The 16th EGP Council has begun in Copenhagen, with a public discussion of the aftermath of the Arab Spring organised by the Greens in the European Parliament, with special guest Villy Søvndal, Danish Foreign Affairs Minister and leader of host Party SF.
The Council begins properly tomorrow morning with another discussion with the Greens in the EP on the role of Green jobs in solving Europe's employment crisis. Discussion of the resolutions on a wide variety of areas will take place in the plenary session on Friday, with voting on Sunday. Key policies on the Social aspects of theGreen New Deal form the core of discussion for the weekend, with sessions on pensions policy and strengthening European society through social inclusion.
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