Calendrier du 24 février au 1 mars 2020 | Commission européenne – Communiqué de presse

Déplacements et visites


Lundi 24 février 2020

President Ursula von der Leyen meets Mr Charles Michel, President of the European Council.

Ms Margrethe Vestager receives Ms Jadwiga Emilewicz, Minister for Entrepreneurship and Technology of Poland.

Ms Margrethe Vestager receives Mr Ilias Konteas, Executive Director of the European Newspapers’ Publishers Association (EMMA-ENPA).

Mr Valdis Dombrovskis meets members of the European Association of Public Banks (EAPB). 

Mr Valdis Dombrovskis meets Mr Helmut Schleweis, President of the German Savings Banks Association (DSGV).

Maroš Šefčovič receives Mr Mircea Geoana, Deputy Secretary General of NATO on Foresight.

Maroš Šefčovič receives Ms Jadwiga Emilewicz, Minister for Entrepreneurship and Technology of Poland.

Mr Phil Hogan receives Ms Jadwiga Emilewicz,Minister for Entrepreneurship and Technology of Poland.

Ms Mariya Gabriel in Sofia, Bulgaria: meets Ms Svetlana Savova,Communications Director of the ‘Teenovator’ Association and Mikhail Balikov, Chair of the ‘Proznanie’ Foundation; and meets Ms Gabriela Grigorova and Mr Georgi Ivanov of the ‘Apetit za obrazovanie chrez praktika’ (Appetite for education through practice) society.

Mr Nicolas Schmit in Rome, Italy (until 25/02): meets Mr Roberto Gualtieri, Minister for Economy and Finance of Italy; Mr Giuseppe Provenzano, Minister for South and Territorial Cohesion of Italy; Ms Elena Bonetti, Minister for Equal Opportunities and Families of Italy; Ms Nunzia Catalfo, Minister for Labour and Social Policies of Italy and Mr Gaetano Manfredi, Minister for Universities and Research ot Italy; participates in a joint exchange of views with parliamentary committees from the Chamber of Deputies and the Senate; and visits projects funded by the European Social Fund (ESF).

Mr Janusz Wojciechowski in Warsaw, Poland: participates in a high-level Conference on the future of the Common Agricultural Policy, organised by the Ministry for Agriculture and Rural Development of Poland.

Mr Janusz Wojciechowski in Paris, France (until 25/02): participates in the Salon International de l’Agriculture (SIA); meets representatives of the French Dairy Interbranch Organization (CNIEL); meets representatives of the French Interprofessional Pork Council (INAPORC); and attends a dinner organised by the National Federation of Agricultural Holders’ Unions of France (FNSEA).

Ms Elisa Ferreira receives Mr Helmut Schleweis, President of the German Savings Banks Association (DSGV).

Ms Stella Kyriakides receives Ms Maggie De Block, Minister for Health of Belgium.

Mr Didier Reynders receives Mr Elvinas Jankevičius, Minister for Justice of Lithuania.

Mr Olivér Várhelyi in Budapest, Hungary: addresses the Annual Ambassadors’ conference.

Ms Kadri Simson in Viljandi, Estonia: attends the Reception hosted by Ms Kersti Kaljulaid, President of Estonia, to mark the 102nd Anniversary of the Republic of Estonia.

Mr Virginijus Sinkevičius receives a delegation of representatives of the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN).

Mr Virginijus Sinkevičius receives a delegation of representatives of the Eurogroup for Animals.


Mardi 25 février 2020

General Affairs Council

Mr Frans Timmermans receives Mr Dimitri Papalexopoulos, CEO of Titan Cement and Chair of the ERT (European Round Table for Industry) Energy Transition and Climate Change Committee.

Mr Valdis Dombrovskis meets Mr Roman Frydman, Professor of Economics at New York University; meets Mr Peter Jungen, Emeritus President of the European Trade Association of Business Angels (EBAN).

Ms Vĕra Jourová receives Ms Elizabeth Denham CBE, UK Information Commissioner

Ms Vĕra Jourová receives Ms Amélie de Montchalin, Secretary of State for European Affairs of France

Mr Margaritis Schinas receives Nicos Nouris, Minister for the Interior of Cyprus

Mr Phil Hogan receives a delegation from the European Region of Education International.

Mr Phil Hogan receives a delegation from the European Consumer Organisation (BEUC).

Mr Paolo Gentiloni receives Mr Vladimir Chizhov, Ambassador of Russia to the EU.

Mr Janusz Wojciechowski in Paris, France: participates in the Salon International de l’Agriculture (SIA); participates in a breakfast with representatives of the cereals, oils and protein crop industries; speaks at a panel debate on the Common Agricultural Policy after 2020; participates in a lunch with representatives of the viticulture industry; meets representatives of the National Professional Association of Cattle and Meats of France (INTERBEV); meets representatives of the Fruit and Vegetables Inter-professional Association of France (INTERFEL).

Ms Elisa Ferreira meets with political representatives of the European metropolitan areas – EMA Network (Barcelona Metropolitan Area, Métropole de Lyon, Porto Metropolitan Area, Helsinki-Uusimaa Region, Bilbao, GZM Metropolia (Katowice), Gdansk-Gdynia-Sopot Metropolitan Area).

Ms Stella Kyriakides receives Mr Nicos Nouris, Minister for the Interior of Cyprus.

Ms Stella Kyriakides receives representatives of the Eurogroup for Animals.

Mr Didier Reynders receives Mr Nicos Nouris, Minister for the Interior of Cyprus

Ms Helena Dalli receives representatives of EUROCITIES.

Ms Helena Dalli receives representatives of Social Platform.

Ms Helena Dalli receives representatives of CONCORD Europe.

Mr Olivér Várhelyi receives Mr Michael Roth, Minister of State for Europe of Germany.

Mr Virginijus Sinkevičius receiver Mr Aaron Farrugia, Minister for Environment, Climate Change and Planning of Malta.

Mercredi 26 février 2020

College Meeting

Mr Johannes Hahn in Bolzano, Italy: meets Mr Arno Kompatscher, Governor of South Tyrol.

Mr Didier Reynders receives Mr Wojciech Wiewiorowski, European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS)

Mr Janez Lenarčič together with Ms Jutta Urpilainen in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso: meet Mr Roch Marc Christian Kaboré, President of Burkina Faso, Mr Christophe Joseph Marie Dabiré, Prime Minister of Burkina Faso, as well as other members of the government; meet representatives of humanitarian aid and development organisations; and visit a social cohesion project.


Jeudi 27 février 2020

Competitiveness Council

President Ursula von der Leyen, together with the College of Commissioners, participates in the 10th Commission-to-Commission meeting with Members of the African Union Commission.

Mr Josep Borrell in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia:meets Mr Parfait Onanga-Anyanga, United Nations Special Envoy for the Horn of Africa.

Ms Stella Kyriakides receives representatives of Compassion in World Farming.

Ms Stella Kyriakides receives representatives of COPA-COGECA (European Farmers-European Agri-Cooperatives).

Ms Stella Kyriakides receives Mr Christopher Fearne, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Health of Malta.

Mr Olivér Várhelyi in Prague, Czechia: attends the Ministerial meeting of the Visegrad 4 countries and the six Western Balkan partners; in Budapest: delivers a speech at the conference of the Institute for Foreign Affairs and Trade (IFAT) at the Andrassy University.

Vendredi 28 février 2020

Competitiveness Council

Ms Margrethe Vestager in Nairobi, Kenya:  meets with key interlocutors on digital cooperation; visits EU-supported projects in innovation and digitisation; and delivers a keynote address at the Strathmore University.

Mr Josep Borrell in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: meets H.E. Gedu Andargachew, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Ethiopia; meets H.E. Abiy Ahmed, Prime Minister of Sudan; meets H.E. Smaїl Chergui, Commissioner for Peace and Security of the African Union and visits the project SINCE.

Mr Paolo Gentiloni delivers an opening speech at the European Fiscal Board Conference ‘Rethinking the European Fiscal Framework’, in Brussels.

Mr Virginijus Sinkevičius receives Mr Naser Nuredini, Minister for Environment and Physical Planning of North Macedonia.


Samedi 29 février 2020

Mr Josep Borrell in Khartoum, Sudan: participates in the EU-IGAD Informal ministerial meeting; meets H.E. Abdalla Hamdok, Prime Minister of Sudan and meets H.E. Abdel Fattah al-Burhan, Chairman of the Sovereign Council of Sudan.

Dimanche 1 mars 2020

Mr Josep Borrell in Darfur, Sudan:visits the Zamzam Camp and meets with the authorities.


Prévisions du mois de mars 2020 :

5/03 Environment Council

12/03 Foreign Affairs Council (Trade)

12-13/03 Justice and Home Affairs Council

13/03 EU-India summit

16/03 Eurogroup

17/03 Economic and Financial Affairs Council

19/03 Employment, Social Policy, Health and Consumer Affairs Council

23/03 Foreign Affairs Council

23-24/03 Agriculture and Fisheries Council

24/03 General Affairs Council

26-27/03 European Council