Austria – Harlem Désir’s visit to Vienna (September 30, 2014)


Harlem Désir, Minister of State for European Affairs, will meet today in Vienna with Sebastian Kurz, Austrian Minister for Europe, Integration and Foreign Affairs.

Mr. Désir and Mr. Kurz will discuss ways to boost investment in Europe in order to generate growth and employment. They will discuss the rapprochement of the Western Balkans with the EU, and the development of an EU strategy for the Alpine Region.

This meeting will also provide an opportunity to review the strengthening of our bilateral trade, key international issues and our cooperation in the field of climate disruption, especially in the run-up to the 2015 Paris Climate Conference.