Converging views on key elements of the Multiannual Financial Framework 2014-2020 as a result of a high-level conference in Brussels
More than 400 representatives from national parliaments, governments, stakeholders and the EU institutions had the occasion to meet and discuss the Commission's proposal for a Multiannual Financial Framework for 2014-2020 tabled on 29 June 2011. Two plenary sessions were complemented by working sessions on spending priorities, the future of own resources and European added value. The event was co-organised by the European Commission, the European Parliament and the Polish Presidency of the Council. From Commission side, President Barroso and Vice President Šefčovič as well as Commissioners Lewandowski, Šemeta and Hahn participated in the event.
Press release: IP/11/1232 (21/10/2011)
Videos of the conference on 20 and 21 October 2011: