6th May: One month before Slovak date for the European election, the Slovak Platform MVRO sent a lobby letter to the Slovak candidates and its Manifesto for EP elections. 5 questions linked to the EU development cooperation and Slovak ODA were asked to the candidates. Meetings were organised with them afterwards in order to discuss these issues.
Before 14th May: Lobby letter is sent to Secretary of State of Ministry for Foreign Affairs.
14th May: Aid Watch Report Launch and breakfast meeting with journalists while issuing a press release. MVRO stands against the attempts at cutting of ODA.
1st June: Press release before the European elections (also based on assessment of the answers of candidates for MEPs). The answers of candidates will be published at website of Platform (www.mvro.sk) and www.svetbezchudoby.sk
8th – 12th June: Lobby letter to elected Slovak MEPs with an offer for a meeting in order to discuss the issues of EU Development Cooperation.
For information about the activities in Slovakia, contact the national platform:
MVRO -The Non-governmental Development Organizations Platform / Platforma mimovládnych rozvojových organizácií – Platforma MVRO: Mileticova 7, 821 08 Bratislava – Tel./fax. +421 2 5738 5256 – E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org – Website: http://www.mvro.sk