The Danish EU presidency 2012

In the first half of 2012, Denmark will hold the Presidency of the Council of the European Union. It is the seventh time Denmark holds the EU Presidency since joining the European Community in 1973.

During the next six months Denmark shall lead numerous meetings in Brussels, Luxembourg and Denmark.The Danish government presented the priorities for the Presidency in mid-December 2011 and will present the Presidency Programme in Copenhagen on 6 January 2012.

You can find further information on the Presidency website: www.eu2012.dk