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EACEA National Policies Platform: Youthwiki


9. Youth and the World

9.7 Current debates and reforms

On this page:

  1. Forthcoming policy developments
  2. Ongoing debates

Forthcoming policy developments

The Romanian Presidency of the Council of the EU in January-June 2019 anounced officialy its priorities in December 2018. Among these priorities is the involvement of young people in the EU’s neighbourhood policy, while celebrating 10 years since the launch of the Eastern Partnership, through reaffirming the importance of the Black Sea on EU agenda, including from the perspective of reinvigorating the Black Sea Synergy and the presence of EU in Western Balkans.


Ongoing debates

Romania is committed to implement the Sustainable Development Goals at national level and will review the National Strategy for Sustainable Development to integrate the Sustainable Development Goals. The Romanian revised Strategy will focus on supporting the inclusion in development policies of persons with disabilities, the youth and women. Eradicating poverty requires decent employment opportunities, and preventing and eradicating social exclusion requires social cohesion policies.