Belgium will hold the Presidency of the EU during the last six months of 2010.
On 1 July 2010, Belgium will take over the Presidency of the EU. This means that Belgium will lead the work of the EU for six months. Formally, it is the Government that holds the Presidency, but the Belgian Federal Parliament (House of Representatives and Senate) is also involved and will be hosting a number of Conferences.
Furthermore, the Belgian Federal Parliament, together with the European Parliament, will arrange joint parliamentary meetings with the national Parliaments of the EU member states in Brussels.