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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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