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.

18-11-2019 - Potential impact of the Mercosur agreement on the AGRI market: public hearing

AGRI 19-11-2019 - 14:54
AGRI audition Mercosur 18.11.2019

On 18 November, the AGRI Committee will organise a hearing to analyse the potential impacts of the Mercosur agreement on the agricultural market. Following 20 years of negotiations, the EU and Mercosur countries struck a political agreement in June 2019 which aims to bring political and economic relations between the trading partners closer together, and to create the world's biggest market (by population size), for goods and services. (Aqra iktar dwar dan)

04-03-2019 - Evolution of the Performance Framework in the Common Agricultural Policy

AGRI 06-03-2019 - 11:19
Target in front of a landscape of cultivated fields and forest

On 4 March at 16.30h, the Committee held a public hearing on the “Evolution of the Performance Framework in the Common Agricultural Policy”. This hearing fell within the current AGRI legislative work on the CAP beyond 2020. A shift towards a more performance-oriented CAP is indeed an important component of the reform package proposed by the European Commission. (Aqra iktar dwar dan)

22-11-2018 - LEADER experiences: joint AGRI-CONT Public Hearing

AGRI 07-01-2019 - 13:42
landscape-rural village-combine-harvester

On 22 November, the AGRI Committee, together with the CONT Committee held a Public Hearing on “LEADER experiences - lessons learned and effectiveness of EU funds for rural development”. (Aqra iktar dwar dan)

05-11-2018 - Models of cooperation to strengthen farmers’ position in the food chain

AGRI 06-11-2018 - 15:40
Hearing on the food chain

The Committee held a Public Hearing on “Models of cooperation to strengthen farmers’ position in the food chain - with a particular focus on the dairy sector”. The aim of the hearing was to discuss the latest developments in the ways farmers cooperate in order to strengthen their position in the food chain. (Aqra iktar dwar dan)

09-10-2018 - The Future of the CAP

AGRI 06-11-2018 - 15:09
Drone above a field and man with computer

The Committee held a Public Hearing featuring a number of experts representing public authorities as well as representatives from the Bavarian Farmers Association, Committee of the Regions (CoR) and the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC). (Aqra iktar dwar dan)

04-06-2018 - Labelling of Origin for Agricultural and Food Products

AGRI ENVI 06-11-2018 - 15:10
Woman doing grocery shopping at the supermarket and reading food labels

The Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development (AGRI) in association with the Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety (ENVI) organised a public hearing entitled "Labelling of Origin for Agricultural and Food Products”. (Aqra iktar dwar dan)

17-05-2018 - Use of New Breeding Techniques

AGRI ENVI 06-11-2018 - 14:56
Experiment Veal Cultivated Field

A hearing on New Breeding Techniques (NBTs) was organised in association with the ENVI committee. It is widely accepted that new crop varieties need to be developed to meet challenges such as climate change and the spread of plant diseases and an increasing number of plant breeding companies are already actively using NBTs. However some legal uncertainties have persisted in this field. (Aqra iktar dwar dan)

27-02-2018 - EU Agriculture policy and developing countries - 28 February

DEVE AGRI 13-03-2018 - 12:12
A group of farmers manually plowing a groundnut field

On Tuesday afternoon, 27 February, the Committee on Development and the Agriculture Committee held a meeting to discuss the impacts of the EU's Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) on developing countries, and their food and agriculture systems in particular. (Aqra iktar dwar dan)

07-12-2017 - Genetic diversity, conservation and crop wild relatives

AGRI 06-11-2018 - 15:01
wild flowers in front of cultivated field

The committee meeting on 7 December consisted of the hearing on genetic diversity, conservation and crops wild relatives. Crop wild relatives are closely related to our cultivated crops, but grow naturally under a wide range of environmental conditions. They can be crossed with existing crops to produce varieties that are more adaptable to local climates. Furthermore they can be used to develop crop varieties with greater resilience to climate change. (Aqra iktar dwar dan)

04-12-2017 - The EU Forest Strategy - Joint AGRI, ENVI and ITRE Public Hearing

AGRI ENVI ITRE 28-05-2018 - 11:32
Wooden Logs with Forest on Background / Trunks of trees cut and stacked in the foreground, green forest in the background with sun rays

The public hearing aimed to provide input to the review to be carried out by 2018 to assess progress in the implementation of the EU Forest Strategy. This joint hearing also provided a platform for annual structural dialogue between the Parliament and the Commission on the implementation of the new EU Forest strategy. (Aqra iktar dwar dan)