Press Room

Useful links

 

Sets the general political direction and priorities of the European Union

 

Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) are directly elected by EU voters every five years

 

National ministers meet to discuss and – together with Parliament – adopt EU laws

 

Appointed Commissioners and the EU’s civil service. The Commission proposes EU legislation and checks it is properly applied across the EU. Works in the interests of the EU as a whole.

 

EU law courts

 

Reviews the financing of the EU’s activities

 

Responsible for European monetary policy

 

Investigates complaints about maladministration by EU institutions and bodies

 

Supervises data protection in EU institutions and bodies and advises on data protection legislation

 

Represents civil society, employers and employees

 

Representation for regional and local authorities

 

 

Focus

The message of Minister for European Affairs George Ciamba at the end of the Romanian Presidency of the Council of the European Union

06/28/19

“Presiding over the Council was the maturity test for Romania and a means to reconfirm its attachment to the European project” – George Ciamba We are preparing to hand over the Presidency of the EU Council after six intense months,…

Harnessing the power of innovation to prevent and address crises” exhibit organized in Brussels by the Romanian Presidency of the Council of the

06/14/19

Between 11-14 June 2019, the Romanian Presidency of the Council of the EU together with the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) organized in Brussels, in the Council of the EU, an interactive exhibit that showcases how innovation enhances the…