Europe Day is annually observed on May 9. It is a celebration of peace and unity in Europe. This year, Europe also commemorated the 60th anniversary of the Treaty of Rome, which founded the European Economic Commission, which essentially laid the foundation for what is today the EU. Ambassador
/file/webjpg-3_enweb.jpg From left are: President of the Guyana Heritage Society, Ben ter Welle, First Lady Sandra Granger, President David Granger, Ambassador Jernej Videtič and his wife Ruta Drizyte- Videtič and Chief Executive Officer of the National Trust Nirvana Persaud Last evening Ambassador
dsc_7930.jpg Last evening at the historic Umana Yana in Georgetown, Ambassador Jernej Videtič hosted a cocktail reception to open a photographic exhibition to celebrate the 60 th anniversary of the Treaty of Rome. The Treaty laid the basis for the Common Market and later the European Union.