Extraordinary Committee meeting on 10 September

24-09-2020 - 15:26
The new Commissioner for International Partnerships, Jutta Urpilainen, at her Hearing in the European Parliament in October 2019 The new Commissioner for International Partnerships, Jutta Urpilainen, at her Hearing in the European Parliament in October 2019
Jutta Urpilainen © European Union 2019 - Source: EP
After the vote on the general budget of the EU for the financial year 2021, Members held a Strategic Dialogue with Jutta Urpilainen, Commissioner for International Partnerships, on the revision of the DCI geographic programmes in Latin America and the Caribbean region and special measures related to the Venezuela crisis. This part of the meeting took place in camera.

This exchange of views was followed by a discussion with representatives from the European Commission and the European External Action Service on the programming for the external financing instruments (2021-2027) in developing countries.