Indicative programme – Agriculture and Fisheries Council of 18 November 2019

Europa building

Jari Leppä, Minister of Agriculture and Forestry for Finland

All times are approximate and subject to change

+/- 08.30

+/- 08.50
Doorstep by Minister Leppä

+/- 10.00
Beginning of the Council meeting (Roundtable)
Adoption of the agenda

+/- 10.05
Adoption of non-legislative A items

+/- 10.10
Adoption of legislative A items (public session)

+/- 10.15
Post 2020 CAP reform package: environmental and climate-related aspects (public session)
– Regulation on CAP Strategic Plans
– Regulation on financing, management and monitoring of the CAP
– Regulation on common market organisation (CMO) of agricultural products

+/- 14.15
Regulations on CAP transitional rules (public session)

+/- 15.30
Any other business: Increasing difficulties in the apiculture sector

+/- 15.45
Any other business: Further increase in imports to the EU of japonica rice

+/- 16.00
Any other business: Excessive maize imports from Ukraine

+/- 16.15
Any other business: EU-China agreement on geographical indications

+/- 16.55
Press conference (live streaming)