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Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs

Archived on 1 July 2014 - these pages are not updated

Meeting documents

 Hearings
 
19-03-2014Joint Committee Meeting on 'Future priorities in the field of Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs"
 
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Programme
Poster
Background documents
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18-12-2013LIBE Committee Inquiry on Electronic Mass Surveillance of EU Citizens - 15th Hearing
 
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Programme
Video recording
Video
09-12-2013LIBE Committee Inquiry on Electronic Mass Surveillance of EU Citizens - 14th Hearing (Strasbourg)
 
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Programme
Background documents
Background documents
Video recording
Video
05-12-2013LIBE Committee Inquiry on Electronic Mass Surveillance of EU Citizens - 13th hearing
 
Programme
Programme
Background and working documents
Background documents
Written contributions
Jonathan GOLDSMITH - Presentation (CCBE)
D. A. O. EDWARD - Report (CCBE)
D. A. O. EDWARD - Report update (CCBE)
Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe (CCBE) - Statement (EN)
Conseil des bareaux européens (CCBE) - Déclaration (FR)
Video recording
Video
02-12-2013LIBE Committee Inquiry on Electronic Mass Surveillance of EU Citizens - 12th Hearing
 
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Programme
Video recording
Video
28-11-2013LIBE/JURI/PolDepC: Workshop on Judicial Training
 
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Programme
Booklets
Briefing notes - Session I
Briefing notes - Session II
27-11-2013Hearing on the European law Enforcement Training Scheme: Building capacity and culture in European law enforcement
 
Programme
Programme
18-11-2013LIBE Committee Inquiry on Electronic Mass Surveillance of EU Citizens - 11th Hearing
 
Programme and poster
Programme
Poster
Written contributions
Professor Steven PEERS - Speaking notes
Adam BODNAR - Speaking notes (Helsinki Foundation)
Adam BODNAR and Katarzyna SZYMIELEWICZ - Article The Guardian
Video recording
Video
14-11-2013LIBE Committee Inquiry on Electronic Mass Surveillance of EU Citizens - 10th Hearing
 
Registration before 11 November 2013
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Programme and poster
Programme
Poster
Background documents
Background documents
Written contributions
Luca ZAMPAGLIONE - Presentation (eu-LISA)
Guy RAPAILLE - Stetement (Comité R) - NL-FR
Video recording
Video
11-11-2013LIBE Committee Inquiry on Electronic Mass Surveillance of EU Citizens - 9th Hearing
 
Registration before 7 November 2013
Registration
Programme and poster
Programme
Poster
Background documents
Background documents
USA Freedom Act
Written contributions
Richard ALLAN - Statement (Facebook)
Video recording and press clippings of the hearing
Video
Press clippings
Invitees who declined the invitation to address the LIBE Inquiry
Invitation to Larry STONE (BT Group)
Reply from Larry STONE (BT Group)
07-11-2013LIBE Committee Inquiry on Electronic Mass Surveillance of EU Citizens - 8th Hearing
 
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Programme
Poster
Background documents
Background documents
Written contributions
Dr. Sergio CARRERA and Dr. Francesco RAGAZZI - Presentation
David BICKFORD CB - Presentation
Professor Iain CAMERON - Speaking notes (Venice Commission)
Statement by Professor Ian LEIGH and Mr Aidan WILLS
Video recording and press clippings of the Hearing
Video
Press clippings
Invitees who declined the invitation to address the LIBE Inquiry
Invitation to Tekedra MAWAKANA (Yahoo!)
Reply from Tekedra MAWAKANA (Yahoo!)
05-11-2013Hearing on "The situation of fundamental rights in the European Union: how to strengthen fundamental rights, democracy and the rule of law in the EU"
 
Registration before 24 October 2013
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Background documents
Working document I on the situation of fundamental rights in the EU in 2012
Working document II on the situation of fundamental rights in the EU in 2012
Draft report on the situation of fundamental rights in the EU (2012)
EP Report on Fundamental rights in the European Union (2009)
EP Report on Fundamental rights in the European Union (2010-2011)
Report from the Commission 2012 on the Application of the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights
Fundamental Rights Agency Report 2012
Written contributions
Dr. Nicolas J. BEGER - Speaking notes (Amnesty International)
Video recording of the hearing
Video
14-10-2013LIBE Committee Inquiry on Electronic Mass Surveillance of EU Citizens - 7th Hearing
 
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Programme and poster
Programme
Background documents
Background documents
Written contributions
Professor Martin SCHEININ - Statement (ppt)
Professor Martin SCHEININ - Speaking notes
Professor Douwe KORFF - Presentation
Constanze KURZ - Speaking notes
Nick PICKLES - Speaking notes
Dominique GUIBERT - Presentation
Video recording of the Hearing
Video
07-10-2013LIBE Committee Inquiry on Electronic Mass Surveillance of EU Citizens - Sixth Hearing
 
Registration before 3 October - ! will be held in Strasbourg
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Programme and Poster
Programme
Poster
Background documents
Background documents
Written contributions
Chris CONNOLLY - Presentation on EU/US Safe Harbour
Peter HUSTINX - Presentation
Dr. Imke SOMMER - Press release
Video recording of the Hearing
Video
03-10-2013LIBE Committee Inquiry on Electronic Mass Surveillance of EU Citizens - Fifth hearing
 
Registration before 1 October 2013
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Programme
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Video recording and press release of the Hearing
Video
Press release
Invitees who declined the invitation to address the LIBE Inquiry
Invitation to Sir Iain LOBBAN
Reply on behalf of Sir LOBBAN
30-09-2013LIBE Committee Inquiry on Electronic Mass Surveillance of EU Citizens - Fourth Hearing
 
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Programme and Poster
Draft Programme
Poster
Background documents
Background documents
Written contributions
Thomas DRAKE - Written Statement
Catherine CRUMP - Written Testimony
Jesselyn RADACK and Edward SNOWDEN Statements
Video recording and press release of the Hearing
Video
Press release
24-09-2013LIBE Committee Inquiry on Electronic Mass Surveillance of EU Citizens - Third Hearing
 
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Programme and Poster
Draft Programme
Poster
Background documents
Background documents
Written Contributions
Jens-Henrik JEPPESEN (CDT)
Video recording of the hearing, multimedia products and press release
Video
Multimedia products
Press release
Invitees who declined the invitation to address the LIBE Inquiry
Invitation to Robert A. WOOD
Reply from Robert A. WOOD
Invitation to Ronald PLASTERK
Invitation to Ivo OPSTELTEN
Reply on behalf of the both Ministers
Invitation to Robert LITT
Reply from Robert LITT
Invitation to David MADINE
Reply from David MADINE
Invitation to General Keith ALEXANDER
Reply from General Keith ALEXANDER
18-09-2013LIBE - FEMM Joint Hearing on "The EU Framework for National Roma Integration Strategies"
 
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Draft Programme
Poster
12-09-2013LIBE Committee Inquiry on Electronic Mass Surveillance of EU Citizens - 2nd Hearing
 
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Programme
Poster
Background documents
Background documents
Video recording of the hearing
Video
05-09-2013LIBE Committee Inquiry - First Hearing
 
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Draft Programme
Poster Inquiry
Background documents
Background documents
Written contributions
Duncan CAMPBELL - Interception Capabilities 2014
Dr Gerhard SCHMID - Speaking notes
Video recording and press release of the hearing
Video
Press release
20-06-2013Interparliamentary Committee Meeting on the Stockholm Programme: State of play regarding police and judicial cooperation in civil and criminal matters
 
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Programme and Poster
Draft Programme of the Interparliamentary Meeting
Poster
Presentations
Session I - Presentation Peter HUSTINX
Session III - Presentation Aude FIORINI
Session IV - Presentation Luis PEREIRA
Pictures
ICM Stockholm Programme I
ICM Stockholm Programme II
ICM Stockholm Programme III
ICM Stockholm Programme IV
20-03-2013Hearing on Schengen / Border Management: State of play and further developments 20.-21.03.2013
 
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Registration for badges by 15 March
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Programme Hearing
Poster of the Hearing
Speakers' notes
Session I: Alan SHATTER, Minister for Justice, Equality and Defence, Irish Presidency
Session I: Carlos COELHO, Rapporteur
Session II: Ioan-Dragos TUDORACHE, Head of Unit for Transeuropean Networks for Freedom and Security and relations with eu-LISA - SIS II
Session II: Ioan-Dragos TUDORACHE, Head of Unit for Transeuropean Networks for Freedom and Security and relations with eu-LISA - VIS
Video of the meeting
Video of the meeting
Pictures
LIBE Committee
C.Coelho and C. Malmström
J.F. López Aguilar and A. Shatter
I. Enciu
R. Sommer
19-03-2013Joint LIBE - CRIM Hearing: Adapting European structures and institutions in view of fighting organised crime, corruption and money laundering - 19.03.13
 
Programme
Programme
Speakers' notes
Cluster II: Jörg MONAR, Director of Studies, European Political and Administrative Studies Department, College of Europe
19-02-2013 Hearing on EU citizenship "Making the most of EU citizenship"
 
Programme and background documents
06-11-2012Hearing on Media freedom in the European Union
 
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Video and photos of the meeting
Links to the video and the photographs of the meeting
Background documents
Links to background documents and internet pages
09-10-2012Interparliamentary Committee Meeting on the reform of the EU Data Protection framework – Building trust in a digital and global world 9.-10.10.2012
 
Programme and Poster
Draft agenda and the questionnaire to the national Parliaments, updated 8 October
Poster
Video of the meeting
Links to videos of the meeting
Background documents
Links to background documents and internet pages 2012-10-09_10, updated 1 October
Working Document 2 on the General Data Protection Regulation
Working Document 3 on the General Data Protection Regulation
Working Document on the proposal for a Directive on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data (2011/0010COD)
Fundamental Rights Agency (FRA) Opinion on Data protection reform package 2/2012 (EN)
Speakers' CVs
SESSION II: Gerrit HORNUNG, University of Passau
SESSION II: Jean GONIE, Director of Privacy, Microsoft Europe
SESSION II: Nuria RODRIGUEZ, Senior Legal Officer, European Consumers' Organisation (BEUC)
SESSION III: Diana ALONSO BLAS, Data protection Officer/Head of the Data Protection Service, Eurojust
SESSION IV: Erika MANN, Managing Director, Facebook
SESSION IV: Alexander DIX, Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information for Berlin, Germany
SESSION IV: Frederik BORGESIUS, Institute for Information Law, University of Amsterdam
SESSION V: Peter HUSTINX, European Data Protection Supervisor
SESSION V: Jacob KOHNSTAMM, President of the Article 29 Working Party
SESSION V: Mario OETHEIMER, European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights
SESSION VI: Dr Wojciech WIEWIÓROWSKI, Inspector General for Personal Data Protection, Poland
SESSION VII: David VLADECK, Director, U.S. Federal Trade Commission
SESSION VII: Bruce SWARTZ, Deputy Assistant Attorney General, U.S Department of Justice
SESSION VII: Cameron F. KERRY, General Counsel, U.S. Department of Commerce
SESSION VII: Michael DONOHUE, Senior Policy Analyst, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
Speakers' notes
SESSION II: Gerrit HORNUNG, University of Passau
SESSION III: Els de BUSSER, Max-Planck Institute for International Criminal Law, Freiburg
SESSION III: Anna FIELDER, Privacy International, London
SESSION IV: Erika MANN, Managing Director, Facebook
SESSION IV: Alexander DIX, Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information for Berlin, Germany
SESSION IV: Armin DUTTINE, European Economic and Social Committee
SESSION IV: Frederik BORGESIUS, Institute for Information Law, University of Amsterdam
SESSION V: Peter HUSTINX, European Data Protection Supervisor
SESSION VI: Dr Wojciech WIEWIÓROWSKI, Inspector General for Personal Data Protection, Poland
SESSION VII: David VLADECK, Director, U.S. Federal Trade Commission
SESSION VII: Bruce SWARTZ, Deputy Assistant Attorney General, U.S Department of Justice
SESSION VII: Cameron F. KERRY, General Counsel, U.S. Department of Commerce
SESSION VII: Michael DONOHUE, Senior Policy Analyst, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
Position papers
SESSION IV: Deutscher Gewerkschaftsbund Bundesvorstand Stellungnahme zum KOM(2012) 0011
SESSION VII: White House, Washington: Consumer Data Privacy in a Networked World (2/2012)
27-03-2012What is new on the alleged CIA illegal detention and transfers of prisoners in Europe? 09.00 - 12.00
 
Programme, poster and video
Programme
Poster
Video of the meeting
Background documents
Links to background documents and internet pages
Reply to invitation and key points: Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania, 23.03.2012
Findings of the Parliamentary investigation of Seimas Committee on National Security and Defence
Reply to invitation and key points: Republic of Poland, Public Prosecutor General, 11.03.2012
Open Society Justice Initiative: Rendition Flight Records by Polish Air Navigation Services Agency
Helsinki Foundation for Human Rights: Border Guard Office information on Szymany Poland 30.07.2010
A. BODNAR: CIA Secret Detention Places in Poland. Interights Bulletin Spring 2010
A. BODNAR -D. PUDZIANOVSKA: Alleged existence of secret CIA facilities in Polish territory
Speakers' notes
Dr. Crofton Black, Reprieve
Julia Hall, Amnesty International
Amanda Lee Jacobsen, US Counsel for Abu Zubaydah
20-03-2012Unblocking the Anti-Discrimination Directive
 
Programme and poster
Programme
Poster
Video of the meeting
Webstreaming (interpretation available in several languages)
Speakers' notes
Session I: Ioannis Dimitrakopoulos, European Agency for Fundamental Rights
Session I: Isabelle Chopin, European Network of independent experts in the field of non-discrimination
Session I: Pierre Baussand, Social Platform
Session I: Professor Olivier De Schutter, University of Louvain
Session II: Jozef De Witte, Equinet
Session II: Anne-Sophie Parent, Age Platform Europe
Session II: Carlotta Besozzi, European Disability Forum
Session II: Greg Czarnecki, ILGA-Europe
Session II: Michaël Privot, ENAR
Background documents
Links to background documents and internet pages
Joint statement FRA-ECRI-ODIHR on the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
European Agency for Fundamental Rights - Handbook on European non discrimination law
European Agency for Fundamental Rights - Data in Focus Report - Multiple Discrimination
Council conclusions of 7 June 2010 on a European Disability Framework
Council Progress Report of 1 June 2011 on the Anti-Discrimination Directive
Council Outcome of Proceedings of 3 August 2011 on the Anti-Discrimination Directive
Council Progress Report of 15 November 2011 on the Anti-Discrimination Directive
AGE Platform Europe: Age discrimination in access to financial services
Joint NGO statement on discrimination
Council of Europe Resolution 1846 (2011)
Council of Europe Recommendation 1987 (2011)
09-02-2012Hearing on the situation in Hungary
 
Programme and poster
Programme
Poster
Video of the meeting
Video of the meeting
Background documents
Background links
Fundamental law of Hungary
Separation of powers in the Hungarian State
ANNEX to Separation of powers in the Hungarian State
Study on Hungarian Media Laws in Europe
Briefing note - Hungary - Myths and Facts
Speakers' CVs
CV András Arató
CV Attila Kopiás
CV Balász Dénes
CV Lajos Makai
CV Fricz Tamás
CV Tibor Navracsics
CV Zoltán Fleck
Speakers' notes
Morten Kjaerum, Director of the European Agency for Fundamental Rights
Dunja Mijatovic, OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media
Lajos Makai, President of the Association of the Hungarian Judges
András Arató, President of Klubradio
Balázs Dénes, Hungarian Civil Liberties Union
Tamás Fricz, Civil Unity Forum
Andreas Oplatka, Former Editor of Neue Zürcher Zeitung
08-12-2011An EU approach to criminal law
 
Programme and poster
Programme EN
Programme FR
Poster
Video of the meeting
Video of the meeting
Background documents
Links to background documents
Presentation H. Nilsson
Presentation R. Lahti
Presentation H. Satzger
Manifesto H. Satzger
Presentation H. Satzger
Speakers' CVs
CV André Klip
CV Raimo Lahti
CV Tomasz Ostropolski
CV Adan Nieto Martin
CV John R. Spencer
CV Helmut Satzger
10-11-2011Hearing: The implementation of the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights two years after the entry into force of the Lisbon Treaty
 
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Poster (FR)
Programme v 03 (EN)
Programme v03 (FR)
Video of the meeting
Video of the meeting
Background documents
Background links, updated 26 October
Speakers' notes
Eamonn Mac Aodha, Irish Human Rights Commission
Gabriel N. Toggenburg, FRA
Judge Françoise Tulkens,Vice-présidente de la Cour européenne des droits de l’homme
Judith Sunderland, Human Rights Watch
Nicolas J Beger, Amnesty International
Peter Hustinx, European Data Protection Supervisor
Tracey Gurd, Open Society Justice Initiative
20-10-2011Hearing: A Common European Asylum System by 2012? Asylum and Resettlement
 
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Programme
Videos of the meeting
Videos of the meeting
Background documents
Background links
Speakers' notes
SESSION I: Tina Acketoft, Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (EN)
SESSION II: Valentine Audate, Coordinator for gender issues, Office of the Commissioner General for Refugees and Stateless Persons, Belgium (FR)
SESSION II: S. Chelvan, Barrister, No5 Chambers, London, United Kingdom - LGBTI Asylum Expert (EN)
SESSION III: Rebecca O'Donnell, Policy and Advocacy Officer, Asylum and Migration, Save the Children (EN)
SESSION III: G. F. M. Verstegen, Director NIDOS, Guardianship agency of unaccompanied minor asylum seekers in the Netherlands (EN)
SESSION IV: Michele Cavinato, Legal Officer, Policy and Legal Support Unit, UNHCR - Bureau for Europe (EN)
SESSION V: Serge Bodart, former President of the Council for Alien Law Litigations, Member of the Council of State, Lecturer at ULB - Belgium (FR)
SESSION V: Neil Falzon, Director aditus, Visiting Assistant Lecturer University of Malta, EASO Monitor blogger (EN)
SESSION VI: Tina Acketoft, Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (EN)
SESSION VI: Philip Amaral, Policy and Communications Officer, Jesuit Refugee Service Europe (EN)
SESSION VII: Jakob Dam Glynstrup, Head of Second Asylum Division, Danish Immigration Service (EN)
Position papers, SESSION II
Commissariat général eux réfugiés et apatrides (CGRA): Prise en compte de la spécificité des demandes d’asile liées au genre (FR)
International Rehabilitation Council for Torture Victims (IRCT): Torture victims in Europe 10/2011 (EN)
Fleeing Homophobia - Asylum claims related to sexual orientation and gender identity in Europe 09/2011 (EN)
ILGA Policy paper: the recast of the EU asylum Procedure and Reception Directives 07/2011 (EN)
Position papers, SESSION IV
European Council on Refugees and Exiles (ECRE): Comments on the Asylum Procedures Directive COM(2011)0319 (EN)
Independent Evaluator Jane Aspden: Evaluation of the Solihull Pilot 10/2008 (EN)
Position papers, SESSION V
Meijers Committee: Note on the proposal for amendment to the Schengen Borders Code COM(2011)0118, 20/09/2011 (EN)
Meijers Committee: Notes on the proposals for the Reception Directive COM(2008)0815 and the Procedures Directive COM(2009)0554, 24/03//2011 (EN
Position papers, SESSION VI
Jesuit Refugee Service-Europe (JRS): Becoming vulnerable in Detention (Executive summary) 06/2010 (EN
European Council on Refugees and Exiles (ECRE): Comments on the Reception Conditions Directive COM(2011)0320 (EN)
Position papers, SESSION VII
UNHCR: Quality Initiative Project - Key observations and recommendations O6/2008 (EN)
The Churches' Commission for Migrants in Europe (CCME), EU Refugee Resettlement Scheme, 06/2009 (EN)
05-10-2011Interparliamentary Committee Meeting: Democratic Accountability of the Internal Security Strategy and the Role of Europol, Eurojust and Frontex 5-6.10.
 
Poster
Programme v02-00
Videos of the meeting
Videos of the meeting
Background documents
Background links
Speakers' notes
OPENING SESSION: Prof Giuseppe Cataldi, University of Naples, External Expert
SESSION I: Rob Wainwright, Director of Europol
SESSION II: Prof. Henri Labayle, Faculty of Bayonne, External Expert
SESSION III: Ilkka Laitinen, Director of Frontex
Contributions of national Parliaments on COM(2010)0076 (scrutiny of Europol)
COM(2010)0776 (link to Eur-lex language versions)
Contribution of the Senate of the Parliament of the Czech Republic (SENÁT) (CS)
Contribution of the Senate of the Parliament of the Czech Republic (SENÁT) (EN)
Contribution of the Danish Parliament (FOLKETINGET) (EN)
Contribution of National Assembly of France (ASSEMBLEE NATIONALE) (FR)
Contribution of National Assembly of France (ASSEMBLEE NATIONALE) (EN)
Contribution of the Parliament of Estonia (RIIGIKOGU) (EN)
Contribution of the Hellenic Parliament (VOULI TON ELLINON) (EN)
Contribution of the Italian Chamber of Deputies (CAMERA DEI DEPUTATI) (IT)
Contribution of the Italian Chamber of Deputies (CAMERA DEI DEPUTATI) (EN)
Contribution of the Senate of the Republic of Italy (SENATO DELLA REPUBLICA) (IT), transl. EN 4.10.
Contribution of the Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania on Europol and Eurojust (SEIMAS) (EN)
Contribution of the Assembly of the Republic of Portugal (ASSEMBLEIA DA REPÚBLICA) (PT), transl. EN 4.10.
Contribution of the Parliament of Finland (EDUSKUNTA) (FI), transl. EN 4.10.
Contribution of the Swedish Parliament (RIKSDAGEN) (SV)
Contribution of the Swedish Parliament (RIKSDAGEN) (EN)
Contribution of the HOUSE OF LORDS (EN)
Contributions of national Parliaments on COM(2010)0061 (scrutiny of Frontex)
COM(2010)0061 (link to Eur-lex language versions)
Contribution of the Senate of the Parliament of the Czech Republic (SENÁT) (CS)
Contribution of the Senate of the Parliament of the Czech Republic (SENÁT) (EN)
Reply of the European Commission to the Senate of the Parliament of the Czech Republic (CS)
Reply of the European Commission to the Senate of the Parliament of the Czech Republic (EN)
Contribution of the Italian Chamber of Deputies (CAMERA DEI DEPUTATI) (IT)
Contribution of the Italian Chamber of Deputies (CAMERA DEI DEPUTATI) (EN)
Reply of the European Commission to the Italian Chamber of Deputies (IT)
Reply of the European Commission to the Italian Chamber of Deputies (EN)
Contribution of the Senate of the Republic of Italy (SENATO DELLA REPUBLICA) (IT)
Contribution of the Senate of the Republic of Italy (SENATO DELLA REPUBLICA) (EN)
Reply of the European Commission to the Senate of the Republic of Italy (IT)
Reply of the European Commission to the Senate of the Republic of Italy (EN)
Contribution of the Federal Council of the Austrian Parliament (BUNDESRAT) (DE)
Contribution of the Federal Council of the Austrian Parliament (BUNDESRAT) (EN)
Contribution of the Senate of the Republic of Poland (SENAT) (PL)
Contribution of the Senate of the Republic of Poland (SENAT) (EN)
Reply of the European Commission to the Senate of the Republic of Poland (PL)
Reply of the European Commission to the Senate of the Republic of Poland (EN)
Contribution of the Assembly of the Republic of Portugal (ASSEMBLEIA DA REPÚBLICA) (PT)
Contributions of the national Parliaments on COM(2011)0118 (Schengen Borders Code and Agreement)
COM(2011)0118 (link to Eur-lex language versions)
Contribution of the National Assembly of Bulgaria (НАРОДНО СЪБРАНИЕ) (EN)
Contribution of the Italian Chamber of Deputies (CAMERA DEI DEPUTATI) (IT)
Contribution of the Italian Chamber of Deputies (CAMERA DEI DEPUTATI) (EN)
Contribution of the Assembly of the Republic of Portugal (ASSEMBLEIA DA REPÚBLICA) (PT)
Contributions of the national Parliaments on COM(2010)0624 (Schengen acquis)
COM(2010)00624 (link to Eur-lex language versions)
Contribution of the Assembly of the Republic of Portugal (ASSEMBLEIA DA REPÚBLICA) (PT)
Contribution of the Chamber of deputies of the Parliament of Romania (CAMERA DEPUTATILOR) (EN)
04-10-2011Hearing on Cyber Attacks against Information Systems
 
Poster
Programme v03-00
Video of the meeting
Video of the meeting
Background documents
Background links
Speakers' notes
SESSION I: Justin Millar, Head of Cyber Crime Policy, Home Office, United Kingdom (EN)
SESSION I: Michał Zalewski, Polish Police (EN)
SESSION II: Ilias Chantzos, Representative of Symantec (EN)
SESSION II: Dr. Waldemar Grudzien, Representative of the Association of German Banks (EN)
SESSION II: Florian Walther, Member of Chaos Computer Club, Germany (EN)
SESSION III: Dr. Victoria Baines, Europol, Strategic Analysis (EN)
SESSION III: Steve Purser, ENISA, Head of Technical Competence Department (EN)
SESSION IV: Peter Hustinx, European Data Protection Supervisor (EN)
SESSION IV: Prof. Dr. Maria Kaiafa, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (EN)
SESSION IV: Joe McNamee, European Digital Rights (EN)
20-04-2011Hearing on Legal migration after Lisbon: seasonal workers and intra-corporate transferees
 
Poster
Programme v03
Video of the meeting
Videos of the meeting
Background documents
Background links
19-04-2011Hearing on EU Counter-Terrorism: Main achievements and future challenges
 
Poster
Programme v02
Video of the meeting
Video of the meeting
Background documents
Background links
Opinion of the European Economic and Social Committee on the EU Counter-Terrorism Policy: main achievements and future challenges 31.3.2011 (EN)
13-04-2011Hearing on the Right to access to EU documents: implementation and future of Regulation (EC) No 1049/2001
 
Poster
Programme, updated 2011-04-12
Video of the meeting
Video of the meeting
Speakers' notes
SESSION I: Nikiforos Diamandouros, European Ombudsman (EN)
SESSION I: Anaïs Berthier, Environmental justice lawyer, ClientEarth (EN)
SESSION I: Arne König, President of the European Federation of Journalists (EN)
SESSION I: Yves Steinitz, Director of Directorate C, Transformation Objective 2012, Publications Office of the European Union (EN)
SESSION II: Deirdre Curtin, Professor in, University of Amsterdam (EN), note I
SESSION II: Deirdre Curtin, Professor in, University of Amsterdam (EN), note II
SESSION II: Peter Hustinx, European Data Protection Supervisor (EN)
SESSION II: Sakari Vuorensola, Head of Legal Unit, Frontex (EN)
SESSION II: Dietrich Neumann, Head of Legal Affairs, Europol (EN)
SESSION II: Josiane Riviere, Head of EEA Brussels Office, European Environment Agency (FR)
Background documents
Background links
Working document on the Annual Report on public access to documents for 2009-2010, updated version of PE462.743
30-11-2010Hearing on the EU strategy on Roma inclusion 30.11 – 1.12.2010
 
Programme 2010_11_30
Poster EN
Poster FR
Video of the meeting
Videos of the meeting
Background documents
Draft report on the EU strategy on Roma inclusion (2010/2276(INI)), Rapporteur: Lívia Járóka
25-10-2010Hearing on Data Protection in a Transatlantic Perspective in the framework of police and judicial cooperation in criminal matters
 
Poster
Programme
Video of the meeting
Video of the meeting
Speakers' notes
SESSION I: Fançoise Le Bail, Director General DG Justice, European Commission (EN)
SESSION I: Stefaan De Clerck, Minister of Justice, Belgium (NL)
SESSION I: William E. Kennard, Ambassador United States Mission to the European Union (EN)
SESSION II: Anne-Christine LACOSTE, Legal adviser in the Policy and Consultation section of the European Data Protection Supervisor secretariat (EDPS) (FR)
SESSION II: Marc Rotenberg, Executive Director of the Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC) Washington, D.C. (EN)
SESSION II: Claire Gayrel, Researcher University of Namur (FUNDP) (EN)
SESSION II: Dr Patrick Breyer, Arbeitskreis Vorratsdatenspeicherung (Working Group on Data Retention), Germany (EN)
SESSION II: Dr Patrick Breyer: Contribution to the EC's consultation on a possible EU-US agreement on personal data protection and information sharing (EN)
SESSION III: Troels Oerting, Assistant Director of Europol (EN)
SESSION III Professor Douwe Korff, London Metropolitan University (EN)
SESSION III: Professor Douwe Korff, London Metropolitan University, Note on US position (EN)
Background documents and information
Links to the background documents and information
Council doc: 15851/09: Reports by the High Level Contact Group (HLCG) on information sharing and privacy and personal data protection
Council doc. St 9831/08: Final Report by EU-US High Level Contact Group (HLCG) on information sharing and privacy and personal data protection
Opinion of the European Data Protection Supervisor on the Final Report by the EU-US High Level Contact Group 2008
04-10-2010A meeting with National parliaments: "Democratic accountability in the Area of Freedom, Security and Justice: Europol, Eurojust, Frontex and Schengen" 4.-5.10.
 
Programme v 02 updated
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SESSION III: Renate WEBER, Rapporteur on Eurojust, LIBE Committee (EN)
SESSION IV: Gunter Ceuppens, Chair of the SCH-EVAL working group, Belgian presidency
Meeting and Background documents
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28-09-2010A hearing on combating sexual abuse, sexual exploitation of children and child pornography 28.-29.9.
 
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SESSION I of 28 Sept: Maria Asenius, European Commission, Head of Cabinet of Commissioner Malmström (EN)
SESSION I: Maria Amor Estebanez, FRA, Prog. Manager of Legal Research Dept. of Equality and Citizen's Rights, FRA responsible for protection of children (EN)
SESSION I: Giovanni Buttarelli, European Data Protection Assistant Supervisor (EN)
SESSION II: Ola Laurell, Eurojust, National Member of Sweden, Contact Point at Eurojust for Child Protection Issues (EN)
SESSION III: Najat M’jid Maalla, United Nations' Special Rapporteur on the sale of children, child prostitution and child pornography (FR)
SESSION III: Regina Jensdottir, Council of Europe, Head of the Children's right Policies Division (EN)
SESSION III: Jasmina Byrne, UNICEF Innocenti Research Centre, Child Protection Specialist (EN)
SESSION III: Comments from UNICEF on the EU Proposal for a Directive on Combating Sexual Abuse, Sexual Exploitation and Child Pornography, COM (2010) 0094 (EN)
SESSION III: Mary Banotti, International Centre for Missing and exploited children (EN)
SESSION I of 29 Sept: Björn-Erik Ludvigsen, Interpol (EN)
SESSION I: Domenico Vulpiani, Ministry of Home Affairs, Italy, Coordinatore presso il Dipartimento della Sicurezza Pubblica... (IT)
SESSION I: Domenico Vulpiani, Ministry of Home Affairs, Italy, Coordinatore presso il Dipartimento della Sicurezza Pubblica... (EN)
SESSION I: Christian Hoppe, German Federal Criminal Police Office (BKA), Head of Central Child Pornography Unit (EN)
SESSION I: Julia von Weiler, Innocence in danger (EN)
SESSION I: Björn Sellström, Police officer from Sweden (EN)
SESSION II: Peter Robbins, OBE, QPM, Internet Watch Foundation, Chief Executive (EN)
SESSION II: Joe McNamee, European Digital Rights, Advocacy Coordinator (EN)
SESSION II: Cristiana de Paoli on behalf of Valerio NERI, Save the Children Italy, Chief Executive (EN)
SESSION II: Save the Children: Protection, assistance and support of child victims (EN)
SESSION II: Sir Francis G. Jacobs, Missing Children Europe, President (EN)
SESSION II: Save the Children: Protection, assistance and support of child victims (EN)
SESSION II: Theo Noten, ECPAT International (End Child Prostitution, Pornography and Trafficking), Executive Board Member (EN)
SESSION II: NGO Common Position Paper (Save the Children, MCE, eNACSO, NSPCC) on combating the sexual abuse, sexual exploitation of children ... COM (2010) 0094
Background documents
Links to the background documents
PE Bibliothèque Briefing 2009 (situation avant Traité du Lisbonne): La lutte contre l'exploitation et les abus sexuels concernant des enfants (FR)
Documents delivered by civil society and industry organizations
Not official texts of the European Parliament and do not necessarily reflect EP's opinion
EuroISPA: Effectively fighting the online distribution of child sexual abuse material (09/2010)
21-06-2010A hearing on the impact of the Charter of Fundamental Rights in the development of a European area of freedom, security and justice 21.-22.6.
 
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Minutes of the Hearing 2011-06-21-22 (EN)
Minutes of the Hearing 2011-06-21-22 - link to language versions
Speakers' notes
Marc Bossuyt, President of the Constitutional Court of Belgium, former Commissioner-General for Refugees and Stateless Persons, FR
Viviane Reding, Vice-President of the European Commission, Commissioner for Justice, Fundamental Rights and Citizenship, EN
Morten Kjærum, Director of the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights, EN
Henri Labayle, Professor, Faculté de Bayonne, Université de Pau et des Pays de l'Adour, FR
Background documents
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HISTORY: 2005 - EP Seminar: Promoting EU Fundamental Rights Policy: from words to deeds or how can rights be made a reality - programme, EN
HISTOIRE: 2005 - PE Séminaire public : Promouvoir la politique de l’Union européenne en matière de droits fondamentaux - programme, FR
HISTORY: 2007 - Public Seminar on Judges and legislators for a multi-level protection of fundamental rights in Europe - programme, EN
HISTOIRE: 2007 - Séminaire public sur Les juges et les législateurs : une protection multi-niveaux des droits fondamentaux en Europe - programme, FR
HISTORY: 2007 - Working document on the fundamental right of non-Community foreigners to protection of family life 4.10. 2007
HISTOIRE: 2007 - Document de travail sur le droit fondamental des étrangers non communautaires à la protection de la vie familiale 4.10. 2007
10-06-2010LIBE-FEMM: A seminar on Combating and preventing trafficking in human beings: the way forward
 
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Speaker's note Ola Laurell, Eurojust - Trafficking in human beings - The assistance of Eurojust (ppt)
Speaker's note Ioannis Dimitrakopoulos, European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA)
Speaker's note Rebecca O'Donnell, Save the Children Alliance - Europe Group
Speaker's note Rebecca O'Donnell background document NGO Statement and recommendations
Speaker's note Rebecca O'Donnell background document Submissions on the Proposal for an EU Directive repealing Framework Decision 2002/629/JHA
Background documents
Links to other background documents and information
UNITED NATIONS: Protocol to prevent, suppress and punish trafficking in persons (2000)
COUNCIL OF EUROPE: Convention on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings and its Explanatory Report Warsaw (2005), EN
CONSEIL DE L’EUROPE: Convention sur la lutte contre la traite des êtres humains et son rapport explicatif (2005), FR
COUNCIL OF EUROPE: Introduction to Convention on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings (Lasen Diaz 2009) EN
CONSEIL DE L’EUROPE: Introduction sur la Convention du Conseil de l’Europe sur la lutte contre la traite des êtres humains (Lasen Diaz 2009)
EUROPEAN ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL COMMITTEE: SOC/378, Working document on the 2010/0065 (COD) Trafficking in human beings
EUROJUST: Casework Monitor, January – March 2010, on Trafficking in Human Beings
EUROJUST: Case management team, updated 31 May 2010: report on Eurojust cases concerning children
OSCE: A Summary of Challenges on Addressing Human Trafficking for Labour Exploitation in the Agricultural Sector (2009)
OSCE and THE GLOBAL INITIATIVE TO FIGHT HUMAN TRAFFICKING (UN.GIFT): Analysing the business model of trafficking in human beings (2010)
THE EUROPEAN UNION AGENCY FOR FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS (FRA) report (2009) on child trafficking in the EU
UNITED NATIONS: Joint UN letter regarding the proposal for a Directive on preventing and combating trafficking in human beings COM(2010)0095
UNITED NATIONS: Recommended Principles and Guidelines on Human Rights and Human Trafficking, 20 May 2002
UNITED NATIONS: Report submitted by the Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons, especially women and children, 4 May 2010
UNCHR: Comments on the proposal for a Directive on preventing and combating trafficking in human beings COM(2010)0095, June 2010
UNIFEM: Comments on the Proposal for a Directive on preventing and combating trafficking in human beings COM(2010)0095
01-06-2010A workshop on Access to EU documents after the Lisbon Treaty
 
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Video of the meeting
Video of the meeting 2010-06-01
Speakers' notes / transcripts
Speaker's note: Ian Harden, Secretary General of the European Ombudsman, EN
Speaker's intervention/ transcript: Peter Hustinx, European Data Protection Supervisor, EN
Speaker's intervention/ transcript: Gilles de Kerchove, Counter-terrorism Coordinator, EN
Speaker's intervention/ transcript: Ilkka Laitinen, Frontex Executive Director, EN
Background documents
Access to Documents: Links to Internal Rules of some EU Institutions and Bodies
Access to Documents - Frontex: Internal Rules (addition to links document)
Access to Documents: Comparison table Commission Proposal - EP Draft Report
EP Draft report PR\810278 on 2008_0090(COD) public access to EU documents
Cases of the European Court of Justice regarding access to documents 2008-2010
EP POL. DEPT. C: Classified information in the light of the Lisbon Treaty
26-04-2010Round Table "Towards a Common European Asylum System"
 
Programme v02 EN
Programme v02 FR
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Meeting minutes EN
Towards a Common European Asylum System: Explanatory Note
Vers un régime d'asile européen commun : Note de cadrage
National Parliaments' Scrutiny on the European Asylum System