Düsseldorf – ESI meetings with the state government of North Rhine-Westphalia on solutions for the refugee crisis at the Greek-Turkish border

05 March 2020
Gerald Knaus (right) with the cabinet of North Rhine-Westphalia and Prime Minister Armin Laschet (left). Photo: Government of North Rhine-Westphalia
Gerald Knaus (right) with the cabinet of North Rhine-Westphalia and Prime Minister Armin Laschet (left). Photo: Government of North Rhine-Westphalia

Between 5 and 7 March, ESI's Gerald Knaus travelled three times to Düsseldorf for several meetings with government officials, including a meeting with the Prime Minister of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia, Armin Laschet, and his cabinet to brief them on ESI's proposals on the current situation in the Greek-Turkish border and the EU's options for action.

Gerald Knaus with North Rhine-Westphalia’s Prime Minister Armin Laschet and State Minister Joachim Stamp (also Minister for Children, Family, Refugees and Integration). Photo: Government of North Rhine-Westphalia
Gerald Knaus with North Rhine-Westphalia's Prime Minister Armin Laschet and State Minister Joachim Stamp (also Minister for Children, Family, Refugees and Integration). Photo: Government of North Rhine-Westphalia