NEWS

This Week

Monday Deputy Foreign Minister Yiannis Valinakis visits Ljubljana to attend the ministerial council meeting of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE). To tomorrow. Deputy Foreign Minister Evripidis Stylianidis to meet with US Ambassador to Greece Charles Ries and USAID Deputy Assistant Administrator Thomas F. Mefford at the Foreign Ministry to discuss cooperation between Hellenic Aid and USAID. National Reorganization Council of PASOK Youth to meet. PASOK leader George Papandreou to speak. Communist Party leader Aleka Papariga visits Patras. Tuesday Foreign Minister Petros Molyviatis visits Belgrade and Pristina. Wednesday Foreign Minister Petros Molyviatis to attend meeting of NATO foreign ministers in Brussels. Deputy Foreign Minister Yiannis Valinakis to attend EU foreign ministers meeting on Community budget. PASOK leader George Papandreou visits the offices of the General Confederation of Greek Labor (GSEE) and the Civil Servants’ Union (ADEDY). Constantine Karamanlis Institute for Democracy is hosting a conference on «Millennium Goals and Greece’s International Development, Cooperation and Assistance Policy,» at 7 p.m. at the National Research Foundation. Deputy Foreign Minister Evripidis Stylianidis to speak.Tel. 210.725.7495. Representatives of the Central Union of Municipalities and Communities of Greece (KEDKE) to meet with Finance and Interior ministers Giorgos Alogoskoufis and Prokopis Pavlopoulos. Thursday New Democracy parliamentary group convenes. PASOK leader George Papandreou to visit Piraeus Labor Center. PASOK Political Council convenes. Hellenic Society for Quality in Health is holding a conference on «Quality in Healthcare,» at 8.45 a.m. at the Democritus research center, Aghia Paraskevi. To tomorrow. Tel. 210.662.7981. Hellenic Foundation for European and Foreign Policy (ELIAMEP) is holding a conference on «Greece’s Relations with the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia: Recent Developments and Perspectives,» at 12.30 p.m. at the National Research Foundation. Tel. 210.725.7124. The University of Thessaloniki is hosting the third international conference on «Sports Medicine in the 21st Century,» at 9 p.m. on the university premises. Tel. 2310.992.184 or visit www.auth.gr. Friday PASOK leader George Papandreou to meet with representatives of the Federation of Greek Industries (SEV). President Karolos Papoulias and his Bulgarian counterpart Georgi Parvanov to inaugurate the tunnel at the new border-crossing at Exohi in the prefecture of Drama.