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intergovernmental

Translation of intergovernmental in Spanish:

adjective

  • the Intergovernmental Conference/Council (in the EU)
    la Conferencia (feminine) Intergubernamental
    Example sentences
    • For the next two decades the EEC was de facto intergovernmental and advances to supranationality were blocked.
    • As such, the powers of member states and the intergovernmental dimension of the European Union have been privileged in the field of CFSP.
    • Finally, the intergovernmental method finds member governments monopolizing both power to determine policy and power to decide how to organize cooperation.

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