EU Environment Commissioner Sinkevicius to visit Greece Nov. 11-12

EU Commissioner for Environment, Oceans & Fisheries Virginijus Sinkevicius will pay an official visit to Greece on November 11-12, it was announced on Wednesday.

Promoting the European Green Deal and visiting areas burnt by wildfires at Varibobi and Parnitha in northern Attica are key in Sinkevicius’ visit agenda, it was added.

The commissioner is scheduled to meet with Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis, Agriculture & Food Minister Spelios Livanos, Energy & Environment Minister Kostas Skrekas, Climate Change & Civil Protection Minister Christos Stylianides, and Athens Mayor Kostas Bakoyiannis.