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22 April: Structured Dialogue on the Commission Work Programme

21-04-2021 - 09:25
The new Commissioner for International Partnerships, Jutta Urpilainen, at her Hearing in the European Parliament in October 2019 The new Commissioner for International Partnerships, Jutta Urpilainen, at her Hearing in the European Parliament in October 2019
Jutta Urpilainen © European Union 2019 - Source: EP
On Thursday 22 April, 13.45-15.15, Members of the Development Committee will exchange views with Jutta Urpilainen, Commissioner for International Partnerships, on the Commission Work Programme.
The meeting will be webstreamed. Interpretation will be provided in EN, FR, DE, ES, IT, PL and HU.

Highlights

A drawn red hand holding a red Euro coin.
21-04-2021 - 09:28

On 19 April, AFET, DEVE and BUDG committees had the first consideration of the joint implementation report that seeks to make a political evaluation of the EU Trust Funds (EUTFs) established since 2014 and extended until December 2021, as well as the Facility for Refugees in Turkey (FRT).

Hearings Janez Lenarčič (Slovenia)
14-04-2021 - 17:18

Members of the Committee on Development met on 13 April to exchange views with Janez Lenarčič, Commissioner for Crisis Management (10.00-12.00) and then with Marcos A. Orellana, Special Rapporteur on toxics and human rights, Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) (16.45-17.45).

CSW side event 2021
23-03-2021 - 10:00

On 23 March 2021, the Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality (FEMM), in association with the Committee on Development (DEVE), is organising the side event on "Enhancing gender equality and women's empowerment in the Covid-19 recovery”. The side event will take place between 17.00 – 18.45 CET (12.00 – 13.45 EST).