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16-07-2015 - 16:05
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Joint BUDG/LIBE mission to Sicily

03-08-2015 - 17:12
Immigration

Members from the BUDG and LIBE committees travelled to Sicily from 22 to 24 July to study and discuss how to address the migratory pressures that the region is facing from a budgetary perspective. The delegation visited migrant centres and met government officials, representatives from FRONTEX and EASO as well as representatives of relevant NGOs and got a deeper understanding of the issues at stake.

New in-depth analysis on use of EU Flexibility Instrument in the MFF 2007-2013

03-08-2015 - 17:11
In-depth analysis "Success Stories: the use of the EU flexibility instrument in the MFF 2007-2013" (Policy Department D, European Parliament)

The Flexibility Instrument is a margin for manoeuvre to meet unforeseen needs or new priorities in one or more expenditure headings. During the previous MFF (2007-2013) a total of EUR 1.4 billion was available. The decision to mobilise the Instrument is made jointly by Parliament and the European Council This in-depth analysis looks at the results obtained from EU budget resources dedicated to the Flexibility Instrument, and Parliament's role in making such resources available.

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Luxembourg Presidency priorities discussed by EP committees

INTA DEVE AFET BUDG CONT ECON JURI CULT AFCO LIBE PETI FEMM DROI TAXE SEDE ENVI EMPL IMCO ITRE REGI TRAN PECH AGRI 17-07-2015 - 11:20

The priorities of Luxembourg EU Council Presidency will be outlined to the various parliamentary committees by Luxembourg ministers in a series of meetings to be held during this week. (Read more)

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