December opens with a vote from the INTA Committee on its draft opinion on the proposal on supplementary protection certificate for medicinal products
November for the pharma and health sector opens with the first Global Conference on Air Pollution and Health.
Following the resignation by Commissioner for Financial Stability, Jonathan Hill, the EU was in two minds about the assignment of a new Commissioner so soon after Brexit. Some called for a refusal to appoint another British individual while others suggested giving a minimal range of responsibilities, perhaps as a kind of retribution.
Meet the new European Commissioner for the Security Union, British diplomat Sir Julian King.