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The Week Ahead 07 – 13 March 2016

   
 

Monday 07-03-2016

Plenary session
 
Monday 07-03-2016 Plenary agenda
in Strasbourg
17:00 - 23:00 (Debates)
  • Resumption of session and order of business
     
  • Aid scheme for the supply of fruit and vegetables, bananas and milk in the educational establishments
    Report
    Author : Marc Tarabella
    (Reference:A8-0006/2016)
    Committee: AGRI
     
  • Animal health
    Report
    Author : Jasenko Selimovic
    (Reference:A8-0041/2016)
    Committee: AGRI
     
  • Market access to port services and financial transparency of ports
    Report
    Author : Knut Fleckenstein
    (Reference:A8-0023/2016)
    Committee: TRAN
     
  • Annual report 2014 on the Protection of the EU's financial interests - Fight against fraud
    Report
    Author : Benedek Jávor
    (Reference:A8-0026/2016)
    Committee: CONT
     
  • Towards a thriving data-driven economy
    Report
    (Reference:O-000040/2016 - O-000021/2016)
     
  • Short presentation of the following report:
    Gender mainstreaming in the work of the European Parliament
    Report
    Author : Angelika Mlinar
    (Reference:A8-0034/2016)
    Committee: FEMM
     
  • One-minute speeches (Rule 163)
     
The President's diary
 
The President's diary

Brussels/ Strasbourg

 

9:25             Official welcome of Ahmet Davutoğlu, Prime Minister of Turkey - Paul-Henri Spaak Building, protocol entrance


9:30             Meeting with Ahmet Davutoğlu, Prime Minister of Turkey, followed by press point- Paul-Henri Spaak Building, 9th floor, President´s office


10:00            Press point with Ahmet Davutoğlu, Prime Minister of Turkey - Paul-Henri Spaak Building, protocol entrance official backdrop


11:00            Meeting with Donald Tusk, President of the European Council, Jean- Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission and Ahmet Davutoğlu, Prime Minister of Turkey - European Council


17:00            Opening of the Plenary


18:30            Bureau Meeting

 
Press conferences
 
Monday 07-03-2016 - 16:30 - 17:00 Last minute session briefing
Strasbourg, Louise Weiss, N-1.2
 
Parliamentary committees
 
Monday 07-03-2016 - 21:00 - 22:30 Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development
Strasbourg, Louise Weiss, N1.3
  • Discussion with  Phil HOGAN, Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development, on the state of play of the situation on the agricultural markets
 

Tuesday 08-03-2016

Quick links to the differents types of event:
Plenary session
 
Tuesday 08-03-2016 Plenary agenda
in Strasbourg
09:00 - 12:30 (International Women's Day)
09:00 - 11:20 (Debates)
11:30 - 12:30 (Address by Filippo Grandi, UN High Commissioner for refugees)
  • (Address by Filippo Grandi, UN High Commissioner for refugees, followed by one round of political group speakers)
     
12:30 - 14:30 (VOTES followed by explanations of votes)
  • Animal health
    Report
    Author : Jasenko Selimovic
    (Reference:A8-0041/2016)
    Committee: AGRI
     
  • Aid scheme for the supply of fruit and vegetables, bananas and milk in the educational establishments
    Report
    Author : Marc Tarabella
    (Reference:A8-0006/2016)
    Committee: AGRI
     
  • Market access to port services and financial transparency of ports
    Report
    Author : Knut Fleckenstein
    (Reference:A8-0023/2016)
    Committee: TRAN
     
  • Harmonised indices of consumer prices
    Report
    Author : Roberto Gualtieri
    (Reference:A8-0313/2015)
    Committee: ECON
     
  • Annual report 2014 on the Protection of the EU's financial interests - Fight against fraud
    Report
    Author : Benedek Jávor
    (Reference:A8-0026/2016)
    Committee: CONT
     
  • Gender mainstreaming in the work of the European Parliament
    Report
    Author : Angelika Mlinar
    (Reference:A8-0034/2016)
    Committee: FEMM
     
  • The situation of women refugees and asylum seekers in the EU
    Report
    Author : Mary Honeyball
    (Reference:A8-0024/2016)
    Committee: FEMM
     
15:00 - 23:00 (Debates)
The President's diary
 
The President's diary

Strasbourg

 

11:30            Chairing of the Plenary


16:15            Conference of Delegation Chairs - Winston Churchill Building

 
Press conferences
 
Tuesday 08-03-2016 - 10:10 - 10:30 S&D Briefing
Strasbourg, Louise Weiss, N-1/201

Gianni PITTELLA (IT), Chair

 
Tuesday 08-03-2016 - 10:30 - 10:50 GREENS/EFA Briefing
Strasbourg, Louise Weiss, N-1/201

Rebecca HARMS (DE), and Philippe LAMBERTS (BE), Co-Chairs

 
Tuesday 08-03-2016 - 10:50 - 11:10 ALDE Briefing
Strasbourg, Louise Weiss, N-1/201

Guy VERHOFSTADT (BE), Chair

 
Tuesday 08-03-2016 - 11:10 - 11:30 EPP Briefing
Strasbourg, Louise Weiss, N-1/201

Manfred WEBER (DE), Chair

 
Tuesday 08-03-2016 - 14:30 - 15:00 GUE/NGL Briefing
Strasbourg, Louise Weiss, N-1/201

Gabriele ZIMMER (DE), Chair, Malin BJÖRK (GUE/NGL, SE), and Thomas HÄNDEL (GUE/NGL, DE)

 
Tuesday 08-03-2016 - 15:00 - 15:30 "New School milk, fruit, vegetables scheme", and "Animal Health Law"
Strasbourg, Louise Weiss, N-1/201

Marc TARABELLA (S&D, BE), rapporteur and Jasenko SELIMOVIC (ALDE, SE), rapporteur

 
Tuesday 08-03-2016 - 15:30 - 16:00 Procedural safeguards for children suspected and accused in criminal proceedings
Strasbourg, Louise Weiss, N-1/201

Caterina CHINNICI (S&D, IT), and Věra JOUROVÁ, European Commissioner for Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality

 
Tuesday 08-03-2016 - 16:00 - 16:30 International Women's Day: Women refugees and asylum seekers in the EU
Strasbourg, Louise Weiss, N-1/201

Iratxe GARCÍA PÉREZ (S&D, ES), Chair of the Women's Rights Committee, Mary HONEYBALL (S&D, UK), Angelika MLINAR (ALDE, AT), and Věra JOUROVÁ, European Commissioner for Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality

 
Tuesday 08-03-2016 - 16:30 - 17:00 Presentation of the Commission's Social Package
Strasbourg, Louise Weiss, N-1.2

Marianne THYSSEN, European Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs, Skills and Labour Mobility

 
Tuesday 08-03-2016 - 17:00 - 17:30 The 2016 European Semester Winter Package
Strasbourg, Louise Weiss, N-1.2

Valdis DOMBROVSKIS, European Commission Vice-President

 
Tuesday 08-03-2016 - 17:30 - 18:00 "GUE/NGL MEPs report on the situation in South East Turkey"
Strasbourg, Louise Weiss, N-1.2

Marie-Christine VERGIAT (GUE/NGL, FR), Takis HADJIGEORGIOU (GUE/NGL, CY), Miguel URBÁN CRESPO (GUE/NGL, ES)

 

Wednesday 09-03-2016

Quick links to the differents types of event:
Plenary session
 
Wednesday 09-03-2016 Plenary agenda
in Strasbourg
09:00 - 12:50 (KEY DEBATE)
  • Preparation of the European Council meeting of 17 and 18 March 2016 and outcome of the EU-Turkey summit
     
13:00 - 14:30 (VOTES followed by explanations of votes)
  • Reduction in the sulphur content of certain liquid fuels
    Report
    Author : Laura Ferrara
    (Reference:A8-0037/2016)
    Committee: JURI
     
  • Trade diversion into the European Union of certain key medicines
    Report
    Author : Laura Ferrara
    (Reference:A8-0038/2016)
    Committee: JURI
     
  • EU-Andorra agreement on the automatic exchange of financial account information
    Report
    Author : Miguel Viegas
    (Reference:A8-0047/2016)
    Committee: ECON
     
  • Appointment of a new Executive Director of the European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (EIOPA)
    Report
    Author : Roberto Gualtieri
    (Reference:A8-0045/2016)
    Committee: ECON
     
  • Procedural safeguards for children suspected or accused in criminal proceedings
    Report
    Author : Caterina Chinnici
    (Reference:A8-0020/2015)
    Committee: LIBE
     
  • Guidelines for the 2017 Budget - Section III
    Report
    Author : Jens Geier
    (Reference:A8-0036/2016)
    Committee: BUDG
     
  • Interinstitutional agreement on Better law-making
    Report
    Author : Danuta Maria Hübner
    (Reference:A8-0039/2016)
    Committee: AFCO
     
  • Tobacco agreement (PMI agreement)
    Report
    (Reference:O-000019/2016 - O-000018/2016 - O-000017/2016 - O-000016/2016 - O-000015/2016 - O-000014/2016 - O-000010/2016)
     
15:00 - 23:00 (Debates)
The President's diary
 
The President's diary

Strasbourg

 

9:00             Chairing of the Plenary: Preparation of the European Council meeting of 17 and 18 March 2016

 

12:55            Official welcome of Stefan Löfven, Prime Minister of Sweden - Louise Weiss building, Protocol entrance


13:00            Meeting with Stefan Löfven, Prime Minister of Sweden - Louise Weiss building, 6th floor, Salon d´honneur


14:40            LEX signing - Louise Weiss building, Floor 0, Protocol Room H060


15:00            Chairing of the plenary: debate with Stefan Löfven, Prime Minister of Sweden


16:30            Press point with Stefan Löfven, Prime Minister of Sweden - Louise Weiss building, official backdrop area


17:30            EP-Delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly Union for Mediterranean

 
Press conferences
 
Wednesday 09-03-2016 - 14:30 - 15:00 "The EU and Human Rights Situation in Eritrea"
Strasbourg, Louise Weiss, N-1.2

Marie-Christine VERGIAT (GUE/NGL, FR), Mirjam van REISEN, Mussie ZERAI

 

Thursday 10-03-2016

Quick links to the differents types of event:
Plenary session
 
Thursday 10-03-2016 Plenary agenda
in Strasbourg
08:30 - 11:50 (Debates)
12:00 - 14:00 (VOTES followed by explanations of votes)
15:00 - 16:00 (Debates)
The President's diary
 
The President's diary

Strasbourg/ Wittlich


10:00            Conference of Presidents


18:30            Keynote speech at the ceremony of the Georg-Meistermann-Prize, in honour of Herta Müller - Eventum, Brautweg 5, Wittlich

 
Press conferences
 
Thursday 10-03-2016 - 13:00 - 13:30 Banking Union - Annual report 2015
Strasbourg, Louise Weiss, N-1.2

Roberto GUALTIERI (S&D, IT), Chair of the Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee, and rapporteur