On June 27-28 the leader of the Yabloko
Association will meet the heads of the following parliamentary
factions of the German parliament:
- Chairman of the bloc “The Union of Christian
democrats and Christian Social Union" (UDU-CSU) Friedrich
- Deputy Chairman of the “Social-Democratic
Party of Germany” faction Gerhard Ehrler,
- Chairman of the “Free Democrats” faction
Wolfgang Gerhardt and with members of this faction.
Grigory Yavlinsky is also scheduled to
meet the German Minister of Foreign Affairs Joschka Fischer.
The meetings will focus on discussion of Russia’s current
policies and economy, as well as the strategic economic
programme for Russia. Grigory Yavlinsky is in Germany at
the invitation of the German-Russian Forum.
On June 27 the leader of Yabloko will submit
a report on present politics and the economic policy of
Russia at the annual meeting of the Forum.
Since 1993 the Forum has been bringing
together bankers, entrepreneurs, academics, politicians
and cultural figures interested in collaboration with Russia.
The Council of Trustees of the Forum includes
representatives of Deutsche Bank, Daimler Chrysler, Siemens,
Ruhr-Gas, and some other companies. On June 29-30 Grigory
Yavlinsky, at the invitation of the Chairman of the the
Klaus Schwab World Economic Forum will participate in the
summer session of the Forum (the so-called “summer Davos”)
which is traditionally held in Salzburg.