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Economic and Financial Affairs Council - Brussels, 24 May 2022

At the ECOFIN meeting on 24 May, ministers had extensive discussion on the current economic situation.The debate was based on the Commission’s most recent economic forecast. There was a consensus that the most important task for the upcoming period is to keep inflation in check.
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Extraordinary Energy Council meeting - 2 May 2022

At the extraordinary Energy Council meeting on 2 May 2022, ministers discussed the state of EU energy policy and the necessary preparedness measures in the context of the war in Ukraine.
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General Affairs Council, 12 April 2022, Luxembourg

At the General Affairs Council meeting on 12 April 2022, Hungary was represented by Minister Judit Varga. The Council was chaired by Clément Beaune, French State Secretary for EU Affairs, and the Commission was represented by Vice-President Maroš Šefčovič and Commissioner Didier Reynders.
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ECOFIN meeting - 5 April 2022

The ECOFIN meeting of April 5 was dominated by the situation in Ukraine. The ministers exchanged views on the economic and financial impact of the war and discussed the possible measures to take in order to mitigatate the negative impacts.
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Food security was the main focus at the April Agrifish Council

Agriculture ministers exchanged views on the communication about safeguarding food security, on agri-food market situation, on the revision of LULUCF regulation, Geographical Indications (GIs) during the Agriculture and Fisheries Council, held on the 7th of April in Luxembourg.
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