Leaders will discuss measures to strengthen the EU-Japan partnership
on security. Ongoing cooperation on counter-terrorism will be
intensified, focussing on capacity building with third countries, tackling
terrorism financing and foreign terrorist fighters. Leaders will also discuss
cooperation in the fields of energy, science and technology, development, import
restrictions and data protection.
will stress their commitment to promote an open and fair global economy
and refrain from all forms of protectionism. EU and Japan leaders will highlight
their commitment to the full implementation of the Paris Agreement on
climate. They will also reaffirm their commitment to strengthen their
cooperation on migration issues.
Regional and foreign policy
Leaders will address recent developments in EU’s and Japan’s
respective neighbourhoods, including the situation in the Korean
peninsula. Leaders will also discuss the situation in Ukraine, Syria, as well as in the East and South China seas..