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IESS published in OJ


The IESS regulation has been published in the Official Journal on the 14th October and will enter into force 20 days after publication.

Read the final text in the Official Journal

IESS Corrigendum at the EP


The IESS corrigendum with all language versions is announced today at the EP, and will be deemed approved unless a request is made within 24 hours that it should be put to vote.

Read more on EP's wbsite: EP Plenary 16.-19. Sept Information

National Users' Conference


Statistics Finland and Eurostat are arranging a customary conference for national users of statistics related to the Presidency. The theme for the conference is "Tiedosta tulevaisuus/Figures for tomorrow". 

More information in english is provided on Statistics Finland's website

Please note that apart from the opening speeches by Mrs Bruun and Mr Barredo Capelot the conference program will be in Finnish.

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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.