Delegation for relations with the Maghreb countries and the Arab Maghreb Union : Ordinary meetings

Meeting of 22 November 2018, Brussels 

Meeting of 6 September 2018, Brussels 

The Delegation held an exchange of views :

  • on the report by Delegation Chair Inés Ayala Sender and Fabio Massimo Castaldo, on the ad hoc visit to Libya, 20-23 May 2018
  • with Patrice Bergamini, the EU's Ambassador to Tunisia, with a view to the visit to Tunisia by the EU-Tunisia Joint Parliamentary Committee, 17-20 September 2018

Meeting of 14 June 2018, Strasbourg 

The Delegation held an exchange of views with:
    • Santiago Fisas Ayxelà, Head of the European Parliament Election Observation Delegation for Tunisia
    • Fabio Massimo Castaldo, Chief EU Observer
on the local elections held in Tunisia on 6 May 2018

The report by delegation chair Inés Ayala Sender on the ad hoc mission to Libya from 20 to 23 May 2018 had to be postponed to a later date (due to a lack of time)

Meeting of 17 May 2018, Brussels 

The Delegation held an exchange of views on the situation in Libya with Mr Tarek Megerisi, researcher at the European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR).

This meeting was held in camera.

Meeting of 8 February 2018, Strasbourg 


The Delegation held an exchange of views with members of the EU-Morocco Joint Parliamentary Committee on the work of the pairs at the mid point

Meeting of 11 January 2018, Brussels 

The Delegation held an exchange of views on the situation in Tunisia, with:
  • Mr Sabri Bachtobji, Tunisian Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs
  • Mr Hichem Ben Ahmed, Tunisian Secretary of State for Foreign Trade and DCFTA Chief Negotiator

Meeting of 23 November 2017, Brussels 

The Delegation held an exchange of views on:

  • Co-organised with the subcommittee on Human Rights: Exchange of views with H.E. Mr Abdallahi Bah Nagi Kebd, Ambassador of Mauritania, on the political situation in the country
  • Preparation of the mission to Libya: exchange of views with the EEAS representatives and Mr Farhat, Libyan Chargé d'Affaires

Meeting of 12 October 2017, Brussels 

The Delegation had an exchange of views on the political and social situation in Tunisia with a view to the third meeting of the EU-Tunisia JPC (13 December 2017)

Meeting of 7 September 2017, Brussels 

The meeting included an exchange of views on the work of the EU-Morocco JPC pairings

Meeting of 14 June 2017, Strasbourg 

The meeting was held in camera.

In addition to the Chair's announcement, the agenda included
  • an exchange of views on revitalising the EU-Morocco JPC,
  • a point on the political and security situation in Libya.

Meeting of 4 May 2007, Brussels 

The Chair opened the meeting with a short feedback report on the visit to Morocco, which took place from 17 to 21 April 2017, and invited colleagues to express interest in taking part in the forthcoming (18-21 September 2017) visit to Tunisia, dedicated to security issues and to the situation in Libya.

An exchange of views was held on the future of parliamentary relations between the EU and Tunisia, with:
  • with Mr Mohamed Fadhel Ben Omrane, Co-Chair of the EU- Tunisia JPC.

Meeting of 23 March 2017, Brussels 

The meeting included a presentation of the study 'State of play of EU-Mauritania relations' and the outcome of the 10th interparliamentary meeting between the European Union and the Islamic Republic of Mauritania, held in Mauritania from 20 to 23 February 2017, in the presence of the European External Action Service (EEAS).

Meeting of 9 February 2017, Brussels 

The meeting included an exchange of views on the situation in Morocco and on EU-Morocco relations in the presence of:
  • HE Ahmed Reda CHAMI, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Morocco to the EU.
Ambassador Chami outlined the basic principles of the EU-Morocco partnership that has been evolving for almost 50 years and was further strengthened when Morocco received advanced status within the European Neighbourhood Policy in 2008.

Meeting of 12 January 2017, Brussels 

The meeting was dedicated to an exchange of views with:
  • the Ambassador of Mauritania to the EU, Mr Abdallah Bah Nagi Kebd,
  • Ms Maria Clara Girbau Ronda, EEAs desk for Mauritania.
The meeting was organised to better prepare the mission of the DMAG Delegation to Mauritania, which is due to take place from 19 to 23 February 2017.