31 January 2013
Brussels Meetings with senior EU officials on visa liberalisation
Stefano Manservisi – Stefano Sannino – Berlaymont Building
Stefano Manservisi – Stefano Sannino – Berlaymont Building

ESI's Alexandra Stiglmayer and Gerald Knaus had a series of meetings with senior EU officials and Turkey's Ambassador to the EU in Brussels to brief them on ESI's research on visa liberalisation and discuss the possibility of a visa liberalisation process for Turkey. They met with Selim Yenel, Turkey's Ambassador to the EU; Maria Asenius, head of cabinet of Cecilia Malmström, Commissioner for Home Affairs; Stefano Manservisi, Director-General for Home Affairs; Stefano Sannino, Director-General Enlargement, and Fiona McIlwham, Special Adviser to DG Enlargement.

Selim Yenel
Selim Yenel
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