Posts tagged as Council of the Baltic Sea States

Lithuanian minister to meet with regional diplomats in Latvia

Monday, June 3, 2019

Lithuanian Minister of Foreign Affairs will meet with diplomats from other countries in the Latvian city of Jurmala to discuss initiatives aimed at strengthening the Baltic Sea region. The Council of the Baltic Sea States meeting in Jurmala will be attended by the foreign ministers of Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Norway, Finland, Sweden, as well as diplomats from Denmark, Iceland, Germany, Russia and the European Commission. “The meeting’s participants will…

Latvian Presidency of the Council of the Baltic Sea States gets into gear

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

On 18-19 September, the Committee of Senior Officials (CSO) of the Council of the Baltic Sea States (CBSS) convenes in Riga for its first meeting chaired by the Latvian Presidency, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs repors. The CSO is the leading structure in the CBSS format, a platform for decision-making and discussions. “The CSO meeting focuses in particular on a report by the CBSS Vision Group entitled “Vision for the…

Baltic Sea states must work together to reduce sea pollution

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

All members of the Council of the Baltic Sea States (CBSS) should agree on practical measures and seek an effective solution so as to reduce the catastrophic pollution of the Baltic Sea, Latvian Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkevics said during the meeting with the Swedish Foreign Minister, Margot Wallstrom, informs LETA. Rinkevics and Wallstrom met during the CBSS meeting of the foreign ministers to discuss bilateral cooperation between Latvia and Sweden…