Ursula von der Leyen, President of the European Commission, visited New Delhi between April 24-25, 2022. The European Commission President and the Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi, held talks on trade, technology, climate-related issues as well as the continuing challenges arising from COVID-19.
Several geopolitical issues including the situation in Ukraine and developments in the Indo-Pacific region were discussed as well. A key outcome of this engagement was the agreement to establish the India-EU Trade and Technology Council which will work to tackle key trade, economic and technology challenges, and advance cooperation in these areas.
See EGA's latest report for an overview of key outcomes of the European Commission President’s India visit and the importance of the India-EU Trade and Technology Council.