Topic: Agriculture, fisheries and food
Organiser: Council of the EU
This Council session will focus on fisheries issues.
Ministers are expected to adopt a general approach regarding two proposals for regulations in the framework of the reform of the common fisheries policy (CFP):
The Council will also take note of a progress report from the Presidency on a proposal for a regulation on the European maritime and fisheries fund (EMFF), whose general objective is to support the objectives of the CFP and to further develop the EU's integrated maritime policy by financing some of the priorities identified.
The presidency will hold a press briefing in the Council press room in Brussels on Tuesday 5 June at 14h00.
A press conference will take place at the end of the meeting.
Presidency briefing, agenda and background note will be published on the Council website closer to the date of the meeting.