Forward look: 26 June – 9 July 2023

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Overview of the main topics and events at the Council of EU and European Council for the coming fortnight.

Agriculture and Fisheries Council, 26-27 June 2023

Agriculture and fisheries ministers will meet in Luxembourg on 26-27 June where they will discuss the regulation on the sustainable use of plant protection products, the Common Fisheries Policy and fishing opportunities for 2024, and trade-related agricultural issues.

Foreign Affairs Council, 26 June 2023

The Foreign Affairs Council will discuss the Russian aggression against Ukraine, EU-Latin America and the Caribbean relations, and digital diplomacy.

General Affairs Council, 27 June 2023

Ministers will focus on preparations for the upcoming European Council and European electoral law. They are also expected to approve the 2023 country-specific recommendations and endorse the 18-month programme of the Council.

European Council, 29-30 June 2023

EU leaders will address the situation in Ukraine as well as focus on economy, security and defence, migration and external relations.

Other events