‘The Community’s decision-making body: the Council of the European Union' from 30 Jours d'Europe (November 1976)

Published in November 1976 in the monthly journal 30 Jours d’Europe, this article describes the role, composition, operation and activities of the Council of the European Communities. It emphasises, in particular, the decision-making processes and the difficulties that these entail, the role of the Foreign Ministers, of Coreper, of the Presidency of the Secretariat and the successes and failures of the institution over the years. The article also describes the proceedings of an agricultural marathon and the origins of the European Council.

Source and copyright

Source: 30 jours d'Europe. dir. de publ. Fontaine, François ; RRéd. Chef Chastenet, Antoine. Novembre 1976, n° 220. Paris: Service d'information des Communautés européennes. "L'organe de décision de la Communauté: Le Conseil des ministres", auteur:Hellmann, Rainer; Ries, Adrien; Gazzo, Emanuele , p. 25-36.

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