The European Council
50 years of summit meetings
This booklet, a supplement to the poster ‘The European Council: an institution at the summit of the European Union’, retraces the history of the European Council from the first summit in Paris in 1961 to its transformation into an official institution with the Treaty of Lisbon in 2009. A complete list of all the European Council meetings is also included.
- Corporate author(s): General Secretariat of the Council (Council of the European Union) Themes: Construction of Europe
- Subject: contemporary history, EU institution, European Council, history of Europe
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