Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki meets with the European Commissioner of Agriculture and Rural Development

Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki met with the European Commissioner of Agriculture and Rural Development, Phil Hogan.


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Photo: Adam Guz / Chancellery of The Prime Minister of Poland

During the meeting, the discussion focused on the state of negotiations on the multi-annual budget of the European Union for 2021–2027. The Head of the Polish government and the European Commissioner exchanged views on the planned agriculture and rural areas funding mechanisms in this period.

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In May 2018, European Commission submitted the project of the EU Multiannual Financial Framework 2021–27, in which it proposed significant reductions of expenditure in the area of EU Common Agriculture Policy, both in direct payments for farmers, and in expenditures for the rural development.


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