INSTITUTIONS OF THE EU
There are many institutions in the EU but, the main ones are:
The European Parliament •
The Council of the EU The European Commission
The Court of Justice
The Court of Auditors
The Council of the EU â€˘ Functions: 1. Approve European laws. 2. Coordinate economic policies. 3. Direct security, defence and foreign policy.
The Council of the EU â€˘ It is made up of the ministers from each member state.
The Council of the EU • Only ministers from the areas being discuss attend council meetings. • Agricultural issues → Agriculture ministers. • Educational issues → Education ministers.
The Council of the EU Each EU country takes turns presiding for 6 months.
The Council of the EU Meetings of the Council of the EU are held in Brussels (Belgium)