the press programme are open to the press.
* Turkey recognises the Republic of Macedonia with its constitutional name