The Informal Meeting of European Union Ministers responsible for Public Administration will take place at the Centro Cultural de Belém in Lisbon on 22 June.
Chaired by the Portuguese Minister for Modernisation of the State and Public Administration, Alexandra Leitão, also taking part in the meeting will be the European Commissioner for Budget and Administration, Johannes Hahn, and the European Commissioner for Cohesion and Reforms, Elisa Ferreira.
This meeting, which is being held for the first time in seven years, will have two panel discussions. The first, on “Investing in people and management development”, is aimed at fostering cooperation in the EU, as well as inclusion, diversity and new ways of working in European public administration.
The second, on “Exploring technology, reinforcing proximity and promoting interoperability”, focuses on ways to achieve safe and secure digital transformation and leaving no one behind. A press conference is scheduled for 17h45 (Lisbon time).