|Author (Corporate)||Council of the European Union|
|Publisher||General Secretariat of the Council|
|Content Type||Overview, Policy-making|
EU ministers responsible for European affairs held an informal video conference on 22 April 2020. On this occasion, ministers discussed the European Union's and the Member States’ response to the COVID-19 outbreak.
Ministers at the meeting exchanged views on the measures taken so far, at both EU and national levels, and the way forward towards a lifting of containment measures and economic recovery. Ministers also addressed the issue of the impact of emergency measures on fundamental rights and the rule of law.
|Subject Categories||Politics and International Relations|
|Subject Tags||Council of the European Union|
|International Organisations||European Union [EU]|