Foreign Minister Dimitris Droutsas will be departing for Oslo on Thursday in order to accompany Prime Minister George Papandreou to a conference organised by the think-tank Policy Network, foreign ministry spokesman Grigoris Delavekouras announced.
Earlier on Thursday, Droutsas had a meeting with European Commissioner for Climate Action Connie Hedegaard that was also attended by Deputy Foreign Minister Spyros Kouvelis.

On Saturday, May 14, Droutsas will meet with the UN Secretary General's special envoy for Libya Abdel-Elah Al-Khatib when he visits Athens. The following Monday, the foreign minister will meet Russia's Deputy Foreign Minister Alexander Grushko and on Tuesday they will both take part in the joint Greek-Russian Conference on European Security taking place at the Divani Caravel hotel in Athens.

On Thursday next week, Droutsas will speak at the Economist conference at the Grand Resort Lagonissi on "Driving the foreign policy agenda in view of current developments in the region".