The European Union on Monday called on all sides concerned in the crisis in Syria to exert necessary efforts to guarantee holding Geneva 2 conference as scheduled on January 22nd." The EU exerts every possible effort to provide suitable atmospheres for the conference, " Spokesperson of Catherine Ashton, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Maia Kocijancic said.Commenting on calls for postponing the conference, she added " As for us, the conference would be the best way to find a way out of the crisis in Syria. "The UN set the 22nd of January as date for the international conference on Syria.