Lithuanian EU Presidency to start negotiations on proposals for the European Capitals of Culture 2020 to 2033

Lithuanian EU Presidency to start negotiations on proposals for the European Capitals of Culture 2020 to 2033

The Committee of Permanent Representatives (COREPER I) authorised the Lithuanian Presidency to start discussions with the European Parliament and the Commission in order to reach

an agreement in first reading regarding the Proposal for a Decision of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a Union action for the European Capitals of Culture for the years 2020 to 2033.

The Committee confirmed the negotiating mandate for the position to be taken by the Presidency at the forthcoming informal trilogue scheduled to take place on September 17th 2013.

 

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