The “Italy - Latvia: 100 years of friendship” multimedia exhibition will be presented on Thursday, 28 June 2018, at 12.30 p.m.
Opening remarks will be made by the Latvian Ambassador in Rome, Artis Bertulis, and then welcoming addresses will be delivered by the Secretary-General of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Elisabetta Belloni, and the State Secretary for Foreign Affairs of Latvia, Andrejs Pildegovics.
Following the opening, Undersecretary of State for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Emanuela Del Re, and Latvian Minister of Culture, Dace Melbārde, will cut the ribbon on the exhibition.
The director of the Latvian State Archive, Aiga Bērziņa, will bring the event to a close with her conclusions. A short guided visit to the exhibition will then take place.
Journalists, photographers and TV crews who wish to attend are kindly requested to apply for accreditation by sending an email to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation’s Institutional Press and Communication Service at: firstname.lastname@example.org (tel. 06/3691.3432-8573-8210) and attaching the letter of their media organisation (or press card for freelance reporters) and, for members of the foreign press, a Note Verbale released by the Rome Embassy of the media organisation’s country.
Accreditation badges shall be collected in person at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, main entrance (Sala Ospiti, right-hand side) from 12.00 p.m.