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09-12-2016 - 16:50
 
 
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Sakharov Prize: Nadia Murad and Lamiya Aji Bashar to receive this year's award

Plenary Session Institutions / Human rights09-12-2016 - 18:02
 

Iraqi Yazidi Islamic State survivors and activists Nadia Murad and Lamiya Aji Bashar receive Parliament’s 2016 Sakharov Prize during a ceremony in Strasbourg on Tuesday 13 December. After escaping sexual enslavement by Islamic State they both became spokespeople for women affected by the terrorist group's campaign of sexual violence and for the persecuted Yazidi minority. Find out more about their fight by watching our video and follow the ceremony live online. (Read more: Sakharov Prize: Nadia Murad and Lamiya Aji Bashar to receive this year's award )

 
 
Plenary agenda
 
12-12-2016 -
17:00 - 23:00
Debates
 
 
Resumption of session and order of business
 
Situation of fundamental rights in the European Union in 2015
Report:A8-0345/2016
Rapporteur: József Nagy
LIBE
 
North-East Atlantic: deep-sea stocks and fishing in international waters
***II
Rapporteur: Isabelle Thomas
PECH
 
Recognising the content of civil status documents
Report:O-000145/2016 European Commission JURI
 
CAP tools to reduce price volatility in agricultural markets
Report:A8-0339/2016
Rapporteur: Angélique Delahaye
AGRI
 
Short presentations of the following reports:
A coherent EU policy for cultural and creative industries
Report:A8-0357/2016
Rapporteur: Christian Ehler
Rapporteur: Luigi Morgano
ITRE CULT
Rights of women in the Eastern Partnership States
Report:A8-0365/2016
Rapporteur: Mariya Gabriel
FEMM
 
One-minute speeches (Rule 163)
 
 
 
13-12-2016 -
09:00 - 11:50
Debates
 
 
(possibly) Votes on requests for urgent procedure (Rule 154)
 
Energy Union package
 
 
13-12-2016 -
12:00 - 12:30
Award of the Sakharov Prize
 
 
 
13-12-2016 -
12:30 - 14:30
VOTES followed by explanations of votes
 
 
General revision of Parliament's Rules of Procedure
Report:A8-0344/2016
Rapporteur: Richard Corbett
AFCO
 
EU-Algeria Framework Agreement on the general principles for the participation of Algeria in Union programmes
***
Rapporteur: Pier Antonio Panzeri
AFET
 
Texts on which debate is closed
 
 
13-12-2016 -
15:00 - 23:00
Debates
 
 
Review of the Slovak Council Presidency
 
Debates on foreign affairs issues in the presence of the Vice-President of the Commission/High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy (to be defined)
 
Annual Report on human rights and democracy in the world and the European Union’s policy on the matter 2015
Report:A8-0355/2016
Rapporteur: Josef Weidenholzer
AFET
 
Implementation of the Common Foreign and Security Policy (Article 36 TEU)
Report:A8-0360/2016
Rapporteur: Elmar Brok
AFET
 
Joint debate - Textile protocol with Uzbekistan
EC-Uzbekistan Partnership and Cooperation Agreement and bilateral trade in textiles
Report:A8-0332/2016 ***
Rapporteur: Maria Arena
INTA
EC-Uzbekistan Partnership and Cooperation Agreement and bilateral trade in textiles (resolution)
Report:A8-0330/2016
Rapporteur: Maria Arena
INTA
 
 
 
14-12-2016 -
09:00 - 11:50
Debates
 
 
Preparation of the European Council meeting of 15 and 16 December 2016
 
 
14-12-2016 -
12:00 - 14:00
VOTES followed by explanations of votes
 
 
Insolvency proceedings and insolvency practitioners
Report:A8-0324/2016 ***I
Rapporteur: Tadeusz Zwiefka
JURI
 
Agreement on Operational and Strategic Cooperation between Georgia and Europol
Report:A8-0343/2016 *
Rapporteur: Claude Moraes
LIBE
 
Nomination of a Member of the Court of Auditors - Juhan Parts
*
Rapporteur: Bart Staes
CONT
 
EU-Norway Agreement on reciprocal access to fishing in the Skagerrak
Report:A8-0321/2016 ***
Rapporteur: Jørn Dohrmann
PECH
 
EU-Norway Agreement on reciprocal access to fishing in the Skagerrak (resolution)
Report:A8-0320/2016
Rapporteur: Jørn Dohrmann
PECH
 
Research programme of the Research Fund for Coal and Steel
Report:A8-0358/2016 *
Rapporteur: Jerzy Buzek
ITRE
 
Texts on which debate is closed
 
 
14-12-2016 -
15:00 - 21:00
Debates
 
 
Joint debate - Railway package
Normalisation of the accounts of railway undertakings
***II
Rapporteur: Merja Kyllönen
TRAN
Domestic passenger transport services by rail
***II
Rapporteur: Wim van de Camp
TRAN
Single European railway area
***II
Rapporteur: David-Maria Sassoli
TRAN
 
Market access to port services and financial transparency of ports
Report:A8-0023/2016 ***I
Rapporteur: Knut Fleckenstein
TRAN
 
Aviation Strategy for Europe
Rapporteur: Pavel Telička
TRAN
 
Joint debate - Accession of Ecuador to the EU-Colombia and Peru Trade Agreement
Bilateral safeguard clause and the stabilisation mechanism for bananas of the EU-Colombia and Peru Trade Agreement
Report:A8-0277/2016 ***I
Rapporteur: Marielle de Sarnez
INTA
EU-Colombia and Peru Trade Agreement (accession of Ecuador)
Report:A8-0362/2016 ***
Rapporteur: Helmut Scholz
INTA
 
 
 
15-12-2016 -
09:00 - 11:50
Debates
 
 
Activities of the Committee on Petitions 2015
Report:A8-0366/2016
Rapporteur: Ángela Vallina
PETI
 
Debates on cases of breaches of human rights, democracy and the rule of law - One hour maximum (Rule 135)
 
 
15-12-2016 -
12:00 - 14:00
VOTES followed by explanations of votes
 
 
Motions for resolutions concerning debates on cases of breaches of human rights, democracy and the rule of law (Rule 135)
 
International aviation agreements
Report:O-000128/2016 European Commission TRAN
 
Texts on which debate is closed
 
 
15-12-2016 -
15:00 - 16:00
Debates
 
 
Paediatric medicines
Report:O-000135/2016 European Commission ENVI
 
 
 
Proposed report during the session
 
 
REPORT containing a motion for a non-legislative resolution on the draft Council decision on the conclusion of a Protocol to the Partnership and Cooperation Agreement establishing a partnership between the European Communities and their Member States, of the one part, and the Republic of Uzbekistan, of the other part, amending the Agreement in order to extend the provisions of the Agreement to bilateral trade in textiles, taking account of the expiry of the bilateral textiles Agreement
Reference: A8-0330/2016

Date:
15-11-2016
Maria Arena
INTA
 
RECOMMENDATION on the draft Council decision on the conclusion of a Protocol to the Partnership and Cooperation Agreement establishing a partnership between the European Communities and their Member States, of the one part, and the Republic of Uzbekistan, of the other part, amending the Agreement in order to extend the provisions of the Agreement to bilateral trade in textiles, taking account of the expiry of the bilateral textiles Agreement
Reference: A8-0332/2016

Date:
15-11-2016
Maria Arena
INTA
 
 
REPORT on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Regulation (EU) No 19/2013 implementing the bilateral safeguard clause and the stabilisation mechanism for bananas of the Trade Agreement between the European Union and its Member States, of the one part, and Colombia and Peru, of the other part, and amending Regulation (EU) No 20/2013 implementing the bilateral safeguard clause and the stabilisation mechanism for bananas of the Agreement establishing an Association between the European Union and its Member States, on the one hand, and Central America on the other
Reference: A8-0277/2016

Date:
29-09-2016
Marielle de Sarnez
INTA