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On the agenda
  • Today - Mobilise the youth

    The Commission is due to publish its plan to involve young people in the EU’s external action, as part of a plan it intends to adopt on 4 October. More details about this proposed strategy here.

  • Today - EP Plenary day 2

    Parliament plenary day 2 agenda here.

  • Tomorrow - EP Plenary day 3

    Parliament plenary day 3 agenda here.

  • October 6 - EU Presidency summit.

    Czech EU presidency Council summit.

  • October 6 - Long-term thinking

    EU negotiators meet 6 October for the very first trilateral talks on the new renewables and energy efficiency directives. These first trilogues will be just kickoff sessions but this is a big step forward.

  • October 6 - EP Plenary day 4

    Final plenary day agenda here.

  • October 6 - European Political Community

    The very first meeting of a new pan-European forum takes place in Prague.

  • October 9 - Austrian presidential vote

    Austrians vote for a new head of state.

  • October 11 - Energy chiefs meet

    Energy ministers meet for an informal summit. Preparing for the winter heating season will likely be the main item on the agenda.

  • October 18 - Commission to-do list

    EU Commission publishes its work programme for 2023.

  • October 18 - Agri meet

    EU farm ministers meet for a two-day agricultural summit. Details here.

  • October 20 - EUCO comes back

    Full EUCO summit. Meeting page here.

  • October 21 - Private jet ban?

    France’s transport minister has floated the idea of a ban on private jets, in a bid to save fuel and curb their planet-warming ways. A full ban is highly unlikely but with a heavyweight like France fighting for green measures, look out for compromises around using sustainable fuels or financial penalties at an informal meeting of ministers. Meeting details here.

  • October 23 - Slovenian presidential vote

    Slovenians elect a new head of state.

  • October 26 - Zero pollution

    Commission publishes its zero pollution package of rules and regulations. 

  • November 30 - Recycle, reuse, recycle again

    European Commission publishes its updated circular economy package.

  • December 1 - EU-US TTC

    The next round of the EU-US trade and technology council is scheduled for December.

  • December 7 - Passenger rights fight

    A European Commission consultation on amending passenger rights rules closes on 7 December. Details here.

  • December 31 - Czech out time

    Czechia hands over the reins of the EU presidency to Sweden.

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