European Council
Council of the European Union

Supporting the future of Syria and the region - Brussels conference, 04-05/04/2017

International Summit
  • International Summit
  • 04-05/04/2017
  • Brussels

Agenda highlights

The European Union, Germany, Kuwait, Norway, Qatar, the United Kingdom and the United Nations will co-chair the Brussels Conference on Supporting the future of Syria and the region, on 5 April 2017.

The conference, which will be held at ministerial level, will bring together 70 countries, international organisations and civil society

The conference will seek to:

  • reconfirm existing pledges and identify additional support to Syrian inside Syria and in the neighbouring countries, as well as to the respective host communities
  • support a lasting political resolution to the Syrian conflict through an inclusive and Syrian-led political transition process under the UN auspices
  • assess how post-agreement assistance could be provided once a political transition is underway
Last reviewed on 17/03/2017