Overview of the main topics and events at the Council of EU and European Council.
Foreign Affairs (Trade) Council, 12 March 2020
The Council will discuss preparations for the 12th WTO Ministerial Conference in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan, as well as recent developments in trade relations with China and the United States.
Justice and Home Affairs Council, 13 March 2020
Justice and home affairs ministers will jointly exchange views on the strategic guidelines for justice and home affairs. In the afternoon, justice ministers will be briefed on the setting up of the EPPO and on ongoing international negotiations regarding e-evidence.
Economic and Financial Affairs Council, 17 March 2020
The Council will discuss the Capital Markets Union and the review of prudential rules for insurers, hold a debate on the implementation of country-specific recommendations and prepare upcoming international financial meetings.
Employment, Social Policy, Health and Consumer Affairs Council, 19 March 2020
Ministers will hold debates on the European Semester 2020 and on demographic challenges and will adopt conclusions on enhancing wellbeing at work.