Celebrations of the 35th anniversary of the European Court of Auditors

Russian ambassador to Luxembourg Mark Entin participated in the celebrations in Luxembourg dedicated to the 35th anniversary of the establishment of the European Court of Auditors.

The central one was the representative conference «European Governance and Accountability». It was held in a new, spacious, bright building built by the Grand Duchy for the EU Court of Auditors.

At the conference were invited general public of Luxembourg and the leadership of the EU institutions which are located here. It was attended by the ambassadors of the major countries.

A brief analysis of the current situation in the EU and the measures taken to overcome the crisis and construction of the Banking and a better economic and political union, as well as the challenges that the Court of Auditors is facing, was made by President of the European Council Herman Van Rompuy .

On the margins of the conference, the Ambassador held a short meeting with the president of the Court of Auditors Vitor Caldeira , its members and policymakers dedicated to strengthening and diversifying the cooperation between the EU Court of Auditors and its Russian counterpart -the Accounts Chamber of Russia .