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.