Indicative programme

- Press Office -
Brussels, 11 June 2014
ENVIRONMENT Council meeting
Luxembourg, 12 June 2014
All times are approximate and subject to change
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+/- 09.00
Doorstep by Minister Yiannis Maniatis
+/- 10.00
Beginning of meeting
Round table (TV/photo opp. - Meeting Point : Info point 15 minutes before start)
Adoption of the agenda (10460/14)
Approval of non-legislative A items (10516/14)
Approval of legislative A items (10513/14)
+/- 10.10
Genetically modified organisms (in public session)
+/- 11.10
2030 Framework for Climate and Energy (in public session)
+/- 13.10
Other business
CO2 emissions from maritime transport (in public session)
Kyoto ratification decision
+/- 13.15
Press conference
+/- 13.30
Lunch - Discussion on "Post 2015"
+/- 15.00
Clean Air Package (in public session)
+/- 17.00
Convention on Biological Diversity Council conclusions
+/- 17.30
Other business
Plastic bags (in public session)
International meetings and events
Endocrine disruptors
Highly fluorinated substances
Work programme of Italian Presidency
+/- 18.00
Press conference
Agenda and Background note can be found on
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