24/04/2012 at 10:00
Where: Luxembourg - Kirchberg building
Topic: Environment, consumers and health | Institutional affairs
Organiser: Council of the EU
The Council will have a policy debate on certain issues of the new multiannual financial framework. Regarding the cohesion policy legislative package, the Council is expected to reach a partial general approach on a number of thematic blocks of the package, notably programming, ex-ante conditionality, management and control, monitoring and evaluation, eligibility and major projects.
The cohesion policy legislative package transmitted to the Council by the Commission in October 2011 includes in particular:
The presidency will hold a briefing in the Council press room in Brussels on 20 April at 10.00 (tbc).
A press conference will take place at the end of the meeting.
Comprehensive information (agenda, background note, etc) will be available closer to the date of the meeting on http:/www.consilium.europa.eu/councilmeetings