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Source: Council of the European Union 2

Indicative programme

Tuesday 15 December 2020

Place:
Europa and Justus Lipsius buildings, Brussels

Chair:
Julia Klöckner
, Federal Minister for Food and Agriculture of Germany

All times are approximate and subject to change

from 09.00
Arrivals (live streaming)

+/- 09.45
Doorstep by minister Klöckner

10.00
Beginning of the Agriculture and Fisheries Council
Adoption of the agenda
Approval of non-legislative A items

+/- 10.05
Fishing opportunities in certain areas of Atlantic and North Sea, Mediterranean and Black Seas as well as for certain deep-sea stocks

+/- 12.10
Fisheries and aquaculture sector – eligibility period of the COVID19 specific measures

+/- 15.10
Other business:
– EU conference on digitalisation of agriculture (public session)
– Conference of directors of EU paying agencies (public session)

+/- 16.10
EU-wide animal welfare label – Council conclusions (public session)

+/- 17.25
Front-of-pack nutrition labelling, nutrient profiles and origin labelling – Council conclusions (public session)

+/- 19.00
Press conference in live streaming
 

Wednesday 16 December 2020

from 09.00
Arrivals (live streaming)

10.00
Fishing opportunities in certain areas of Atlantic and North Sea, Mediterranean and Black Seas as well as for certain deep-sea stocks

At the end of the meeting – press conference in live streaming

Arrangements for the press conference

Please note that there will be no physical press conference. EU accredited journalists will be able to ask questions remotely provided they have registered in advance.

In order to participate and ask questions, EU accredited journalists should register using this link.

Those who already registered for the previous press events in the field of agriculture and fisheries do not need to do it again.

  • Deadline for registration: Tuesday 15 December 2020, 18:00

Further instructions will be sent to all registered participants approximately half an hour after the deadline.

Videos and photos from the event

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