European Council

Agenda highlights

EU leaders will meet in Brussels to discuss relations with the United Kingdom, as well as climate change and relations with Africa.

EU-UK relations

The European Council will take stock of the implementation of the withdrawal agreement and review the state of the negotiations on the future EU-UK partnership. Leaders will discuss preparatory work for all scenarios after 1 January 2021.

Climate change

EU leaders will look at the progress made towards delivering the EU’s objective of climate neutrality by 2050. Following the adoption by the Commission of a 2030 Climate Target Plan, the EU leaders will hold an orientation debate on climate change-related issues.

External relations

The European Council will also discuss EU-Africa relations and may address other foreign policy issues, depending on developments.