VICTORIA Presentation at the ENPPF Plenary Meeting

26/04/2019

VICTORIA Presentation at the ENPPF Plenary Meeting

From 1 January to 30 June 2019, Romania holds the six-month rotating Presidency of the European Union.

Romania is in close coordination with the Trio EU Presidencies of Finland (July-December 2019) and Croatia (January-June 2020). This is the first mandate for Romania which has the possibility to imprint its national vision on the strategic debates concerning the future of the European project, to directly contribute to the process for its consolidation, and to promote parts of the European agenda which the country finds important.

Between 26th and 28th of March 2019, as permanent member, SPP, VICTORIA Partner, hosted the plenary meeting of ENPPF - the European Network for Protection of Public Figures. SPP currently holds the chairmanship of the ENPPF’s General Coordination Group, during Romania's presidency of the EU Council. The meeting in Bucharest was attended by high representatives from 28 countries and 5 specialized institutions within the EU.

One of the themes raised by the participants, was the impact of the technological development on the dignitaries' protection activity. A presentation session of the scientific research projects carried out by SPP within the framework of the H2020 Framework Programme and within the National Plan of Scientific Research, was done. During this session, the VICTORIA project was also presented.