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 Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs





Thursday 21 November 2019, 9.00 – 12.30 and 14.00 – 17.30


Room: József Antall (2Q2)

1. Adoption of agenda

2. Chair’s announcements

 (including endorsement of Coordinators' recommendations pursuant to Rule 214, see Coordinators' feedback note of the meeting of 6 November 2019)


21 November 2019, 9.00 – 11.30

Joint debate with the Subcommittee on Human Rights (DROI) and the Delegation for relations with Maghreb countries (DMAG)

3. The situation of migrants in Libya against the backdrop of the general situation in the country


  • Presentation by the European External Action Service (EEAS)
  • Presentation by representatives of DG HOME/DG NEAR, European Commission


4. The situation of migrants in detention centres in Libya and of migrants returned by the Libyan coastguard – possible solutions?


  • Presentation by Anabelle Roig Granjon, Senior External Relations Officer, Global Issues Unit, Regional Representation for EU Affairs, UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR)
  • Presentation by Ola Henrikson, Regional Director for the EEA, EU and NATO, International Office for Migration (IOM)
  • Presentation Presentation by Ellen Van Der Velden, Senior Operational Advisor on Libya, former Head of Mission in Libya, Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF)
  • Presentation by Imogen Sudbery, Director of Policy and Advocacy Europe/Head of IRC Brussels, International Rescue Committee (IRC)

21 November 2019, 11.30 – 12.30

5. EUNAVOR MED Operation Sophia mandate extension until 31 March 2020


  • Exchange of views with the European External Action Service

21 November 2019, 14.00 – 14.45

Joint debate

6. Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) …/... amending Annex II to Regulation (EU) No 515/2014 of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing as part of the Internal Security Fund, the instrument for financial support for external borders and visa"


7. Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) …/... amending Annex II to Regulation (EU) No 516/2014 of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing the Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund


  • Presentation by Olivier Onidi, Deputy Director-General, DG HOME, European Commission

21 November 2019, 14.45 – 15.45

8. Report on the 5th European Migration Forum – "From global to local governance of migration: the role of local authorities and civil society in managing migration and ensuring safe and regular pathways to the EU"


  • Presentation by Members of the Bureau of the European Migration Forum: Cristian Pirvulescu, EESC, Adem Kumcu, UNITEE, Rossella Nicoletti, EUROCITIES

21 November 2019, 15.45 – 16.30

9. Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament and the Council Data protection rules as a trust-enabler in the EU and beyond – taking stock


 • Presentation by the Commission

21 November 2019, 16.30 – 17.30


10. Follow up in the Council to the Parliament’s reasoned proposal pursuant to Article 7(1) TEU as regards the situation of the rule of law in Hungary


  • Presentation by the Finnish Presidency on the first hearing in the General Affairs Council of 16 September 2019

11. Any other business

12. Next meetings

  • 25 November 2019, 19.30 – 22.30 (Strasbourg)
  • 26 November 2019, 10.00 – 10.30 (Strasbourg)
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