Handover Meeting of the Trio Presidency of the Council Working Party on Statistics

 

On Thursday, 20 December 2012, the handover meeting of the Trio Presidency of the Council Working Party on Statistics was held at the Filoxenia Conference Centre in Nicosia. Delegations from the outgoing (Poland, Denmark and Cyprus) and the incoming (Ireland, Lithuania and Greece) Trio Presidencies, as well as from the Commission (Eurostat) attended the meeting.

The meeting included an official morning session and an unofficial afternoon session. During the official session, all delegations had the chance to be informed about the work of the Council Working Party and the legislative files discussed from July 2011 until December 2012. Additionally, during the unofficial session, the outgoing and the incoming Trio Presidencies shared their experiences and discussed the practicalities of holding the Presidency.