EEA EFTA Comment on the Creative Europe Programme for 2021-2027
On 29 October 2019 Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway submitted a joint EEA EFTA Comment on the Commission’s proposal for an integrated Creative Europe Programme (2021-2027) for the European cultural and creative sectors.
EEA Joint Committee adopts cooperation on climate change
The EFTA Standing Committee and the EEA Joint Committee met in Brussels on 24 and 25 October respectively. During the meeting the EEA Joint Committee adopted 22 decisions (JCDs) incorporating 25 legal acts into the EEA Agreement.
EEA Joint Committee incorporates 98 legal acts into the EEA Agreement
The EFTA Standing Committee and the EEA Joint Committee met in Brussels on 26 and 27 September respectively.
EEA seminar attracts professionals from EFTA and EU Member States
On 17 September, around 150 participants from both the public and private sector gathered at EFTA in Brussels to join the biannual seminar on the European Economic Area (EEA).
EEA EFTA Comment on priorities for the Single Market beyond 2019
Icelandic EEA EFTA Chair outlines priorities for second half of 2019
The Standing Committee of the EFTA States and the EEA Joint Committee met in Brussels on 9 and 10 July respectively. 23 decisions were adopted at the EEA Joint Committee, incorporating 30 EU legal acts into the EEA Agreement, including the Benchmark-Regulation.
Cross-border portability of online content services – Entry into Force – 1 August 2019
70 legal acts incorporated into the EEA Agreement
The Standing Committee of the EFTA States and the EEA Joint Committee met in Brussels on 11 and 13 June respectively. The Joint Committee meeting adopted 46 decisions incorporating 70 legal acts into the EEA Agreement.
Celebrating 25 years of European Economic Area cooperation
On 20 May, the three foreign ministers of Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway, met with representatives from the EU for a panel discussion on the EEA Agreement, in Brussels.
Ministers discuss foreign policy issues and efforts to combat climate change at EEA Council
On 20 May 2019, the EEA Council convened in Brussels for its 51st meeting to discuss the overall functioning of the Agreement on the European Economic Area (EEA Agreement), as well as climate change and the implementation of the Paris Agreement.