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Indicative programme - Environment Council, 5 March 2019

Met dank overgenomen van Raad van de Europese Unie (Raad) i, gepubliceerd op donderdag 28 februari 2019.


Europa building, Brussels


Graţiela Leocadia Gavrilescu, Romanian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Environment

Ioan Deneș, Minister of Waters and Forests

All times are approximate and subject to change

from 8.00


+/- 8.30

Doorstep by Minister Gavrilescu

+/- 8.35

Doorstep by Minister Deneș

+/- 9.30

Beginning of Environment Council meeting (Roundtable)

Adoption of the agenda

Approval of non-legislative A items

Approval of legislative A items (public session)


Clean Planet for all: Strategic long-term vision for a climate neutral economy (public session)

+/- 11.45

Any other business:

  • MRV shipping (public session)
  • Better enforcement of the EU phase-down for hydrofluorocarbons
  • Tackling greenhouse gas emissions by aviation pricing
  • Strengthening coherence between EU free trade agreements and the Paris Agreement on climate change

+/- 12.20

Directive on drinking water (public session)

+/- 13.40

Working lunch: Discussion on the global pact for the environment

+/- 15.10

Greening the European Semester

+/- 16.40

European Union framework on endocrine disruptors

+/- 18.10

Any other business

+/- 18.25

Press conference (live streaming)