Ivan Savvidi met the Chairman of Special Parliamentary Committee of Diaspora Affairs

The main theme of the meeting of Ivan Savvidi and Ioannis Amanatdios was cooperation in the frameworks of the forthcoming Russian-Greece bilateral year.

Following the results of the meeting which took place in Athens a decision about early regular proceedings of the Committee and Coordination Council SAE was adopted. There is a wide range of important themes to be discussed: pensions for repatriates, strengthening of ties of Diaspora with their historical homeland, relevance of creation of solid organization to coordinate activities of Diaspora all over the world.

One of the most important issues of the forthcoming proceedings will be consideration of the package of proposals and initiatives of the Federal National-Cultural Autonomy of Greeks in Russia in the frameworks of the forthcoming Russian-Greek bilateral year.