The General Affairs Council is held on 18 November at 3:00 P.M. The first day of the meeting is chaired by Sandro Gozi, the Italian State Secretary to the Presidency of the Council responsible for European Affairs. European Ministers will address interinstitutional planning, the preparation of the European Council of 18-19 December and EU policy for climate, among other topics. A press conference is scheduled at around 7 P.M., following the end of the meeting.
The second day of the meeting – which starts at 10:00 A.M. – is chaired by Graziano Delrio, the Italian State Secretary to the Presidency of the Council responsible for Territorial Cohesion Policies. The Council indeed focuses on issues related to the cohesion of the European Union. The press conference is scheduled at around 12:30 P.M.
For more information: Council of the European Union
- Council conclusions on the Sixth report on economic, social and territorial cohesion - investment for jobs and growth.pdf