In accordance with the practice, the former B7 President – Mr Hannes Maasel from the Hiiumaa County Government passed on the symbolic hammer to the new President - Mr Uwe Ahlers from the Rügen County Council. The ceremony took place during the B7 Annual Conference held in Kärdla on Hiiumaa (23rd November 2010).
The members of the Rügen Chairmanship team would like to thank the entire Hiiumaa B7 personnel for a smooth and efficient transfer and congratulate for the great work they have done during the last year!
B7´s Secretariat is situated now in Bergen - the main town of Rügen island.Detailed information about the B7 Secretariat can be found here.
To read more about the priorities and main events during the new presidency, please go to B7 chairmanship.