Uma comissão é autorizada a organizar uma audição de peritos se entender que a mesma é indispensável para o seu trabalho sobre uma determinada questão. As audições também podem ser realizadas conjuntamente por duas ou mais comissões. A maioria das comissões organiza audições com regularidade, uma vez que as mesmas lhes permitem ouvir a opinião de peritos e debater questões fulcrais. Esta página contém todas as informações disponíveis relacionadas com as audições organizadas pelas comissões, incluindo os programas e as contribuições dos oradores.

28-11-2017 - The case of NLB financial group Slovenia and Azerbaijan Laundromat revelations

PANA 13-10-2017 - 12:09

On 28 November 2017, the PANA Committee will hold a hearing on the case of NLB financial group and on the Azerbaijan Laundromat revelations. (Ler mais)

16-10-2017 - EMPL/TRAN hearing on Working conditions of mobile workers in transport

EMPL TRAN 17-10-2017 - 15:02
Poster on Hearing Working conditions of mobile workers in transport

This joint hearing EMPL/TRAN seeked to share views and experience in cross cutting issues concerning both Committees, such as working conditions of workers in the road transport, particularly in the context of the recent proposals under the “Mobility Package”, Posting of workers, potential circumvention of rules or the issue of social dumping. The presentations of the invited experts have been followed by an exchange of views with Members. (Ler mais)

16-10-2017 - EU strategy against women’s cancers

FEMM 11-10-2017 - 09:19
EU strategy against cancer

One in three Europeans develops cancer during his or her lifetime, which is an immense social and economic cost for the EU. Certain forms of cancer, such as breast, uterus and cervical and other cancers affecting female reproductive tract, exist predominantly among or are exclusive to women. Although widespread, these types of cancers do not receive the necessary attention from the general public and from policy makers. (Ler mais)

12-10-2017 - Hearing on the European Protection Order - 12 October 2017

LIBE FEMM 11-10-2017 - 10:05
European protection order

The EPO Directive was initiated by a group of twelve states and came into force in January 2011. This judicial co-operation tool is based on the principle of mutual recognition, which means that protection orders issued in one Member State have to be recognized and enforced in another Member State. One of the main challenges in the application of this instrument is to ensure that the protection of victims is not hampered by the diversity of national measures. (Ler mais)

11-10-2017 - Hearing on the situation of Roma in the Balkans region

DROI 04-10-2017 - 11:48

Together with experts on the situation of Roma in the Balkans, Members will acquire a more complete and detailed understanding of the exclusion, discrimination and poverty that this minority is exposed to. Between 2008 and 2015, about 370 000 persons from five Balkan states asked for asylum in Germany, many of them Roma fleeing discrimination, persecutions, ethnic tensions and poverty. (Ler mais)

11-10-2017 - The Militarisation in the Black Sea

SEDE 10-10-2017 - 12:16
war ship

On 11 October, SEDE will hold a public hearing on the militarisation in the Black Sea. The hearing is timely, as the regional security situation on the eastern flank has become very challenging for the EU and NATO. It will focus on the security situation following the Russian illegal annexation of Crimea and the conflict in Eastern Ukraine. Furthermore, the hearing will analyse the military strategic consequences of the conflicts and the possibilities to foster stability and cooperation. (Ler mais)

11-10-2017 - The Monsanto papers and glyphosate

ENVI AGRI 12-10-2017 - 12:04
Structural model of glyphosate molecule on a blackboard.

On 11 October, a joint ENVI/AGRI public hearing was held on "The Monsanto papers and glyphosate”. Glyphosate is a widely used, but highly controversial plant protection product and the active substance in Monsanto's weed killer Roundup. EFSA and ECHA concluded that glyphosate is safe, while the International Agency for Research on Cancer classified it as “probably carcinogenic to humans”. (Ler mais)

10-10-2017 - European Solidarity Corps

CULT 11-10-2017 - 15:50

The CULT Committee held a joint public hearing with the EMPL Committee on the “European Solidarity Corps” (ESC). (Ler mais)

10-10-2017 - EMPL/CULT hearing on European Solidarity Corps

EMPL CULT 11-10-2017 - 09:19
Poster for the joint hearing EMPL/CULT on European Solidarity Corps

The purpose of this joint hearing EMPL/CULT was to debate the objective and effectiveness of the European Solidarity Corps. A number of important questions were debated regarding the ESC format and form, objectives and implementation, as well as its reliance on existing EU programmes and funds. (Ler mais)

10-10-2017 - The situation and rights of women with disabilities

FEMM 11-10-2017 - 12:03
The situation and rights of women with disabilities

The Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality organized a hearing on "The Situation and Rights of Women with disabilities" on 10 October 2017. The hearing will serve as an opportunity to provide input for the own initiative report on the same topic, on which the Committee will work in 2018 (Rapporteur: Rosa Estaràs Ferragut, EPP, Spain). (Ler mais)