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The “Clean Energy for All Europeans” package is fundamental to European energy policy, ministers agree at meeting in Sofia 19.04.2018

Energy ministers of the EU Member States discussed in Sofia on 19 April 2018 the progress made in the negotiations on the legislative proposals of the “Clean Energy for All Europeans” package.

Press Release: EU ministers for employment and social policy discuss measures to improve workforce skills

EU employment and social policy ministers held an informal meeting in Sofia on 17 and 18 April 2018. The ministers called on Member States to continue their efforts to actively support employment opportunities for vulnerable groups, while noting that the current stable economic growth in the European Union has led to a lasting improvement in the labour market situation.

Event: Clean Energy for all Europeans: Regulation vs Reality? (Sofia, 18 April 2018)

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Agenda: Informal Meeting of Employment, Social Policy, Health and Consumer Affairs Council (EPSCO) – Employment & Social Policy (17-18 April 2018)

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Press Release: Bulgaria launches European network of women leaders in the digital industry

Bulgaria launches a European Network of Women Leaders in the digital industry, called Coalition Women leaders@digital for Europe. The initiative was announced at the SHEleader@digitalconference, organised by the Bulgarian Center of Women in Technology (BCWT), in partnership with the Ministry of the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the European Union and the European Commission.

Agenda: Informal meeting of Transport, Telecommunications and Energy Council (19 April 2018)

An informal meeting of EU energy ministers will take place in Sofia on 19 April 2018. The motto of the meeting, which will be chaired by Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova, is “Sustainable Energy Union with a forward-looking climate change policy”. This is the first informal meeting of the energy ministers within the framework of the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the EU.

Press Release: EU environment ministers discussed climate change actions in Sofia

The biggest challenges in the international process in the climate negotiations in 2018 and the EU’s actions to deal with them were discussed on the second day of the informal meeting of EU environment ministers in Sofia.

Press Release: Bulgarian Presidency calls for clear focus on digital and entrepreneurial skills in school programmes

School curricula across the EU should focus on developing the digital and entrepreneurial skills of young Europeans to prepare them for life and work in thе digital age. This would help them not only find jobs, but also use technology for their own well-being and civic participation.

Press Release: EU Environment Ministers discussed measures to improve air quality

The informal meeting of EU environment ministers is taking place in Sofia on 10- 11 April 2018. On the first day of the two-day meeting, the ministers of the 28 EU Member States, the Western Balkans and EFTA partners and the European Commission exchanged views on ambient air quality and better regulation, calling for urgent action and better coordination between different levels of governance.

Event: Market Integration of RES and Transition to Clean Energy (20 April, Sofia)

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Event: Conference “Clean Energy and Industrial Competitiveness for Sustainable Development” (Sofia, Bulgaria, 11 April 2018)

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Press Release: Cybersecurity is a key EU priority, say senior experts at a conference in Sofia

The security of the digital society is a shared responsibility of governments, civic organisations and businesses, 150 top cyber security experts underlined at an international conference in Sofia. The Cybersecurity Challenges Conference took place on 26 March 2018 and was organised jointly by the Bulgarian Ministry of Transport, Information Technology and Communications and the State e-Government Agency as part of the official programme of the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the European Union.

Event: SHE leader@digital Conference 2018 (Sofia, Bulgaria, 12 April 2018)

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Press Release: International conference in Sofia discusses the challenges of the future of work

Digitalisation and its impact on the labour market, the professional skills of the future, new forms of employment and a better work-life balance were among the topics discussed at the international conference “Future of work– a lifecycle approach”. The event in the context of the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the EU took place in Sofia on 21 and 22 March.

Event: Meeting of the Network of EU Contact Points for Tackling Cross-Border Vehicle Crime (CARPOL) (Sofia, 28-29 March 2018)

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Event: International Conference “Cybersecurity Challenges” (Sofia, Bulgaria, 26 March 2018)

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Press Release: The EU 27 ministers discussed the latest developments in the Brexit negotiations

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Press Release: New European directive on the combined transport of goods will boost the development of multimodal transport

A high-level meeting on the topic “Multimodal Transport for Europe” took place in Sofia on 20 March 2018. The conference aimed at exploring the possibilities of achieving more sustainable and efficient transport and logistics chains in Europe and beyond. Participants discussed in particular the revision of the Directive on the establishment of common rules for the combined transport of goods, which was initiated by the Bulgarian Presidency and aims at boosting the development of multimodal transport.

Press Release: General Affairs Council concluded preparations for the March European Council

The General Affairs Council concluded today preparations for the European Council meeting on 22 March 2018. With Bulgarian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs Ekaterina Zaharieva as chair, the Council discussed the draft conclusions that leaders are expected to adopt.

Event: International Conference on Road Safety (Sofia, 27 March 2018)

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Press Release: Bulgarian Minister for the Presidency Lilyana Pavlova signs key EU legislation to ensure its timely entry into force

Lilyana Pavlova, Minister for the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the EU, and Antonio Tajani signed four key pieces of EU legislation to make possible its timely entry into force.

Press Release: BMW provides two electric vehicles for the needs of the Bulgarian Presidency

The Minister for the Bulgarian Presidency of the EU Council Lilyana Pavlova signed today at the National Palace of Culture a sponsorship agreement with BMW Vertriebs GmbH Bulgaria, represented by the company’s manager Mr. Alexander Milanov. The partnership agreement arranges the delivery of two electric cars BMWi3 for the needs of the Bulgarian Presidency of the EU Council 2018.

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