Environmental Ministers discussed the Fit for 55 package, deforestation-free products, while also adopted their position on batteries
The first Environment Council of the French Presidency was held on 17th March 2022.
Employment, Social Policy, Health and Consumer Affairs Council, 14 March 2022
In times of particular concerns over the situation in Ukraine, social and employment ministers had their meeting within the EPSCO Council on 14 March 2022, discussing several issues. Ministers reached a general approach on the women on company board directive. Policy debates took place about the crisis in Ukraine, combating discrimination in recruitment and fostering full participation by older people. Council conclusions related to employment and the European Semester have been also approved.
Statement by Vice-President Margaritis Schinas in Beregsurány, on the Ukrainian-Hungarian border
Hungary and the European Union as a whole are facing a situation which is not the case in our recent history.
Home Affairs day of the Justice and Home Affairs Council, March 2022, Brussels
The Home Affairs day of the Justice and Home Affairs Council, organised by the French Presidency, took place on 3 March 2022 in Brussels, where Hungary was represented by State Secretary Tibor Pogácsás.
Let us preserve Hungary’s peace and security
Let us preserve Hungary’s peace and security, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said in a video statement released on Tuesday.