Croatia

Croatia will preside the European Council from Jan -June 2020

Croatia will preside the European Council for the first time as a newest EU member state. This is a huge challenge as for the state administration as for the CSOs.  They have both started preparations for this task.

Civil society and presidency

CROSOL has initiated national civil society  FORUM 2020 as a platform of CSOs interested to participate, promote and monitor presiding. At the moment FORUM has 23 members and has started national consultations about potential presidency priorities from the perspective of citizens. Some forthcoming activities are:

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Consultation with citizens

..about potential presidency priority topics. What  we, as a citizens are thinking is important to put on EU agenda.

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Establishing media HUB

… involve media in critical and objective coverage of presidencies

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Monitoring government preparations

… for the presidency. Ensure citizens voices are important.

Latest News

Croatia news: Third public consultations with citizens

CROSOL has organised third consultations with Croatian citizens about potential EU Presidency priorities in the city of Split, on Monday 15 April. The consultations were conducted in co-operation with the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs and local youth group...

Meeting with FRA director in Croatia

On April 4th, representatives of Croatian CSOs  met with Michael O’Flaherty - Director of European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights. We discussed possible co-operation in the light of upcoming Croatian EU Presidency. We all have the same goal – to highlight and...

Croatia news: Second public consultations with citizens

CROSOL has organised second consultations with Croatian citizens about  potential EU Presidency priorities in the city of Varaždin, on Thursday 14 March. The consultations were conducted in co-operation with the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs and local youth...

CROATIA NEWS – next public consultations follow live!

On March 13th 2019 at 10:30 am CROSOL in cooperation with local youth NGO V.U.K. with the support of Citiy of Varaždin will held second public discussions with citizens in Varaždin on potential priorities of Croatia during presiding European Council in 2020....