Georgia, Tbilisi, Oct. 6 / Trend N.Kirtzkhalia /
Two months before the Eastern Partnership summit in Vilnius, Georgia will host an international parliamentary conference on Ocotber 7. The purpose of the conference is to discuss the country's progress made towards rapprochement with the European Union (EU).
The conference will be attended by parliamentarians of Georgia, Baltic and Central European countries, the members of the Georgian government, representatives of international organizations, diplomatic missions and civil society.
In particular, the conference will discuss the following issues: compliance of the Georgian legislation with the EU law, a Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Agreement with the EU, Association Agreement with the EU and the role of Parliament in matters of rapprochement with the EU.
The conference is organized by the Georgian Parliament with the assistance of United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).
Chairman of the Georgian Parliament David Usupashvili, the speaker of the Lithuanian Seimas Loreta Grauzhinene, UNDP Resident Representative in Georgia Niels Scott, Head of the EU Delegation to Georgia Philip Dimitrov and Ambassador of the Netherlands in Georgia Hans Horbach will make a speech at the event.