Other events

All other public events organised as part of committee activities involving external speakers or experts.

Activity Report 2019 - 2024
Other events FEMM

On Thursday, 18 April 2024, the FEMM Committee published its activity report for the 9th legislative term (2019 - 2024).

From messaging apps to online marketplaces, digital services are central to our daily lives.  

But the online world is also home to fake news, harmful content and dubious business practices and has become dominated by big tech companies.  

The European Parliament has passed new rules to regulate them and ensure a fairer and safer environment for businesses and consumers. 

Find out more about the Digital Services Act and Digital Markets Act in our short Q&A.
Other events IMCO

IMCO held an exchange of views in full committee on the implementation of the Digital Markets Act. Members heard interventions from independent experts and industry representatives on self-preferencing, and app stores. Executive Vice-President Margrethe Vestager intervened on behalf of the Commission.

Business and technology digital future cargo logistics transportation import export concept, Engineer using radio communication working at industrial port, Container online checking control management
Other events TRAN

The overall objective of the presentation is to provide insights into the recently published study "Trends, challenges and opportunities in the EU transport labour market". It considers major trends in EU transport labour market in terms of number of jobs, job structure by age, workers’ skills, working conditions, shortage of workers and attractiveness of the occupations.

Colorful small fishing boats at dock
Other events PECH

On 20 March 2024, during the PECH committee meeting, the Policy Department for Structural and Cohesion Policies presented a new study entitled "Policy options for strengthening the competitiveness of the EU fisheries and aquaculture sector".

Human Rights
Other events IMCO

IMCO held an exchange of views in full committee on the implementation of the Digital Services Act. Members heard interventions from Commission speakers and external representatives on issues connected to enforcement. The Federation of European Data Protection Officers, the Fundamental Rights Agency and the Center for Democracy & Technology, which represents a civil society perspective participated.

Poster side event CSW 2024
Other events FEMM

On 19 March 2024, from 16:30 - 17:45 CET, the European Parliament convened a side event on the occasion of CSW68 on "Promoting women's full inclusion in economy and labour market to address poverty: closing the gender gaps and empowering through rights"

FISC Subcommittee
Other events FISC

On 19 March 2024, from 15:00 to 16:30, the FISC Subcommittee will host an exchange of views with the Commission, OECD and the UN to discuss the state of play and the future of European and international tax policies.

Logo of the IMCO committee - Single Market - The path of the EU. Are you in?
Other events IMCO

IMCO Members discussed with Mr Enrico Letta, former Italian Prime Minister and President of the Jacques Delors Institute, the main findings and preliminary recommendations to be included in the High-Level Report on the future of the Single Market, which is to be presented to the Council in spring. The main stakeholders were also invited to take part in the discussion.

Trawler fishing at the sea surrounded by seagulls with two fishers on board
Other events PECH

On 19 February 2024 during the PECH committee meeting the Policy Department for Structural and Cohesion Policies presented a new study entitled "Increasing selectivity in EU fisheries - State of play and best practices".

European Union and Poland flat flag - Double Flag
Other events LIBE

The LIBE Committee had an exchange of views on an alleged fraudulent visa scheme existent in Poland, which, according to media reports allowed privileged access for some applicants from third countries to visas that allowed them to enter and circulate in the Schengen area.

Italian and Albanian flags
Other events LIBE

On 14 of February, the LIBE Committee held an exchange of views with the Commission, Italian authorities, and a legal expert on the migration and asylum Protocol signed between Italy and Albania.

words related to homelessness
Other events EMPL

The European Platform on Combating Homelessness ("EPOCH") was established by the European Commission in March 2021, as part of the European Pillar of Social Rights Action Plan. Launched in June 2021 through the Lisbon Declaration, the Platform aims to eradicate homelessness by 2030 by promoting person-centered approaches, exchanges of best practices, and evidence-based strategies.