Seduti ta’ smigħ

Kumitat jista' jorganizza seduta ta' smigħ ma' esperti fejn dan jitqies essenzjali għall-ħidma tiegħu fuq suġġett partikolari. Is-seduti ta' smigħ jistgħu jsiru wkoll b'mod konġunt minn żewġ kumitati jew aktar. Il-parti l-kbira tal-kumitati jorganizzaw seduti ta' smigħ regolari, billi dawn jippermettulhom li jisimgħu l-esperti u jagħmlu diskussjonijiet dwar kwistjonijiet ewlenin. F'din il-paġna ssib l-informazzjoni kollha disponibbli rigward is-seduti ta' smigħ tal-kumitati, inklużi l-programmi u l-kontributi mill-kelliema.

20-06-2017 - Brexit: Constitutional Challenges and Implications - Hearing

AFCO 10-07-2017 - 09:42
Image of the poster for the Brexit Hearing on the Constitutional Challenges and Implications

During the AFCO meeting of 20 June a hearing was held on 'Brexit: Constitutional Challenges and Implications'. The purpose of this hearing is to hear from experts on various constitutional and institutional aspects related to Brexit – ranging from the UK constitutional dimension to the scope of the withdrawal agreement to the nature of the transitional measures. (Aqra iktar dwar dan)

20-03-2017 - Public Hearing on "The Development of a European Demos"

AFCO 10-04-2017 - 11:52

The main objective of the hearing was to discuss the existence of a "demos" which is typically European and which would thus allow for the construction of a supranational European democracy. (Aqra iktar dwar dan)

05-12-2016 - Hearing on the Constitutional implications of referenda on European issues

AFCO 16-02-2017 - 12:58
AFCO Hearing Poster on the constitutional implications of referenda on European issues

During the AFCO meeting of 5 December 2016, a hearing on the "Constitutional implications of referenda on European issues" was held. (Aqra iktar dwar dan)

08-11-2016 - European Youth Hearings

AFCO 24-11-2016 - 13:47
#EYE2016 Report

Thousands of young people took part in the second edition of the European Youth Event (EYE 2016) at the European Parliament in Strasbourg last May with the aim of producing ideas for Europe's future. (Aqra iktar dwar dan)

15-06-2016 - The Role of European Union in international organisations (with AFET associated)

AFCO 07-07-2016 - 15:30

On 15.06.2016 AFCO, in association with the Committee on Foreign Affairs, organised a Public hearing on “The role of European Union in international organisations including the United Nations” (Aqra iktar dwar dan)

20-04-2016 - Accession to the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR)

AFCO 06-07-2016 - 13:23

On 20.04, from 9.15 - 11.30, AFCO organised a hearing on "Accession to the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR): stocktaking after the ECJ's opinion and way forward", the main aim of which was to explore ways of relaunching the process of accession taking into account the objections formulated by the Court in its opinion. (Aqra iktar dwar dan)

15-03-2016 - Union Citizenship in practice

JURI LIBE AFCO PETI 06-12-2016 - 10:52
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. (Aqra iktar dwar dan)

14-03-2016 - E-democracy in the European Union: potential and challenges

AFCO 07-03-2016 - 17:09

The AFCO committee will concentrate on the report by Ramón Jáuregui on eDemocracy, to explore the potential and challenges of such an innovative form of democracy. To provide the report with some elements of reflection, AFCO is holding this hearing. The Policy Department C has also commissioned a study on the feasibility of a European identity document and the related electronic identification technologies, which should be ready by next April. (Aqra iktar dwar dan)

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

LIBE AFCO 29-03-2017 - 15:44

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 ". (Aqra iktar dwar dan)