Italian Presidency of the European Union Council Working Party on Statistics

Handover meeting of the Italian Presidency



09 January 2015

Handover meeting of the Italian Presidency


On 19 December 2014, the Italian CWPS Presidency Handover meeting took place in Istat Headquarter, Rome.  The meeting was attended by delegations from the Statistical Offices of the upcoming Presidencies (Latvia and Luxembourg), as well as by the representatives of the Commission (Eurostat).

During the meeting, the Presidency team reported on the still pending legislative dossiers, including the experiences and lessons learnt. The meeting aimed at the smooth transition of the Council Working Party on Statistics work from the former Presidency to the upcoming one.

President Alleva wished Mrs Aija Ĺ˝igure, president of Latvia's Central Statistical Bureau (CBS) and her team great success and a fruitful continuation of the work begun in the semester that has just come to the an end. The Latvian CWPS Presidency website is eu2015.cbs.gov.lv