All times are approximate and subject to change
Chair: Gašper Dovžan, State Secretary at the Slovenian Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Arrivals (live streaming)
Doorstep by Gašper Dovžan, State Secretary at the Slovenian Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Beginning of the General Affairs Council
-Adoption of the agenda
-Approval of "A" items
-Preparation of the European Council on 21-22 October 2021: Conclusions
-Annual rule of law dialogue: horizontal discussion
-Conference on the Future of Europe
-Any other business
At the end of the meeting (+/- 16.15) press conference in live streaming.
In light of the gradual relaxation of COVID-19 restrictions in Belgium and Luxembourg, a limited number of journalists will be allowed to attend physically the General Affairs Council. More info here.
The press conference will remain accessible also in video conference. In order to participate and ask questions, EU accredited journalists should register using this link.
Those who already registered for previous press briefings or press conferences of the General Affairs Council do not need to do it again.
-Deadline for registration: Tuesday, 19 October 2021, 15.15
Further instructions will be sent to all registered participants shortly after the deadline.