New FRA director joins EU Justice and Home Affairs Council meeting

External event
The new FRA Director, Sirpa Rautio, will take part in the meeting of Justice Ministers on 5 March. The FRA Director will join a session on the Council’s Conclusions on the European Commission’s annual report on the application of the EU’s Fundamental Rights Charter. The conclusions are expected to be adopted at the meeting.

The Director will also outline some of her priorities for the Agency during her mandate, alongside a discussion on how FRA will work with the EU and its Member States in implementing the Council Conclusions.

The Justice meeting is part of the Justice and Home Affairs Council meeting taking place from 4 to 5 March in Brussels under the Belgian Presidency.