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As the Finnish Presidency comes to the end, this website will no longer be updated. You can follow the CWPS events during the Croatian Presidency at:

FI - HR Handover meeting in Helsinki

20.12. 2019

The CWPS Presidency was formally handed over to the Croatian team on 19 December in Helsinki. The FI team wants to thank everybody for the good cooperation during the past 6 months and wish the HR team good luck!

FRIBS published in OJ


The FRIBS regulation has been published in the Official Journal on the 17th December.

Read the final text in the Official Journal

LIBE committee voted on migration statistics


The EP's LIBE-committee voted om Monday the 9th December on the provisional agreement resulting from the interinstitutional negotiations. The result was a very positive one; 47 for, 0 against and 1 abstention. The text will now be translated to all official EU languages and it will also be checked by the lawyer-linguists before the final approval in the EP and in the Council, which is foreseen to happen in April - May 2020.


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CWPS 26.9.

On the agenda for the first meeting of the CWPS during the Finnish Presidency will be the Regulation on migration and international protection and the European statistical programme.

CWPS 26.9.2019 Agenda

CWPS 31.10.

On the agenda for the meeting of 31st October will be the Regulation on migration and international protection.

CWPS 31.10.2019 Agenda

CWPS 25.11.


CWPS 17.12.