European Council
Council of the European Union

Indicative programme - Foreign Affairs Council of 14 and 15 November 2016

Council of the EU
  • 11/11/2016
  • 13:25
  • Media advisory
  • 650/16
  • Security & defence
  • Foreign affairs & international relations
Press contacts

Virginie Battu
Press officer
+32 22815316
+32 470182405

Place:        Justus Lipsius building, Brussels
Chair(s):    Federica Mogherini, High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy

All times are approximate and subject to change

Before the Council (Sunday evening): Informal meeting on the way forward in the EU-US relations following the US elections
Media advisory on the informal meeting of EU Foreign ministers, (EEAS building)

Monday 14 november

from 08.30
Arrivals (live streaming)

+/- 09.15 (tbc)
Doorstep by High Representative Federica Mogherini

+/- 09.30
Beginning of Foreign Affairs Council meeting
Adoption of the agenda
Approval of A Items


Eastern Partnership

Working lunch - Southern Neighbourhood

+/- 14.00
Arrivals of Defence ministers

+/- 15.00
Joint meeting of the Foreign Affairs and Defence Ministers

EU global strategy: Implementation plan on security and defence

+/- 18.00
Press conference
(live streaming)

Tuesday 15 november

from 07.30

+/- 08.30
EDA Steering Board meeting

+/- 10.00
Beginning of the Foreign Affairs Council - Defence 

EU-NATO Cooperation

CSDP Operations

+/- 13.15
Press conference
(live streaming)