Political Meetings, Council of the EU and European Council, Environment, consumers and health, Employment and social rights
The Employment, Social Policy, Health and Consumer Affairs Council is composed of employment, social protection, consumer protection, health and equal opportunities ministers, who meet around four times a year.
It works to improve citizens’ standard of living and quality of life. To this end securing employment and a high level of social protection in health care, gender equality and other social aspects is a priority.
A presidency briefing, agenda and background note will be published on the Council website closer to the date of the meeting.