Indicative programme - Employment, Social Policy, Health and Consumer Affairs Council (Employment and Social Policy issues) of 15 March 2019

Met dank overgenomen van Raad van de Europese Unie (Raad) i, gepubliceerd op woensdag 13 maart 2019.


Europa building, Brussels


Marius-Constantin Budăi, Minister of Labour and Social Justice of Romania

All times are approximate and subject to change

from 08.30


+/- 8.45

Doorstep by minister Budăi

+/- 10.00

Beginning of the Council meeting (roundtable)

Adoption of the agenda

Adoption of legislative A items (public session)

Adoption of non-legislative A items

+/- 10.15

European Semester 2019 (public session)

Joint Employment Report

Conclusions on the 2019 Annual Growth Survey and Joint Employment Report

2019 Country reports

Any other business:

+/- 12.15

European Globalisation Adjustment Fund

Any other business:

+/- 12.45

Working lunch discussion on developing adult skills - a priority in the context of socio-economic changes in the EU

+/- 14.30

Social dimension of Europe post 2020 (public session)

Any other business:

  • Current legislative proposals
  • Electronic Exchange of Social Security Information (EESSI)
  • High level Conference on EU i Framework on National Strategies for Roma Inclusion
  • Employment Committee (EMCO) and Social Protection Committee (SPC) Work Programmes 2019

+/- 17.00

Press conference (live streaming from Justus Lipsius main press room)