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Preliminary list of selected results achieved during the Danish Presidency of the Council

26-06-2012 10:41:00

With under a week to go the list below shows the preliminary achievements of the Danish Presidency of the Council. A final report of the Presidency's results and achievements is expected to be published after the end of the Presidency.

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A Responsible Europe

  • Conclusion of the first phase of the European Semester
  • Agreement with the European Parliament on the regulation aimed at increasing transparency and reducing risk in the over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives market.
  • Agreement in the Council on the”two-pack” of economic governance proposals
  • Agreement in the Council on the revision of the Capital Requirement Directive (CRD IV)
  • Agreement in the Council on the revision of the regulation on Credit Rating Agencies (CRA III)
  • Progress report on the revision of the MiFID-directive

A Dynamic Europe

  • Agreement in the European Council on a Compact for Growth and Jobs
  • Agreement on the European Patent Reform
  • Agreement with the European Parliament on the Roaming III regulation
  • Agreement with the European Parliament on the Standardisation Package
  • Agreement with the European Parliament on the Directive on Interconnection of Business Registers
  • Agreement with the European Parliament on the Internal Market Information System (IMI)
  • Agreement with the European Parliament on the Directive on Orphan Works
  • Agreement with the European Parliament on a pilot phase for European project bonds
  • Agreement with the European Parliament on the Regulation concerning Bilateral Investment Treaties
  • Agreement with the European Parliament on the Regulation on the Generalised System of Preferences
  • Agreement with the European Parliament on Venture Capital Funds
  • Agreement with the European Parliament on Social Investment Funds 
  • Agreement in the Council on the directive on conditions of entry and residence of third-country nationals in the framework of an intra-corporate transfer (the ICT-directive)
  • Agreement in the Council on the review of the Accounting Directives
  • Agreement in the Council on Alternative and Online Dispute Resolution (ADR/ODR)
  • Agreement in the Council on Venture Capital Funds
  • Agreement in the Council on Social Investment Funds
  • Agreement in the Council on the two proposals in the Airport Package
  • Agreement in the Council on guidelines for the Transeuropean Transport Network (TEN-T)
  • Council Conclusions on the governance of the Digital Single Market
  • Progress in the negotiations on a number of Free Trade Agreements
  • Progress report on Public Procurement Directives

A Green Europe

  • Agreement with the European Parliament on the Energy Efficiency Directive
  • Agreement with the European Parliament on the Directive on the Sulphur Content of Marine Fuels
  • Agreement with the European Parliament on the regulation on Export of Dangerous Chemicals
  • Agreement with the European Parliament on the Directive on Control of Major-Accident Hazards involving Dangerous Substances (Seveso III)
  • Agreement with the European Parliament on the framework for Energy Agreements with Third Countries
  • Agreement in the Council on Foodstuffs for Particular Nutritional Uses
  • Council Conclusions in preparation for the Rio+20
  • Council Conclusions in preparation for the 11th Conference of the Parties (COP 11) to the Convention on Biological Diversity
  • Council Conclusions in preparation for the international Conference on Chemicals Management and the intergovernmental negotiating committee on mercury
  • Council Conclusions on the 7th EU Environment Action Programme
  • Council Conclusions on the follow-up to the 17th Conference of the Parties (COP 17) in Durban
  • Presidency Conclusions on a Roadmap for moving to a competitive low-carbon economy in 2050

A Safe Europe

  • Agreement with the European Parliament on a Directive on Minimums Standards on the rights, support and protection of Victims of Crime
  • Agreement with the European Parliament on a Directive on attacks against information systems
  • Agreement with the European Parliament on the Succession Regulation 
  • Agreement in the Council to grant Serbia candidate status
  • Agreement in the Council on the revision of the Brussels I Regulation
  • Agreement in the Council on the establishing of a European Passenger Name Record (PNR) System
  • Agreement in the Council on an action plan to combat Illegal Immigration
  • Agreement in the Council on Schengen Governance – Changing of the Schengen Borders Code
  • Agreement in the Council on more thorough evaluation of the EU Member States’ compliance with the Schengen rules
  • Agreement in the Council on the Asylum Procedures Directive
  • Council Conclusions on Antibiotic Resistance
  • Progress in the accession negotiations with Iceland

The Multi-annual Financial Framework

  • Presentation of a negotiating box for the MFF
  • Agreement in the Council on the Fisheries Reform
  • Partial Agreement in the Council on Horizon 2020
  • Partial Agreement in the Council on Erasmus for All
  • Partial Agreement in the Council on the Cohesion Policy
  • Partial Agreement in the Council on the Connecting Europe Facility (transport, energy and digital infrastructure)
  • Partial Agreement in the Council on a new EU action programme in the field of health 2014-20
  • Progress report on the reform of the Common Agricultural Policy

Spokespersons

Jakob Alvi
  • Secretary of Embassy
  • Jakob Alvi
  • EU Representation
  • Spokesperson (Coreper I)
  • Email: 
Aamann
  • First Secretary
  • Preben Aamann
  • EU Representation
  • Spokesperson (Coreper II)
  • Email: