Festivals & Conferences
EU-League of Arab States summit in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt, 24-25/02/2019
Thursday، 21 February 2019 - 03:12 PM
The EU-League of Arab States (LAS) summit will bring together for the first time heads of state or government from both sides.
President Donald Tusk will co-chair the meeting with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi. He will represent the EU along with President Jean-Claude Juncker.
Leaders from both sides will seek to strengthen Arab-European ties.
The meeting is expected to start in the afternoon on Sunday 24 February and end with a press conference in the afternoon on Monday 25 February. It will take place in the International Congress Centre in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt.
Ahead of the summit, foreign ministers from the EU and the LAS gathered in Brussels for a ministerial meeting.
First Day: 24/02/2019
17:00 Arrivals and official welcome
17:30 Opening ceremony
17:50 First plenary session
20:15 Official dinner
Second Day: 25/02/2019
10:30 Restricted session
12:00 Second plenary session
14:00 Closing ceremony
14:20 Press conference