Employment, Social Policy, Health and Consumer Affairs Council - Employment and Social Affairs, 21 June 2012, Luxembourg
The EU's Council of Employment, Social Policy, Health and Consumer Affairs Ministers will meet on 21 June in Luxembourg under the chairmanship of Mette Frederiksen (Danish Minister for Employment), Karen Hækkerup (Danish Minister for Social Affairs and Integration) and Manu Sareen (Danish Minister for Gender Equality).
The European Commission will be represented by László Andor, European Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion.
Policy debate on the Europe 2020 Strategy: contribution to the European Council
The Council is due to consider:
- draft Council Recommendations on the National Reform Programmes 2012 to each Member State (see MEMO/12/386)
- examination of the National Reform Programmes (2012) and implementation of the 2011 Country-Specific Recommendations (on the basis of a joint opinion from the Employment Committee and the Social Protection Committee)
- the Employment Performance Monitor of the Employment Committee (where all Member States are represented)
- the Employment Package presented by the Commission in April 2012 (see IP/12/380).