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Press release

24th August 2022

The Ambassador of Czech Republic, H.E. Radek Pech, is participating in Political Festival of Europe

Political Festival of Europe will be held for the first time from 25 to 28 August 2022 Mariager, Northern Denmark. Here, visitors from all over Europe can explore a broad range of debates between European citizens and decisionmakers on some of the most pressing issues.

Overarching themes that will shape the many activities of the Festival include business, climate, culture, democracy, foreign policy, health and technology. Multiple Ambassadors to Denmark will for instance be participating in the debates organised within these overarching themes.

Political Festival of Europe is herewith delighted to announce that the Czech Ambassador, H.E. Radek Pech, will be taking part in the Festival in a debate on Sunday 28th August on the issue of whether the conflict in Europe is a symptom of a failed foreign policy.

I am glad that I can attend the premiere of the Political Festival of Europe. In addition, in the panel that deals with European foreign policy and together with my Ukrainian colleague. As a historian, the question of seeking lessons from history and the role of diplomacy in it is one of the most interesting for me,

says Mr. Radek Pech, Ambassador of the Czech Republic to Denmark. Tweet

We are happy to have H.E. Radek Pech, the Ambassador of the Czech Republic, the country who currently holds the EU-Presidency, coming to the Festival to discuss such an important security issue together with other distinguished, European representatives. It is important for the Festival to have events like these with prominent speakers from different European nations in order to strengthen European realtions and to inspire each other across borders,

highlights Jan Bertelsen, CEO for Political Festival of Europe. Tweet

Political Festival of Europe is an annual democracy festival that serves as a platform for democratic dialogue about the most pressing issues on the European agenda. In addition to political events, the Festival is also a place of festivities that celebrates the rich and diverse culture and heritage of Europe.

Explore the programme here and follow the Festival’s progress and news on the different social media channels and through the monthly newsletter.

Torben Nørgaard – Media Coordinator, PFoE – +45 22 14 23 53

Stephanie Höglund – Communications Manager, PFoE – +45 31 41 24 29

Marketa Sevcikova – Embassy of the Czech Republic, +45 39 10 18 19

Pressemeddelelse

24. august 2022

Den tjekkiske Ambassadør, H.E. Radek Pech, deltager på Political Festival of Europe

Political Festival of Europe afvikles for første gang den 25.- 28. august 2022 i Mariager. Her vil publikum opleve en lang række af debatter mellem europæiske borgere og beslutningstagere om nogle af de mest presserende spørgsmål.

Overordnede temaer, der vil præge folkemødets mange events, omfatter business, demokrati, klima, kultur, udenrigspolitik, sundhed og teknologi, og flere Ambassadører til Danmark deltager i debatterne organiseret af Festivalen inden for disse omfattende temaer.

Political Festival of Europe er hermed glad for at kunne annoncere, at den tjekkiske ambassadør, H.E. Radek Pech, deltager på en spændende debat søndag d. 28. August. Her skal der diskuteres om den nuværende konflikt i Europa er et symptom på en udenrigspolitik, der har slået fejl, sammen med andre deltagere fra rundt om i Europa.

Jeg er glad for at deltage på den første udgave af Political Festival of Europe, samt være en del af panelet i debatten, der handler om europæisk udenrigspolitik, sammen med min ukrainske kollega. Som historiker er spørgsmålet om at lære af historien og diplomatiets rolle i den, noget af de mest interessante for mig,

siger Radek Pech, Tjekkiets ambassadør i Danmark. Tweet

Vi glæder os over, at H.E. Radek Pech, Ambassadøren for Tjekkiet, landet der pt. har EU-Formandskabet, kommer og deltager i Festivalen for at diskutere så vigtigt et sikkerhedsemne sammen med andre fremtrædende, europæiske repræsentanter. Det er vigtigt for Festivalen at have events som disse med prominente talere fra forskellige europæiske lande til at skabe samhørighed i Europa og til at inspirere hinanden over landegrænser,

fremhæver Jan Bertelsen, CEO ved Political Festival of Europe. Tweet

Political Festival of Europe/Det Europæiske Folkemøde er en årlig festival, der fejrer demokratiet og er platform for den demokratiske samtale. På festivalen vil vi diskutere de mest presserende emner på den europæiske dagsorden. Udover de mange politiske events vil festivalen være et sted, hvor deltagerne kan opleve musik, kultur, mad og drikke fra hele Europa.

Se programmet her, og følg med i Folkemødets udvikling og nyheder på sociale medier og i det månedlige nyhedsbrev.

Torben Nørgaard – Medie Koordinator, PFoE – +45 22 14 23 53

Stephanie Höglund – Kommunikationsansvarlig, PFoE – +45 31 41 24 29

Marketa Sevcikova – Den tjekkiske ambassade – +45 39 10 18 19

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