About: Jean-Pierre Jouyet

Central Europe 10-11-2009

Jouyet: German reunification ‘not easy to accept for Paris’

The 1992 Maastricht Treaty, which created the European Union and led to the creation of the euro, came as an answer to French concerns over the German reunification process, Jean-Pierre Jouyet, former French State Secretary for EU affairs, told EURACTIV France in an exclusive interview.
Future EU 17-10-2008

Jouyet: ‘We must find a timetable for Ireland by December’

Halfway through his country's EU presidency, French State Secretary for EU Affairs Jean-Pierre Jouyet revealed to Euractiv France his desire to see the Treaty of Lisbon ratified by Ireland as soon as possible. He also underlined the urgency of reaching a European agreement on climate change given the upcoming international negotiations in 2009.
Future EU 24-07-2008

Jouyet: Irish to decide ‘if and when’ to hold second EU Treaty vote

Arranging a second popular vote on the Lisbon Treaty in Ireland ahead of the European Parliament elections in June 2009 will be difficult, according to French State Secretary for EU Affairs Jean-Pierre Jouyet, speaking during an interview with EURACTIV France on the occasion of French President Nicolas Sarkozy's visit to Ireland on 21 July.
EU Priorities 2020 20-06-2008

How France intends to meet all those EU presidency expectations

The French EU Presidency will concentrate on a common approach to migration, climate change, energy policy and security and defence as its key areas, writes French EU Affairs Minister Jean-Pierre Jouyet for the summer edition of Europe’s World.