Une commission peut organiser une audition d'experts lorsqu'elle estime que celle-ci est indispensable pour ses travaux sur une question déterminée. Les auditions peuvent aussi être conduites conjointement par deux commissions ou plus. La plupart des commissions organisent régulièrement des auditions, qui leur permettent de connaître les points de vue d'experts et de débattre sur de grands enjeux. Vous trouverez sur la présente page tous les renseignements utiles sur les auditions organisées par les commissions, notamment les programmes et les interventions des orateurs.

12-10-2016 - The Schengen cooperation: present and future

LIBE 11-10-2016 - 14:41
Hearing Schengen

The Schengen areas has come under stress after the large-scale influx migrants over the last few years. There have been comments to the effect that Schengen was dead or that it should be abolished. In this hearing, the LIBE committee wants to look at what the present state of Schengen is and what evolutions are to be expected in the near future. (Lire la suite)

10-10-2016 - The reform of the Dublin System and Crisis Relocation

LIBE 18-10-2016 - 14:25

Since several years, the Southern Member States of the European Union are faced with increasing numbers of applicants for international protection which cumulated in 2015 in more than 1 mio applications. Most of them arrived in Greece and Italy overstretching their registration and reception capacities. (Lire la suite)

30-06-2016 - Joint hearing on Budgetary implications of the current refugee and migration crisis

BUDG AFET DEVE LIBE 16-09-2016 - 14:22

On 30 June from 9.00, BUDG committee held a high-level joint hearing with LIBE, AFET and DEVE committees on the budgetary implications of the refugee and migration crisis. The keynote speech was given by Mr George Soros, founder and Chair of Open Society foundations. Other speakers included the Commission's Directors General for Budget, DEVCO and NEAR, Directors of Frontex and EASO, the UNHCR Europe Director, ECRE Secretary General and Oxfam representative. (Lire la suite)

16-06-2016 - The situation of fundamental rights in the European Union in 2015

LIBE 14-06-2016 - 17:14

The European Parliament is uniquely placed as a fundamental rights actor. As a co-legislator, it has a decisive role in most EU law- and policy-making; its competences on the EU’s budget also enable it to play a great role in shaping the fundamental rights policy of the EU. Moreover, it is a privileged litigant before the Court of Justice of the European Union. (Lire la suite)

13-06-2016 - The impact of recent migration flows on implementation and revision of the CEAS

LIBE 03-06-2016 - 16:57

The Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs will hold on 13 June a hearing on "The impact of recent migration flows on implementation and revision of the Common European Asylum System (CEAS)". (Lire la suite)

24-05-2016 - The European Public Prosecutor's Office (EPPO) and EUROJUST

LIBE 24-05-2016 - 11:07

The Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs will hold on 24 May a hearing on "The European Public Prosecutor's Office (EPPO) and the European Union's Judicial cooperation Unit (EUROJUST)". (Lire la suite)

20-04-2016 - Securing the External Borders of the EU

LIBE SEDE 15-04-2016 - 11:06
Poster of the hearing

The Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs will hold on 20 April, jointly with the Subcommittee on Security and Defence, a hearing on "Securing the External Borders of the EU - a challenge for External and Internal Security". (Lire la suite)

17-03-2016 - The new EU-US Privacy Shield for commercial transfers of EU personal data to the US

LIBE 04-04-2016 - 16:19
Privacy shield

On 6 October 2015, the European Court of Justice declared invalid the Commission Decision of 26 July 2000 on the adequacy of the US Safe Harbour put in place by the US Department of Commerce, on the grounds that it failed to ensure the adequate level of protection of data subjects required by Article 25(6) of Directive 95/46/EC read in the light of Articles 7, 8 and 47 of the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union. (Lire la suite)

15-03-2016 - Union Citizenship in practice

JURI LIBE AFCO PETI 05-04-2016 - 15:28
Poster Hearing Union Citizenship in Practice

A hearing was jointly organised by the European Commission (DG Justice and Consumers) and the European Parliament (LIBE, PETI, AFCO and JURI Committees) on 15 March 2016. The hearing gave a timely opportunity to further reflect, with all actors concerned, on concrete avenues to advance EU citizenship. (Lire la suite)

22-02-2016 - Respect for Democracy, Fundamental rights and the Rule of law: the role of judiciary

LIBE AFCO 18-02-2016 - 14:44

The European Parliament, in its resolution of 10 June 2015 (P8_TA(2015)0227)) mandated the LIBE Committee to "contribute to the development and elaboration of this proposal (cc. the establishment of an EU mechanism on democracy, the rule of law and fundamental rights) in the form of a legislative own-initiative report ". (Lire la suite)