Committee meeting on 15 and 16 March 2021

18-03-2021 - 11:59
Tomas Tobé Tomas Tobé
DEVE Committee Chair © European Union 2019 - Source : EP

On the agenda: • Challenges and prospects for the current global humanitarian situation • Access to COVID-19 vaccines for developing countries • Current challenges in development cooperation, from an international partnership perspective

MEPs could exchange views with:

  • Challenges and prospects for the current global humanitarian situation: Exchange of views with Mark Lowcock, United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator
  • Access to COVID-19 vaccines for developing countries: Exchange of views with Dimitri Eynikel, Médecins Sans Frontières
  • Current challenges in development cooperation, from an international partnership perspective: Exchange of views with Tanya Cox, Director, CONCORD, European NGO confederation for relief and development

Vote: opinion on Financial Activities of the European Investment Bank - annual report 2020 (rapporteur: Charles Goerens). Adopted with 21 in favour; 2 against; 1 abstention