The Luxembourg Presidency of the Council of the European Union 2005

The Luxembourg Presidency of the Council of the European Union 2005

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Glossary


A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Accession criteria (Copenhagen criteria)

Accession negotiations

Accession of new Member States to the European Union

Acquis communautaire

Agencies of the European Union

Agenda 2000

Agenda 2007

Applicant countries


Budget


CARDS

Charter of Fundamental Rights

Citizenship of the Union

Closer cooperation

Comitology

Committee of the Regions (CoR)

Committees and working groups

Common Agricultural Policy (CAP)

Common Foreign and Security Policy (CFSP)

Common Market Organisations (CMO)

Common Position (CFSP)

Common Position (Title VI of the EU Treaty)

Common Strategy (CFSP)

Common Trade Policy

Common Transport Policy

Communitisation

Community budget

Community freedoms

Community law

Community method

Community powers

Conciliation Committee

Constitution (treaty establishing a Constitution for Europe)

Constructive abstention (positive abstention)

Convergence criteria

COREPER (Committee of Permanent Representatives)

Council of the European Union

Court of First Instance of the European Communities (CFI)

Court of Justice of the European Communities (CJEC)

Customs Union




Decision

Decision and framework decision (Title VI of the EU Treaty)

Directive


Economic and Monitory Union (EMU)

Economic and social cohesion

Economic policy

Enlargement

Employment Committee

Euro

Eurocorps

Eurojust

Europe Day (9 May)

European arrest warrant

European Central Bank (ECB)

European Commission

European Convention

European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR)

European Council

European Court of Auditors

European Criminal Justice Network (EJR) (link to Eurojust)

European Economic and Social Committee (EESC)

European Employment Strategy (EES)

European flag

European Investment Bank (EIB)

European Neighbourhood Policy (ENP)

European Ombudsman

European Parliament

European Security and Defence Policy (ESDP)

European Union (EU)

Europol (European Police Office)

External responsibilities of the European Community

Extremely remote regions




Financial perspectives


Green Papers


High Representative for the CFSP (Mr or Mrs CFSP)

Human rights


Intergovernmental Conference (IGC)

Intergovernmental method

Internal Market, Common Market

ISPA


Joint action (CFSP)

Joint action (JHA)


Laeken Declaration

Legal status of the European Union

Lisbon Strategy

Luxembourg compromise




Maastricht Treaty (Treaty of European Union)

MEDA


Nice Treaty


OLAF (European Anti-fraud Office)

Opting out

Own resources


Petersberg tasks

PHARE (Community Aid Programme for Central and Eastern European Countries)

Pillars of the European Union

Police and judicial cooperation on criminal matters

Political and Security Committee (PSC)

Presidency of the Union


Qualified majority


Right of initiative

Right of petition




SAPARD

Schengen (Agreement and Convention)

Single European Act

Social Charter

Social dialogue

Stability and Growth Pact

State aid

Structural Fund and Cohesion Fund

Subsidiarity

Subsidiary powers

Suspension Clause


Taxation

Treaty of Amsterdam

Treaties of Rome

Troïka


White Papers


Last update of this page on : 29-12-2004