European Council
Council of the European Union

Indicative programme - Employment, Social Policy, Health and Consumer Affairs Council meeting of 7 December 2015

Council of the EU
  • 04/12/2015
  • 17:30
  • Media advisory
  • 895/15
  • Social affairs
  • Health
  • Employment
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Jérôme Unterhuber
Press officer
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Evi Liaskou
Press officer
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Place:         Brussels
Chair(s):    Nicolas Schmit, Minister for Minister for Labour, Employment and the Social and Solidarity
                    Economy of Luxembourg
                    Lydia Mutsch, Minister for Health and Equal Opportunities of Luxembourg
                    Corinne Cahen, Minister for Family Affairs and Integration of Luxembourg
                    Romain Schneider, Minister for Social Security of Luxembourg

All times are approximate and subject to change

+/- 08.00

+/- 08.15
Breakfast on balancing work, family and private life

+/- 09.00
Doorstep by Minister Lydia Mutsch

+/- 09.30
Beginning of EPSCO Council meeting (Employment/Social Policy issues).
(In public session)
Adoption of the agenda
Women on company boards
Equality between women and men in the field of decision-making
Strategic engagement for gender equality 2016-2019
Equal treatment

+/- 12.00
Press conference
(live streaming)

+/- 12.00
European semester 2016

+/- 13.30

+/- 15.00
Press conference
(live streaming)

+/- (ttbc)
Social governance
Integration of the long-term unemployed into the labour market
Social economy

+/- 16.30
Beginning of EPSCO Council meeting (Health issues).
(In public session)
An EU strategy on the reduction of alcohol-related harm
Personalised medicine for patients
Lessons learned for public health from the Ebola outbreak

+/- 17.30
End of the meeting