Workshops are organised by the policy departments and enable members to put questions to and exchange views with experts on subjects associated with parliamentary business or subjects of current interest. They are not necessarily held in public but may be held during a committee meeting.

21-03-2018 - A fiscal capacity to strengthen and enlarge the Euro Area

BUDG ECON 14-03-2018 - 09:31
Euro Area

21-03-2018 - "A fiscal capacity to strengthen and enlarge the Euro Area - Budgetary aspects for stabilising Economic and Monetary Union" - Joint BUDG/ECON Workshop (Read more)

04-05-2017 - Oversight and resources of partially and fully self-financed agencies

BUDG CONT 02-05-2017 - 10:17
Workshop Agencies

The workshop aims to address topics concerning fully and partially self-financed agencies related to both BUDG and CONT committees’ competences. (Read more)

21-03-2017 - Revision of the Financial Regulation: Towards an efficient and effective budget cycle

BUDG CONT 29-03-2017 - 16:05
Revision of the Financial Regulation

The Financial Regulation provides the principles and procedures governing the establishment and implementation of the European Union budget and the control of the EU funds. In September 2016, the Commission tabled a proposal to revise this Financial Regulation substantially with a view to simplify it and to improve the flexibility. (Read more)

08-02-2017 - Financing of the EFSI and the link between these and other Investment Funds

BUDG ECON 08-02-2017 - 09:58
EFSI Workshop

The European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) has been in place for one and a half years now. Experience suggests that despite a clear quantitative success, certain things do not work the way that we had envisaged as Co-Legislator. The deficiencies are not so much linked to the specific provisions of the Regulation but to the way they have been interpreted or implemented on the ground. (Read more)

18-01-2017 - The Galaxy of Funds and Instruments around the EU Budget

BUDG 25-01-2017 - 10:47
Workshop on the Galaxy of Funds and Instruments around the EU Budget

In the last years, unexpected events such as the economic crisis and the migration crisis caused by the war in Syria and instability in the region created an increasing financial pressure on the EU budget, and made obvious the need for a greater flexibility and budgetary tools in case of emergencies requiring a financial intervention. (Read more)

11-07-2016 - "Mid-Term Revision of the Financial Regulation

BUDG CONT 17-08-2016 - 18:55

In order for the Parliament to give its own input and hear more expert and/or stakeholder views on the forthcoming revision of the financial regulation, a workshop on this issue will take place at the BUDG meeting of 11 July 2016. (Read more)