The Republic of Korea-EU leaders' video conference will bring together the President of the European Council, Charles Michel, the President of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, and the President of the Republic of Korea, Jae-in Moon.
The leaders will exchange views on:
-the lessons learned from the handling of the COVID-19 outbreak
-how they can better cooperate to mitigate the effects of the crisis
-the concrete steps to take in order to strengthen resilience at international level
EU-Republic of Korea strategic partnership
On the occasion of the 10th anniversary of the EU-Republic of Korea partnership, the leaders will discuss how to foster global cooperation in the post-Covid recovery phase. They will also reaffirm their commitment to the rules-based international order, multilateralism and the rule of law.
Both sides hope to meet for the 10th Republic of Korea-EU Summit in Seoul as soon as conditions allow.