Video conference of the members of the European Economic Area Council, 18 November 2020

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Publication Date 18/11/2020
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A videoconference gathering the members of the European Economic Area (EEA) Council was held on 18 November 2020.

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The members of the EEA Council discussed the overall functioning of the Agreement on the European Economic Area (EEA Agreement) and the effect of the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic on the internal market. There was also an orientation debate onĀ Europe's Digital Future.

A Joint Statement was adopted by the EEA Council, addressing the following areas:

  • COVID-19
  • Cooperation in the EEA
  • UK's withdrawal from the EU and the EEA Agreement
  • Development of the internal market
  • Incorporation of EEA-relevant EU acts
  • European Green Deal
  • Europe fit for the digital age
  • Social dimension
  • EU programmes
  • Financial mechanisms
  • Agricultural trade
Source Link https://www.consilium.europa.eu/en/meetings/international-ministerial-meetings/2020/11/18/eeac/
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Council of the European Union: Press Release, 18/11/2020: Joint Statement of the Members of the EEA Council https://www.consilium.europa.eu/en/press/press-releases/2020/11/18/joint-statement-of-the-members-of-the-eea-council/

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