General Affairs Council, 08/01/2019 | EU Council Press

Agenda highlights

The Romanian presidency will present its priorities for the next six months.

The presidency will also inform ministers about its plans regarding work on the multiannual financial framework for 2021-2027.

Both items will be taken in public session.

Ministers will exchange views on disinformation, following the calls from the European Council to develop a coordinated response to this challenge.

The Council will review the state of play on legislative files in view of the end of the legislative cycle.

Over lunch, ministers will exchange views on how to better communicate Europe to citizens.