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12-01-2015 - 11:50
Interview with Giovanni La Via

The next committee meetings of the Committee on Environment, Food Safety and Public Health will be held on 27 and 29 January in Brussels in meeting room JAN 2Q2.

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Exchange of views with Maroš Šefčovič

26-01-2015 - 09:40
Commission Vice President Maroš Šefčovič © European Union

An exchange of views with Vice-President of the Commission, responsible for Energy Union on the forthcoming Strategic Framework for the Energy Union, Maroš Šefčovič will be held Tuesday 27 January from 15.00 to 17.00.

The Ebola Crisis: the long-term lessons and how to strengthen health systems in developing countries to prevent future crises - Josu Juaristi Abaunz (GUE/NGL/ES)

26-01-2015 - 09:37
ICON ebola top story

On 29 January 2015, the ENVI Committee will consider the draft opinion on the initiative report "The Ebola Crisis: the long-term lessons and how to strengthen health systems in developing countries to prevent future crises"led by DEVE Committee.

Alcohol strategy - Vote and consideration of motion for a resolution

26-01-2015 - 09:30
European wine reform

On Thursday 29 January 2015 in the morning, the ENVI Committee will vote on the question for oral answer on Alcohol strategy and also consider the motion for a resolution on the same topic. The co-rapporteurs are as follows: Alberto Cirio (PPE), Glenis Willmott (S&D), José Inácio Faria (ALDE), Younous Omarjee (GUE/NGL), Piernicola Pedicini (EFDD).

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Latvian Presidency priorities discussed by EP committees

AFET DEVE INTA ECON JURI CULT AFCO LIBE FEMM ENVI EMPL IMCO ITRE REGI TRAN PECH AGRI 22-01-2015 - 14:32

The priorities of Latvia’s EU Council Presidency will be outlined to the various parliamentary committees by Latvian ministers in a series of meetings to be held during the last two weeks of January. (Read more)

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Food safety MEPs call for country of origin labelling of meat in processed foods

ENVI 21-01-2015 - 19:17

Meat used as an ingredient in processed foods, such as lasagne, should be labelled by country of origin as is already the case for bovine fresh meat, said Environment, Public Health and Food Safety Committee MEPs on Wednesday. They call on the European Commission, which published a report on the issue in late 2013, to come up with legislative proposals in order to rebuild consumer confidence in the wake of the horsemeat scandal and other food fraud cases. (Read more)

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Giovanni La Via - Chairman of ENVI Committee

Welcome to the ENVI Committee website.

Counting 69 Members, the ENVI Committee is the leading legislative Committee of the European Parliament.

ENVI Members are actively working on improving food information to consumers, notably through the regulation of labelling and placing of the market of products. ENVI is committed to proposing European solutions to public health issues.

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