Reforms to Aviation Act – focus on unmanned and light aviation
Niilo Jääskinen nominated as candidate for Judge at the Court of Justice of the European Union
Germany begins its Presidency of the Council of the European Union
Germany holds the rotating presidency of the Council of the European Union for the next six-month period, 1 July – 31 December 2020. The motto chosen for Germany’s Presidency is ‘Together for Europe's recovery’, and the Presidency will, accordingly, focus on overcoming the consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic and on the recovery of Europe’s economy.
Presidency’s other focus areas are finalisation of the EU's next long-term budget, the negotiations on the future relationship between the EU and the United Kingdom, and promotion of a new Europe that is greener, more digital and more influential in the world.
Activities of the EU during the COVID-19 pandemic
The European Union adapts its activities and decision-making as required by the situation. This page provides information on the activities of the EU and on the preparation of EU affairs at the national level in exceptional circumstances.
Finland in the European Union »
According to Finland's EU policy outline, a stronger, more unified and fairer Union would best serve the interests of Finland and its citizens.
Information about Brexit »
We have grouped together information about Brexit and the future EU-UK relationship. These pages offer information on the negotiation process and the withdrawal agreement.