CroatiaCroatia 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:
Consultation with citizens
..about potential presidency priority topics. What we, as a citizens are thinking is important to put on EU agenda.
Establishing media HUB
… involve media in critical and objective coverage of presidencies
Monitoring government preparations
… for the presidency. Ensure citizens voices are important.
Zagreb Film Festival and CROSOL bring you the „Fragments of exile“ film program on the occasion of Croatia’s presidency of the EU. The history of exile is an endless story that has peaked in today’s world and in our closest neighborhood. Under the selection of film...
Statement by Croatian civil society organisations regarding the publishing of Croatian EU presidency priorities
Croatian civil society organization gathered within the Forum 2020 platform, which will actively follow the Croatian presidency of the Council of the EU and advocate for civil society priorities, welcome the governments’ decision to announce the presidency priorities....
Croatian Government has announced presidency priorities under the overall title "A strong Europe in a world of challenges". The focus will be on four topics: A Europe that develops A Europe that connects A Europe that protects A Europe that is globally influential The...
CROSOL and FOND participated at 39th Workshop of the PfP Consortium Study Group “Regional Stability in South East Europe”
Representatives of CROSOL and FOND participated at 39th Workshop of the PfP Consortium Study Group "Regional Stability in South East Europe" held in Split, Croatia. The topic of the workshop was "Croatia's Upcoming EU Presidency - A Catalyst for South East Europe?"....
CROSOL has presented Croatian CSOs presidency priorities to the EU 27 member states delegations to Croatia and to Croatian MFA. The goal of this presentation was to inform EU member states on the topics which civil society will mainstream and advocate during the...
The 11th edition of the Romanian Development Camp during the EU Presidency Project