Report including the minutes of the first meeting between the Coordinator (ENEA) and the EU-InterMinisterial Group (EU-IMG). The meeting took place in Lisbon on 10 January 2020, with the participation of Members of the EU-IMG, the METROFOOD-RI Node Representatives (NR) and the METROFOOD-PP Management Committee (MC). Task 2.4 foresees regular meetings of the EU-IMG – every 6 months – aimed to develop strategies and identify priorities from METROFOOD-RI in close connection with the (potential) funding agencies and government representatives.