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Programme and Priorities

During its Presidency, Cyprus will work Τowards a Better Europe, more relevant to its citizens and to the world; meaning a more effective Europe, contributing to growth and job creation. A European Union working on the basis of the underlying principle of solidarity, committing itself to a better future, promoting social cohesion and providing hope to its citizens; a European Union, with an enhanced role in the international scene.  All efforts will be directed to bequeath a better Europe to the younger generations.

The priorities of the Cyprus Presidency are:

  1. Europe, more efficient and sustainable
  2. Europe, with a better performing and growth economy
  3. Europe, more relevant to its citizens, with solidarity and social cohesion
  4. Europe in the world, closer to its neighbours

Τhe four priorities are further elaborated in the six month Programme of the Presidency.

Here you can read a summary of the four priorities and the Six Month Programme of the Cyprus Presidency.

General Affairs

Foreign Affairs

Economic & Financial Affairs

Justice & Home Affairs

Employment, Social Policy, Health & Consumer Affairs

Competitiveness

Transport, Telecommunications & Energy

Agriculture & Fisheries

Environment

Education, Youth, Culture & Sport