Dear Secretariat General of the European Commission,
Under the right of access to documents in the EU Treaties, as developed in Regulation 1049/2001, I hereby request access to the following:
All documents—including but not limited to correspondence (including email and letters) containing substantive discussion relevant to the meeting topic, attendance lists, agendas, background papers, transcripts, recordings, minutes, notes, and meeting conclusions—relating to the meeting between Ursula von der Leyen and Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) on 19th July 2021.
I would prefer for this information to be sent to me in machine-readable electronic format.
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