The British-Irish Council Housing and Collaborative Spatial Planning (CSP) work sectors are preparing to hold the first Joint BIC Ministerial meeting this week, hosted by the Northern Ireland Executive. The meeting will be held via a virtual platform, due to the current Covid-19 public health requirements across all Member Administrations.
First Joint BIC Collaborative Spatial Planning and Housing Ministerial meeting to be hosted by the Northern Ireland Executive
The British-Irish Council held its 34th Summit meeting today hosted virtually by the Scottish Government. The heads of delegation were welcomed by the Right Honourable First Minister of Scotland, Nicola Sturgeon MSP.
Ministers discussed the impact of Covid-19 upon the economies of Member Administrations, reflecting the significant and potentially long-lasting social impacts. The Council also discussed the vision, priorities and opportunities to drive economic recovery, and discussed areas of coherence across Member Administrations.
The British-Irish Council Environment work sector held its sixteenth Ministerial meeting today, hosted by the UK Government. The meeting was held via a virtual platform due to Covid-19 public health requirements across all Member Administrations.