Sääntömääräiset kokoukset

Meeting of 19 February 2019, Brussels

The meeting was held in camera.
The agenda will not be published.

Meeting of 24 October 2018, Strasbourg

The meeting was held in camera.
The agenda will not be published.

SEDE meeting - 11 October 2018 in association with the Delegations Russia and Ukraine

11 October 2018, 10.00 - 11.30, Brussels

In association with the Delegation to the EU-Russia Parliamentary Cooperation Committee and the Delegation to the EU-Ukraine Parliamentary Association Committee:

MEPs had an exchange of views on the evolving security situation in the Azov Sea.

Meeting of 28 June 2018, Brussels

The meeting was held in camera.
The agenda will not be published.

DROI meeting of 22 March 2018 in association with the Delegation, Brussels

22 March 2018, 9.00 - 12.00, Brussels

In association with the Delegation to the EU-Russia Parliamentary Cooperation Committee:

Exchange of views on freedom of the press in Russia and the human rights situation in the Russian-occupied and disputed territories

Meeting of 22 March 2018, Brussels

The Delegation had an exchange of views on the assessment of the 2018 presidential elections in Russia with the EEAS and a GOLOS representative.
The meeting was held in camera. The agenda will not be published.

Meeting of 1 March 2018, Brussels

The meeting was held in camera.
The agenda will not be published.

Meeting of 25 January 2018, Brussels

The meeting was held in camera.
The agenda will not be published.

Meeting of 26 October 2017, Strasbourg

The meeting included an exchange of views on the current situation pertaining to freedoms of expression and assembly in Russia with

- Ms Bojana URUMOVA, Deputy to the Director, Office of the Commissioner for Human Rights - Council of Europe

- Mr Fernando ANDRESEN GUIMARAES, Head of Division for Russia, European External Action Service.

Workshop of 7 September 2017, Brussels

The Committee on International Trade (INTA) and the Delegation for relations with Russia held a joint workshop on the theme of Russia's and EU's sanctions, in Brussels on 7 September 2017.

The presentation of Dr Oliver FRITZ, Senior Research Associate, Österreichisches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung WIFO on the study entitled "Russia's and the EU's sanctions: economic and trade effects, compliance and the way forward" (hyperlink) was followed by an exchange of views with:

· Ms Hilde HARDEMAN, Head of the Service for Foreign Policy Instruments, European Commission

· Mr Petros SOURMELIS, Head of Unit for Trade aspects of European neighbourhood policy & Trade relations with countries of the CIS and Balkans, European Commission, DG TRADE

· Dr Frank SCHAUFF, Chief Executive Officer, Association of European Businesses in the Russian Federation (AEB)

Meeting of 13 July 2017, Brussels

The Delegation for relations with Russia held an ordinary meeting in Brussels on 13 July 2017.

The agenda included a presentation and exchange of views with Mr Apurva SANGHI, Lead Economist for the Russian Federation, World Bank, Moscow, on assessment of the responses of Russia's regions to the 2014-2016 economic crisis and outlook for the Russian economy.

Meeting of 11 April 2017, Brussels

The meeting included an exchange of views on the state of play and prospects of EU-Russia cooperation in science, research, education and culture, with:
  • Mr Konstantinos GLINOS, Head of Unit for International Cooperation Policy, European Commission, Directorate-General for Research and Innovation
  • Mr Graham WILKIE, Deputy Head of Unit for International Cooperation, European Commission, Directorate-General for Education, Youth, Sport and Culture.

Meeting of 31 January 2017, Brussels

The meeting was held in camera.
The agenda will not be published.

Meeting of 14 December 2016, Strasbourg

This was a joint meeting of the
  • Delegation to the EU-Russia Parliamentary Cooperation Committee (D-RU) and the
  • Delegation to the EU-Ukraine Parliamentary Association Committee (D-UA)

An exchange of views was held Exchange of views on the situation of human rights in Crimea and of the Crimean Tatar People, with:

  • 2016 Sakharov Prize Nominee Mr Mustafa DZHEMILEV, MP, Ukraine.

Meeting of 11 October 2016, Brussels

The meeting included a presentation and exchange of views on the assessment of the elections of 18 September 2016 to the State Duma for their compliance with OSCE commitments and other international obligations, with:
  • Ambassador Jan PETERSEN, Head of the Election Observation Mission to the Russian Federation, OSCE - Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR).

Meeting of 14 September 2016, Strasbourg

The focus of the meeting was on EU-Russia relations in the Arctic region and the prospects of the EU Arctic policy with reference to Russia.

Introductory remarks on an integrated EU policy for the Arctic were provided by:
  • Ms Sirpa PIETIKÄINEN, MEP, Co-Rapporteur of the Committee on Environment, Public Health and Food Safety
  • Mr Urmas PAET, MEP, Co-Rapporteur of the Committee on Foreign Affairs.
A statement was given by:
  • Mr Jørn DOHRMANN, MEP, Chair of the Delegation for relations with Switzerland and Norway, and to the EU-Iceland JPC and the European Economic Area JPC
Presentations on the EU Arctic policy in a regional context were provided by:
  • Mr Boris IAROCHEVITCH, Head of Division, European External Action Service, Division for Eastern Partnership, Regional Cooperation and OSCE
  • Mr Fernando GARCES DE LOS FAYOS TOURNAN, Administrator, European Parliament, Directorate for External Policies of the Union.
The presentation was followed by an exchange of views on the topic.