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The Danish EU Presidency 2012. Presentation of the Programme and priorities. PRESIDENCY priorities. Responsible Europe Dynamic Europe Green Europe Safe Europe. “Europe at work”. A changed playing field. 7th Danish Presidency of the Council of the European Union since 1973.

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The danish eu presidency 2012

The Danish EU Presidency 2012

Presentation of the Programme and priorities

The Danish EU Presidency 2012


Presidency priorities

PRESIDENCY priorities

  • Responsible Europe

  • Dynamic Europe

  • Green Europe

  • Safe Europe

  • “Europe at work”

The Danish EU Presidency 2012


A changed playing field

A changed playing field

  • 7th Danish Presidency of the Council of the European Union since 1973.

  • Last time 2002: Enlargement

  • New framework conditions for Presidencies

    • Permanent President of the European Council

    • Permanent High Representative (foreign affairs)

    • Denmark President in 9 out of 10 Council formations + COREPER

  • The European Parliament – a strengthened player

  • The Danish EU Presidency 2012


    Framework conditions

    Framework conditions

    • Barroso: ”Most challenging times for EU”

    • Central task for the Danish Presidency

      • To unify and strengthen Europe

  • European Council Summit 8-9 December 2011

    • Important decision to stabilise the euro

    • Furtherworkintergovernmentally

    • Presidency not leading, but ready to assist, if there is demand!

  • Economic Governancance

    • ECOFIN

    • “bridge over troubled water”

    The Danish EU Presidency 2012


    Presidency priorities1

    PRESIDENCY priorities

    • Responsible Europe

    • Dynamic Europe

    • Green Europe

    • Safe Europe

    • “Europe at work”

    The Danish EU Presidency 2012


    A responsible europe

    a responsible europe

    • A responsible European economy

      • Enhancing fiscal policy discipline (Fiscal Pact)

      • Securing economic stability (economic governance)

    • Strengthened financial regulation and supervision

      • European Semester

      • Capital and liquidity requirements for creditinstitutions (implement Basel III standards)

      • Common European framework for crisis management in the financial sector.

    • The EU Multiannual Financial Framework

      • Prepare the ground for the final negotiations

    • Economic governance

    The Danish EU Presidency 2012


    Presidency priorities2

    PRESIDENCY priorities

    • Responsible Europe

    • Dynamic Europe

    • Green Europe

    • Safe Europe

    • “Europe at work”

    The Danish EU Presidency 2012


    A dynamic europe

    A dynamic europe

    • A revitalised single market

      • A digital single market (Roaming)

      • Public procurement (reduce costs for companies and public authorities; more flexible)

      • Effective standardisation (common standards create larger market access)

      • Better framework conditions for companies and consumers (common accounting rules)

      • An internal market for energy(promote competition, lower prices)

    • A competitive single market for knowledge

      • Framework programme research and innovation ”Horizon 2020”

    • Sustainable growth and development throughout the EU

      • Reform of the Cohesion Policy

    • Securing a futures labourmarket, health, and a labourmarket in need of everyone

    • Common trade policy with clout (closer political dialogue with EU neighbours, strategic partners and other partner countries in developing countries)

    • long-term growth and job creation

    The Danish EU Presidency 2012


    Presidency priorities3

    PRESIDENCY priorities

    • Responsible Europe

    • Dynamic Europe

    • Green Europe

    • Safe Europe

    • “Europe at work”

    The Danish EU Presidency 2012


    A green europe

    A green europe

    • Green development and growth are interconnected

      • Strong European voice at the Rio+20 UN Conference in June 2012

      • establish the framework for the 7thEnvironmental Action Programme

  • Higher energy efficiency and future energy and climate policy

    • To achieve the agreed EU 2020 goals support for the energy efficiency directive.

  • A single energy market (reduce dependence on imports, increase security)

  • Sustainable future agricultural and fisheries policies

  • A well-connected transport system and reduced air pollution

    • Green sustainable growth

    The Danish EU Presidency 2012


    Presidency priorities4

    PRESIDENCY priorities

    • Responsible Europe

    • Dynamic Europe

    • Green Europe

    • Safe Europe

    • “Europe at work”

    The Danish EU Presidency 2012


    A safe europe

    A safe europe

    • Cooperation to enhance the security of citizens

      • The European Arrest Warrant - improving cross-border police cooperation

      • Cooperation on the prevention of terrorism

      • Strengthen procedural rights of suspected and accused persons in criminal proceedings

    • A well-managed migration policy in the EU

      • StrengthenSchengen-system

      • Finalisethe Common European Asylum System (CEAS)

    • Continued enlargement of the EU and strengthened relations to neighbouring regions

      • implemention a responsible enlargement policy based on the Copenhagen criteria, the principle of own merits and the EU’s absorption capacity

      • implementation of the revised Neighbourhood Strategy

      • Strong common EU action

        • Stronger EU-voice in global affairs

        • Active support and assist the High Representative for Foreign Affairs

    • Internally and externally

    The Danish EU Presidency 2012


    The role of a presidency

    The role of a presidency

    • “the job description”

    Moving the Agenda

    Setting the Priorities

    Trio Programme/Legislative Process

    Supportive Role

    Efficient Coordinator

    Honest Broker

    Loyal Representative

    The Danish EU Presidency 2012


    Communication

    COMMUNICATION

    • All relevant aspects of the Presidency will be communicated

    • Briefings

    • Press Conferences

    • www.eu2012.dk

    • (English, French, German) 

    • Twitter

    • @eu2012dk

    • TRANSPARENCY AND ACCESSIBILIY

    The Danish EU Presidency 2012


    Presidency priorities5

    PRESIDENCY priorities

    • Responsible Europe

    • Dynamic Europe

    • Green Europe

    • Safe Europe

    • “Europe at work”

    The Danish EU Presidency 2012


    Thank you for your attention

    Thank you for your attention

    The Danish EU Presidency 2012


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