|Author (Corporate)||Council of the European Union|
|Series Title||Official Journal of the European Union|
|Series Details||L 244|
Council Decision of 16 September 2019 establishing the position to be taken on behalf of the Union regarding the amendment of Protocol 31 to the EEA Agreement on cooperation in specific fields outside the four freedoms.
The EEA Joint Committee aims to amend Protocol 31 to the EEA Agreement in order to allow the EEA EFTA States (Norway, Iceland, and Liechtenstein) to participate in the Union actions related to Decision (EU) 2019/420 on a Union Civil Protection Mechanism as of 21 March 2019, in order to improve the Union's response to natural and man-made disasters.
|Subject Categories||Politics and International Relations|
|Subject Tags||Civil Protection|
|Keywords||EEA Agreement, EU Civil Protection Mechanism
|International Organisations||European Free Trade Association [EFTA], European Union [EU]|