An information session for diplomatic missions and international organizations accredited in Bucharest

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs reiterated its openness for a constant dialogue with the diplomatic missions accredited in Bucharest, in order to inform them about the measures applied by the Romanian authorities, and stressed the importance of coordinating the efforts in the process of managing and preventing the spread of COVID-19 infection at a European and international level.

Logo of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

 

 

In the context of the steps taken at national level in order to manage and prevent the spread of the infection with COVID-19, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of Internal Affairs organized, on March 3, an information session for diplomatic missions and international organizations accredited in Bucharest.

The measures taken in this regard by the national authorities were presented by the secretary of state of the Ministry of Internal Affairs, the head of the Emergency Department, Raed Arafat. In order to control and reduce the spread of COVID-19 infection in Romania, the secretary of state emphasized both the importance of the measures adopted by Romania, and the fact that these measures have been based on the data and analyses provided by the World Health Organization and by the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control. In addition, Raed Arafat stressed that the measures that have been adopted apply both to Romanian citizens and to foreign nationals who arrive in Romania from the affected areas. At the same time, the secretary of state underlined the efforts made to ensure a correct and transparent public communication, recalling that, at this moment, the Romanian authorities issue two newsletters daily, accessible on the websites of the competent institutions (Ministry of Internal Affairs, Ministry of Health, Ministry of Foreign Affairs), as well as on the sites of Romania’s diplomatic missions abroad.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs reiterated its openness for a constant dialogue with the diplomatic missions accredited in Bucharest, in order to inform them about the measures applied by the Romanian authorities, and stressed the importance of coordinating the efforts in the process of managing and preventing the spread of COVID-19 infection at a European and international level.

On the side-lines of the information session, secretary of state Raed Arafat met with the ambassador of the Republic of Moldova in Bucharest, Mihai Gribincea. The discussions focused on the modalities of cooperation and assistance that can be provided by Romania to ensure the necessary measures for the protection of the citizens of the Republic of Moldova, in the context of the spread of the infection with COVID-19

 

Meeting of the Minister of Foreign Affairs Bogdan Aurescu with EU ambassadors in Bucharest on March 12, 2020. Source: web site of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

 

Press release of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, March 3, 2020.

Source: https://www.mae.ro/en/node/51842

Republished by Intell News Romania in English on March 13,  2020

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My name is GHEORGHIU CLAUDIU VICTOR and I was born in October 1967 in Bucharest. In 1998 I took the master degree at University from Bucharest , the Faculty of History- universal old history section- with theme (CONSTANTIN the GREAT and CHRISTIANITY) at professor LIGIA BARZU. In 1991 I graduated Art School , PAINTING section with TITU DRAGUTESCU. I painted sacred pictures from 1990. I paint in technique tempera or tempera with egg on wood. During the period 1992-1994 I was managership at COLEUS modern art gallery . I am titular member of the Association Branch of Religious Plastic Arts and Restoration : AFAPRR of UAP from Romania: Romanian Fine Arts Union from April 17, 2019, admitted by contest, as well as I was trainee member during the period 2016-2019, admitted by contest. I was member in Plastic Background(FP) belong Romanian Fine Arts Union (UAP) from 7th of December 2000, admitted by contest. From 25th of May 2015 I was elected Media advisor of the Steering Committee of the Association Branch of Religious Plastic Arts and Restoration : AFAPRR of UAP from Romania: Romanian Fine Arts Union. From 2014 I am member VISARTA(from March 31, 2017, I was elected in the Steering Committee of Visarta, during the period 2017-2022), the Romanian Visual Arts Copyright Collecting Society. I have 4th Personal Exhibitions with sacred art organized by UAP from Romania- Romanian Fine Arts Union in Bucharest (2001,2003,2004 at ArTei Gallery, 2007 at Galateea Gallery) and another at Silva Gallery in Busteni(2007-2008). I have also 2 Personal Exhibitions in Italy : I was Honor Guest, representing Romania, with sacred art, June 2003 at Pisa and in October 2006 ”The ICONS, sacred pictures in contemporary world” at Viadana(Mantua). I won some prizes in Italy and I participated, admitted by contest, at some art fairs and international exhibitions around the world, representing Romania: most of them in Italy, but also in France, Greece, Japan, Peru, South Korea, Switzerland. From May 2015 to January 2016 I was Contributing Editor at CULTURE (Fine Arts, Exhibitions, History, Religion) at the newspaper Jurnalul Bucurestiului. From 17th of January 2016 I was advanced Senior Editor at the same newspaper . From 1st of November 2015 to 31st of December 2016 I was Contributing Editor and Thematic Advisor at News Agency Lacasuri Ortodoxe and Press service LO News. From 1st of January 2016 I am Senior Editor at CULTURE at the Intell News: Global news, press and event analysis. From May 3, 2019, I am also publisher commentator at the newspaper Ultima Oră.