Latvia’s Cabinet and Parliament moves online
Specific issues addressed and anticipated impact
Before COVID-19 online video transmissions of these Cabinet sittings was organised every time. Now the remote meetings have an online audio transmission (available at www.mk.gov.lv/tiesraide). In May 2020, E-Saeima (E-Parliament) was launched in Latvia. It is a technological initiative allowing Members of the Parliament to hold their plenary meetings – adopt legislation, elect officials – remotely.
Latvia Cabinet Office, Parliament