College of Commissioners to visit for EU presidency kick-off on 1 July

Ursula von der Leyen (Photo: Thierry Monasse / STA)

By: P.T., STA

The government will host the College of European Commissioners, including Commission President Ursula von der Leyen, as the country takes over the rotating presidency of the EU on 1 July.

A plenary session is planned along with bilateral meetings, with Prime Minister Janez Janša holding talks with von der Leyen and ministers meeting individual commissioners to discuss the programme and priorities of the Slovenian presidency.