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Upcoming committee meetings

30-06-2022 - 16:12
The next meetings of the Committee on Development will take place on 11 and 12 July and will discuss the following items:
  • Joint exchange of views with the Committee on Foreign Affairs (AFET) on the situation in Ethiopia
  • Humanitarian situation in Afghanistan after the earthquake
  • Report on the ad-hoc delegation to Moldova, which took place on 15 - 17 June 2022
  • Priorities of the Czech Presidency: Exchange of views with Jiří Kozák, Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs
  • Discussion on the annual budget
On 11 July, the meeting will take place from 15.00-18.30 in room Spinelli 1G3.On 12 July, the meeting will take place from 9.00-12.30, in room Spinelli 1G2.

Previous meeting:
The Committee on Development, together with the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development (AGRI), debated on 30 June with Executive Director David Beasley of the World Food Programme on "Food security: How to prevent a major global hunger crisis".

Von besonderem Interesse

pictograms of the UN SDGs
01-07-2022 - 08:17

A delegation of 9 Members of the European Parliament, from the Committee on Development (DEVE) and the Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety (ENVI), will take part in the ministerial segment of the UN High Level Political Forum (HLPF) on Sustainable Development, 13-15 July 2022 in New York, USA.

Shoal of fish swimming in the depths of the sea
01-07-2022 - 08:17

A group of 12 MEPs from the Committees on Fisheries, Environment, Public Health and Food Safety and Development were part of the EU delegation to the UN Ocean Conference which took place in Lisbon from 27 June to 1 July.

Black nurse with face mask injecting a dose of vaccine to a smiling brave schoolboy in an African hospital setting
23-06-2022 - 10:24

The Committee on Development organised a High-Level Panel on "Global health? Local answers: resilient health systems and medical training" within the European Development Days.

Flag of Moldova
17-06-2022 - 11:10

From 15 to 17 June a delegation of the Committee on Development travelled to Moldova to examine the situation of Ukrainian refugees arriving and staying in Moldova and the humanitarian response funded by the EU and implemented by UN agencies and NGOs.

High angle view on water supply in Melkadida refugee camp in Somali Region, Dollo Ado. Water tanks in foreground with little huts and shelter, desert and hills in background.
16-06-2022 - 17:37

On 14 June, the Committee on Development held a Public Hearing on Achieving more efficient humanitarian action: advancing the humanitarian-development-peace nexus in a multilateral system. The hearing was chaired by MEP Mónica Silvana González, Standing Rapporteur for Humanitarian Aid.

Poster of the meeting
16-06-2022 - 17:37

An Inter-parliamentary committee meeting on “The debt crisis in developing countries” was organised by the European Parliament’s Committee on Development (DEVE). The event took place on 14 June 2022 and brought together Members of the European Parliament and national parliamentarians of Member States of the European Union.

Flag of Madagascar
30-05-2022 - 16:08

A delegation of the Committee on Development travelled to Madagascar from 23 to 25 May 2022. The overall aims of the mission were for Members to inspect the response to the current famine in the southern Grand Sud region and to assess more generally the use of humanitarian and development assistance in the country, as well as to follow up on Parliament’s resolution on child labour in mica mining adopted on 12 February 2020.