The EU's Council of Employment, Social Policy, Health and Consumer Affairs (EPSCO) Ministers will meet on 20-21 June in Luxembourg under the Irish EU Presidency.
Employment and social policy related files will be discussed on 20 June.
The European Commission will be represented by Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion László Andor and Vice-President and Commissioner for Justice, Fundamental rights and Citizenship Viviane Reding.
The agenda of the EPSCO Council will include:
The Council is due to:
Participants will also discuss the preparation of G20 Labour and Employment Ministers' meeting and the joint meeting with Finance Ministers in Moscow on 18-19 July 2013 and the issue of women in company boards.