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On Monday evening in Lisbon, ALDE Party’s individual members in Portugal hosted an event on the topic of “Women in Power – the new role of women in politics.” They were honoured to have as key note speaker European Commissioner for Competition Margrethe Vestager.
Co-hosted by Luxembourg's Minister of Agriculture Fernand Etgen, liberal Agriculture Ministers met in Brussels ahead of the AGRIFISH Council meeting. The ministers discussed on the sustainable use of pesticides, sustainable soil management and agricultural issues related to trade.
ALDE Party Bureau members Ilhan Kyuchyuk and Gasper Koprivšek recently travelled to Serbia, Bosnia Herzegovina and Montenegro to meet with current ALDE Party member parties. Kyuchyuk said: “Western Balkans need politicians that promote liberal values in order to move the countries on the EU path."
Individual members Steering Committee member Chris Pyak represented ALDE Party's Individual Members at the founding meeting of the "Progressive Liberals", a new group which aims to hold liberal politicians accountable to implement their progressive proposals for an open society.
The ALDE Party Secretariat is delighted to welcome Anna Abrahamsson from Finland as our new Events & Fundraising Policy Officer. "As a European and a liberal at heart, I am excited for this opportunity to apply my skills and experience to further the European liberal agenda," she said.