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De vergaderperiode van het Europees Parlement vindt plaats van 27 tot 30 april 2015

 
 

Vandaag is het twee jaar geleden dat de Rana Plaza fabriek in Bangladesh instortte. De tragedie, die meer dan 1.100 mensen het leven kostte, wees op de menselijke kost van goedkope kleding. Bangladesh is de tweede grootste exporteur van kleding in de wereld en 60% van de uitvoer gaat naar de EU. Op 29 april stemmen de leden over een resolutie over situatie in de kledingindustrie in Bangladesh. Wij spraken over de kwestie met Jean Lambert, voorzitter van de parlementaire delegatie Zuid-Azië. (Lees meer: Bangladesh: is de situatie twee jaar na de Rana Plaza-tragedie verbeterd? )

 

Europa moet komen met een gemeenschappelijk asiel- en migratiebeleid dat humaan en realistisch is, liet Martin Schulz de EU-leiders weten. De EP-voorzitter sprak aan het begin van een buitengewone Europese top gewijd aan migratie nadat honderden mensen in één week stierven bij hun poging om de Middellandse Zee over te steken. Schulz zei: "Onze eerste prioriteit moet zijn om levens te redden op zee." (Lees meer: Schulz: "Gebrek aan Europees migratiebeleid maakt van Middellandse Zee kerkhof" )

 

Negotiators of the European Parliament and the Council opened negotiations on the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) on Wednesday. (Read more: Parliament, Council start negotiations on investment fund )

 

Carbon monoxide can kill, so gas ovens should be professionally installed and maintained. But oven gloves need not be subject to EU safety rules unless they are labelled “protective”, said Internal Market Committee MEPs voting on draft EU rules on Thursday. (Read more: Gas ovens need EU safety rules, but oven gloves do not, say MEPs )

 
Persmededelingen (deel 2)
 

Annual and multi-annual programming and the revision of the 2003 Inter-institutional agreement on "Better Law making", which aims to simplify and improve the regulatory environment, will be discussed by the Conference of Presidents (EP President and political group leaders) and Commission Vice-President Frans Timmermans on Thursday at around 11.00. (Read more: Better law-making with Frans Timmermans )

 

De vraag naar organen is hoger dan het aanbod wat een illegaal netwerk van orgaanhandel in de hand werkt. Op dinsdag 21 april organiseerden de parlementaire commissies Milieu en volksgezondheid en Mensenrechten een workshop over orgaanhandel in China. Hoewel de aandacht zich de laatste tijd op China richt, is de rest van de wereld is niet zonder schuld, zegt EP-lid Miroslav Mikolášik. (Lees meer: €150.000 voor een nier: illegale orgaanhandel )

 

Robotica is een wetenschap die steeds minder fictief wordt. In een wereld van drones, robotstofzuigers, intelligente auto's en industriële robots, heeft de parlementaire commissie Juridische zaken besloten tot de oprichting van een werkgroep voor roboticawetgeving. Wij spraken met de Luxemburgse sociaaldemocrate en rapporteur, Mady Delvaux. (Lees meer: Mady Delvaux over robotica: “Ik ben ervan overtuigd dat dit een revolutie wordt” )

 

Development MEPs urged EU member countries to respect their Official Development Assistance (ODA) target of 0.7% of national income and to set timetables for reaching it by 2020. It also highlighted the need to mobilise domestic resources efficiently in developing countries and stressed the importance of private-sector contributions in a resolution on financing development adopted on Monday. (Read more: Development MEPs urge EU countries to stick to foreign aid commitments )

 

A negotiating brief on the “Juncker” plan for a European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) to guarantee growth and job-creating investment was backed by the Budgets and Economic and Monetary Affairs committees on Monday evening. But MEPs contested plans to feed the fund from the EU research and transport investment budgets, and called for more parliamentary control over its leadership and goals. (Read more: Strategic Investment Fund: committees back Juncker Plan, but not programme cuts )

 

De parlementaire commissies Begroting en Economische zaken stemmen op 20 april over de oprichting van het Europees Fonds voor Strategische Investeringen (EFSI), een belangrijk element in het plan van 315 miljard euro om de economie aan te jagen. Dit ambitieuze initiatief, gelanceerd door de Europese Commissie, zou geen extra financiële last voor de belastingbetaler met zich meebrengen. Ontdek hoe dit moet werken en volg de stemming om 16.45 uur. (Lees meer: EP-leden stemmen over investeringsplan )

 
 
wekelijkse agenda
 
Programma per dag zondag 26 apr 2015
The President's diary - Werkzaamheden van de voorzitter (26-04-2015): 15:00
 
 
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The week ahead (27 Apr-3 May) incl:#migration,#antiterrorism,#plasticbags & more. Full Agenda: http://t.co/wZUVV51Mpu http://t.co/xPxxoyQYtq
Pre-session briefing at 11:00 in PHS0A050.Web streaming at: http://t.co/vK4deeimgq & http://t.co/KnTmXdTYHv #EPlenary http://t.co/nv1ubLfQpA
Pre-session briefing tmrw at 11:00(PHS0A050).Web streaming:http://t.co/vK4deeimgq & http://t.co/KnTmXdTYHv #EPlenary http://t.co/KNhzyQIgxo
#Ukraine delegation MEPs to exchange with #Kyiv patriarch #Philaret: room PHS P4 B 001, from 11.30 today @ElmarBrok_MEP @AndrejPlenkovic
choice between EU & #Russia: a tough one for ex-#Soviet countries.a ground-breaking study by #EP suggests a 3rd way http://t.co/HUvim4Zwmc
RT @EP_ThinkTank: Immense challenges of #Turkey #Armenia reconciliation affect identity as well as history http://t.co/DaQFGixpnc @EP_Forei…
.@EP_HumanRights debated #Roma situation in #WesternBalkans Press release:http://t.co/lew6EtAYgi Recording of debate: http://t.co/yEjUmdZYsH
.@ElenaValenciano The integration of #Roma people is a priority. It'll benefit the whole of our societies.Follow live http://t.co/oUbiNc1m52
.@ElenaValenciano "We need to break once & for all the barriers created by discrimination and exclusion of #Roma people"
EU has 16 #CSDP missions deployed; 5 of them military. Now overview w/ #EEAS crisis managem director Iklody http://t.co/vgK546n7T7
now @EP_Defence debate on EU #Somalia training mission w/ commander Gen. Maggi & debate on other #CSDP missions - http://t.co/vgK546n7T7
EU #Somalia training mission: @EP_Defence debates today with #EUTM commander Gen. Antonio Maggi from 3pm - live link http://t.co/vgK546n7T7
Report on #ffd3 adopted by @EP_Development with 19/1/3. Full press release here http://t.co/xZ1ud3H00h
Debate w/ Commissioner @StylianidesEU starts now. Watch live here: http://t.co/vdPFkCHPtO
Debate on global health: smart investment for #SustainableDevelopment starts now. Follow live: http://t.co/vdPFkCHPtO
choice btwn EU #DCFTA & #Russia is tough for ex-#Soviet states. a ground-breaking study by #EP suggests a 3rd way http://t.co/1sCAkEsDb8
Press release: @EP_Trade beefs up rules to stem flow of #conflictmineral money to armed groups http://t.co/zfZPbdFLqo
Press release: @EP_Trade beefs up rules to stem flow of #conflictmineral money to armed groups http://t.co/zfZPbdFLqo http://t.co/KuPIEr4x5k
No cuts to prgs, but "irrevocable and unconditional" guarantee to #EFSI. @JMFernandesEU @UdoBullmann report adopted http://t.co/DAvGcJHZCE
.@EP_Budgets and @EP_Economics MEPs adopted basis for nego's on #EFSI #JunckerPlan. Press conf to follow http://t.co/1DipKCCX40
Press conference after EFSI #JunckerPlan vote @EP_Budgets @EP_Economics at 18:00. Live: http://t.co/1DipKCCX40
Hearing on #Romania #’Bulgaria justice reform, anti-corruption starts now, live: http://t.co/zYwjTsQHap @MonicaMacovei1
#Romania #Bulgaria justice reforms and fight against corruption to be discussed @EP_BudgControl Tue pm. Agenda: http://t.co/ztcWzG2CNq
.@EUauditorsECA reps on youth guarantee, natural disaster help, rural dvmt spending @EP_BudgControl next week. Agenda http://t.co/tcBNyrOkTA
.@EP_Economics @EP_Budgets Strategic Investment Fund: committees back Juncker Plan, but not programme cuts http://t.co/YkiwJkrskS
.@EP_Economics @EU_Commission's econ. decisions should be more neutral, MEPs tell @VDombrovskis and @pierremoscovici: http://t.co/dBqqtZx77q
In @EP_Economics at 15.00 hearing w/ Wolf #Klinz #EFRAG Board President candidate, live: http://t.co/drlqPxdsXa
.@EPSocialAffairs next meeting tomorrow, Thursday 16 April. Follow EP Live 9.20 http://t.co/6ZWFe2qD6d 15.00 http://t.co/QFEwPUWULI
.@EPSocialAffairs meeting tomorrow, Thursday 16 April from 9.20-12.30 & 15.00-18.30 PHS 3C50. Agenda http://t.co/82NBcPVscg
.@EPSocialAffairs next meeting tomorrow, Wednesday 1 April. Follow EP Live 9.00 http://t.co/lz8MDMmSzH 15.00 http://t.co/aNRLAkhRVa
Cttee #MEPs debate on #cloning of animals for farming purposes with @EP_Agriculture: Webstream http://t.co/jghXl6yghw
Report by @PiernicolaM5S on #patientsafety adopted unanimously. Plenary vote in May
Now, time for exchanging views w/@JHillEU @EP_Industry live: http://t.co/Abdmx3dY0Z
Exchange of views on structured dialogue EP-EC w/@EBienkowskaEU @EP_Industry live: http://t.co/XbTle35ahV
Next week final vote in #EPlenary on live-saving #eCall.Watch video for recap http://t.co/Oq4l8YcbR1 @OlgaSehnalova http://t.co/ekidf61ynk
.@IvanStefanec asks @Ansip_EU on #VATMOSS – any changes comming?
15h @EP_Transport: hearing on tourism: challenges and responses, webstreaming http://t.co/cQyV9rkwM9 programme http://t.co/lwojBuy0GJ
CEF funds to be used for #EFSI only as a last resort, say @EP_Transport MEPs, summary of the opinion adopted today: http://t.co/3gdGNLn0ia
Starting now @EP_Transport: debate on the White Paper on Transport, webstreaming: http://t.co/k5kkiLjyYt
Rapporteurs, shadow rapporteurs and coordinators: all a jumble? We explain it all here! Click: http://t.co/PLBvD10IR2 http://t.co/Ahwne6Z1N6
.@JerzyBuzek: "Clusters are the backbone of the #EURegionalPolicy." https://t.co/JwyDY6hTdo
Missed @EP_Agriculture mtg this week? Watch it all again here: http://t.co/EGHsUR1XqY Next #ComAgri mtg 4-5 May
.@EP_Agriculture & @EP_Environment MEPs to debate now #cloning of animals for farming purposes. Live: http://t.co/tiaR2xXCyw
.@EP_Agriculture debate on #bees continues w/ Thierry Dufresne, French Apidology Office & Noa Simon Delso, Bee-Life: http://t.co/tiaR2yfdq4
#BalticMAP: @EP_Fisheries position here: http://t.co/SY9avfXceR voted on #31MAR http://t.co/Wyrj4rSkiX #EPlenary vote on Tue #28APR
#BalticMAP: What exactly has @EUCouncil decided? See this: http://t.co/HGVrXThRdQ which refers to this: http://t.co/gsFpc7lLbR #Fisheries
Correction: CULT opinion on #copyright was rejected 12/14/0
CULT opinion on #TTIP adopted with 24 votes to 2 and 4 abstentions
CULT opinion on #copyright was rejected 24/0/1
RT @EU_Commission: Frequently Asked Questions on the Package to modernise the European #trademark System http://t.co/N0WCdZ1qo3 @EBienkows…
Modernising #TradeMark legislation: MEPs strike deal with the Latvian presidency. Read more: http://t.co/JH9G4c8MrN @CeciliaWikstrom
RT @EP_ThinkTank: Mare Nostrum ops budget was €9m/mnth, #Triton budget only €2.9m http://t.co/Z4NVhC1ca4 @MarleneMizzi @EUHomeAffairs @EP_J…
RT @ClaudeMoraesMEP: What I'm saying Chair @EP_Justice: #EUCO #migrantcrisis - short term action but missed chance for compassionate plan h…
#EUCO: @EP_Justice Chair @ClaudeMoraesMEP regrets lack of commitment by EU leaders on number of #refugees to resettle http://t.co/YrJ3YvMHKb
Missed the @EPInstitutional meeting today? see the recording here http://t.co/sFg1Qd0zeo
#AFCO discuss the draft opinion on the situation of fundamental rights in UE @EPInstitutional http://t.co/yt5V5JcVu6
#AFCO members discuss the draft report on #ECI by @schopflinMEP @EPInstitutional http://t.co/Oe9gRwqIPF
Free access to school is effective way of addressing gender inequalities in education. More in study:...
.@EP_GenderEqual meeting continues today. Live: http://t.co/0YFgbU4bh8
#femalepoverty, #equality between #women and men post 2015 and more…@EP_GenderEqual. Live: http://t.co/9DmiAnBUG4
Missed @EP_Petitions meeting yesterday? Video recording available here: http://t.co/oJvynlLYN6
.@EP_Petitions continues with petitions on financial services/consumer rights and mortgage practices in Spain. Live: http://t.co/oJvynlLYN6
.@EP_Petitions meeting starting now, vote on #TTIP opinion follow live: http://t.co/ui2TnJvEYU
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