European Union – Harlem Désir’s participation in the General Affairs Council (Luxembourg, June 23, 2015)


Harlem Désir, Minister of State for European Affairs, will participate in the General Affairs Council in Luxembourg on June 23. Work will focus on the following issues:

  • preparations for the European Council on June 25 and 26, primarily devoted to migration, security and defense issues, as well as support for growth and employment;
  • efforts to improve the EU legislative process, following the presentation by the Commission of its proposals for “better lawmaking;”
  • the simplification of EU regional policy.