Athena Away Days and informal meeting of the Politico-Military Group (PMG)
An informal PMG meeting to address the implementation of the EU’s current defence agenda. The PMG is concerned with the defence policy considerations of cooperation on external security and defence within the EU, including concepts, capabilities and operations. Finland will not chair the meeting; the agenda will be set in collaboration with the European External Action Service (EEAS).
The Athena Special Committee handles the financing of common costs relating to EU military operations. Finland being the chairman of the Committee, a current theme prioritised by Finland will be raised on the agenda.
Mannerheimintie 13, Helsinki, Suomi
Ministry of Defence
Ministry for Foreign Affairs