3 June 2010
Today and tomorrow, 3 and 4 June, Home Affairs Commissioner Cecilia Malmström joins the EU's ministers for justice and home affairs in Luxembourg for the JHA Council meeting. Malmström will present some of the proposals put forward by the European Commission in the last weeks.
The Council is expected to reach conclusions on the Action Plan for the Stockholm Programme, which was adopted by the European Commission on 20 April 2010.
Among the other issues to be discussed on 3 June are the Action Plan on Unaccompanied Minors, the follow-up on the European Pact on Immigration and Asylum, and the state of play and indicative timeline for the second generation of the Schengen Information System. The 4 June, the directive on combating trafficking of human beings is on the agenda, as well as several issues that fall under Vice-President Viviane Reding's portfolio.