On June 9 (2017), an important seminar took place at Riga Castle, residency of the President of the Republic of Latvia. Best practices, problems and opportunities of lobbying regulation have been discussed by experts, Ministers of the Latvian Government, Members of the Saeima (Latvian Parliament), lobbyists, judges of the Constitutional Court.
The seminar included a keynote speech of Alberto Bitonti, coordinator of the project Lobbying in Europe, a debate chaired by Valts Kalniņš (author of the chapter on Latvia in the volume Lobbying in Europe) and the remarks of the President of the Republic of Latvia, H.E. Raimonds Vējonis.
Here you find the program of the seminar.
Below some pictures of the event.