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Next AFET Committee meeting - 12-13 October

28-09-2022 - 11:21
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The next AFET Committee meeting is scheduled to take place on 12-13 October in Brussels.
The meeting will be web-streamed.

Highlights

Sakharov portrait illustration
21-09-2022 - 09:12

Each year, the Parliament awards the Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought to honour exceptional individuals and organisations defending human rights and fundamental freedoms. In 2021, the prize was awarded to Alexei Navalny, Russian activist and political prisoner.

Mission to Ethiopia and Sudan
19-09-2022 - 09:58

A delegation of AFET Members will travel to Addis Ababa in Ethiopia and Khartoum in Sudan from 20 to 22 September. The main purpose of the mission will be to follow-up on the EU-African Union Summit held in February 2022, the Recommendation on the EU’s strategic relationship and partnership with the Horn of Africa (adopted in AFET in July) and to engage further with the African Union.

AFET-INGE Hearing
25-08-2022 - 15:20

On 31 August, the Committee on Foreign Affairs and the Special Committee on foreign interference in all democratic processes in the European Union, including disinformation will hold a joint public hearing on "The Chinese and Russian influence in various regions of the world".