Italian Presidency CM
Italian Presidency of the Committee of Ministers
17 November 2021 – 20 May 2022
On 17 november, the Presidency of the Council of Europe’s Committee of Ministers passed from Hungary to Italy during a meeting with representatives of the Organisation’s 47 Member States.
The new President of the Committee of Ministers Luigi Di Maio, the Italian Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, outlined the priorities of the Italian presidency which will run for six months.
Italy will focus on three main themes: recommitting to our shared principles and values; enhancing women’s empowerment and the rights of children and adolescents; and building a people-centred future.