null Minister Harakka meets French ministers responsible for transport and digitalisation

Minister Harakka meets French ministers responsible for transport and digitalisation

Press release 01.10.2021 11.12 fi sv en

On Monday 4 October 2021, Minister of Transport and Communications Timo Harakka will meet the French Minister Delegate for Transport Jean-Baptiste Djebbari and Minister of State for Digital Transition Cédric O in Paris.

He will also have a working lunch with Ambassador Teemu Tanner and Young Tae Kim, Secretary-General of the International Transport Forum (ITF) at the OECD.

The topics to be discussed with Minister Djebbari include the transport initiatives in the Fit for 55 package, reduction of emissions from transport and the objectives of the French Presidency of the EU Council that will start in January 2022.

The agenda for the meeting between Minister Harakka and Minister Cédric O includes the Commission proposal for the Data Governance Act and the upcoming proposal for the Data Act, the legislative framework concerning a European identity and cyber security.

Inquiries

Mikael Nyberg, High-Level Representative for Transport and Communications Policy, tel. +358 40 837 8794

Päivi Antikainen, Director of Climate and Environment Unit, tel. +358 50 382 7101

Annina Tikkanen, Senior Specialist, +358 50 478 3398