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EU Dutch Council Presidency 01.01.-30.06.2016


The Dutch Presidency will focus on promoting economic growth and connecting with civil society. The priorities will be migration and international security; innovation and job creation; sound finances and a robust Euro zone; a forward-looking climate and energy policy.

The Netherlands is the first Presidency in the Trio and will be followed by Slovakia (second half of 2016) and Malta (first half of 2017). 

Information on the new Presidency, its work programme, the main priorities, position papers, events and latest news can be found on the presidency website: http://www.eu2016.nl

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