Ceadaítear do choiste cruinniú le saineolaithe a eagrú sa chás ina meastar é sin a bheith sár-riachtanach dá chuid oibre maidir le hábhar ar leith. Is féidir le dhá choiste nó níos mó éisteachtaí a thionól go comhpháirteach lena chéile. Eagraíonn formhór na gcoistí éisteachtaí go tráthrialta ionas go bhféadfaidh siad tuairimí a fháil ó shaineolaithe agus go bhféadfaidh siad pléití a bheith acu ar phríomh-shaincheisteanna. Ar an leathanach seo, gheobhaidh tú an fhaisnéis go léir a bhaineann le héisteachtaí coiste, lena n-áirítear cláir agus aithisc ó chainteoirí.

SEDE hearing Ukraine 6 February 2023

Enhancing EU support for Ukraine: conditions for the European Peace Facility and replenishing capabilities through joint procurement to efficiently enhance military support to Ukraine and the European Defence Technological and Industrial Base

On 6 February, EMPL Committee will hold a public hearing to evaluate the situation of workers and all people in the Member States suffering from the rising cost of living. This will bring to light the measures, which are /could be taken at both Member State and EU level in order to effectively address the social and employment consequences of the rising cost of living.

Media freedom

The LIBE committee in association with CULT and IMCO committees, organises on 31st of January a hearing dedicated to the "Media Freedom Act", a long awaited legislative proposal aiming to strengthen media pluralism and media freedom in the European Union. Various stakeholders, including representatives of the Council of Europe, of EDPS, of journalists associations and of academia will participate in this hearing that will serve as input for the work on the legislative proposal.

The image shows the word "Transparency" and a magnifying glass

On 26 January a joint hearing on "Recent Cases of Foreign Interference in the European Parliament - Allegations of Corruption" will take place from 14.00 to 17.00. It will be organised by the Special Committee on Foreign Interference (ING2), jointly with the Committee on Foreign Affairs (AFET) and the Subcommittee on Security and Defence (SEDE).

Analyse different mechanisms of participatory democracy and devise ways and tools to increase citizens input and support Parliament’s work.

FISC Public hearing on ”What should the BEFIT proposal look like”

On 25 January 2023, from 15:00 to 16:30, the FISC Subcommittee had a public hearing on "What should the Business in Europe: Framework for Income Taxation (BEFIT) proposal look like?"

Part of the poster of the AGRI ENVI hearing representing a photo with an orange flower on which a bee browses and a photo of a couple of farmers in a field evaluating their crop

On Tuesday 24 January, the ENVI and AGRI Committees, in association with the Committee on Petitions held a public hearing on the European Citizens' Initiative (ECI) "Save bees and farmers! Towards a bee-friendly agriculture for a healthy environment"

Baltic sea on map

On 23 January 2023, the Committee on Fisheries held a hearing on the implementation of the State of play of the Multiannual Plan (MAP) for the Baltic Sea, which has been the first MAP adopted back in 2016. Over the past years, fish stocks in the Baltic Sea have been suffering from a number of problems, not all of them related to the fishing effort, but resulting nonetheless in dwindling stocks, in particular for the Baltic Cod.


IMCO held a hearing on Standardisation in the Single Market. The aim was to give Members the chance to exchange views with the Commission, European Standardisation Organisations and stakeholders on current challenges, strategic priorities and future developments in European standardisation.

Businessman using digital tablet and businessman with security helmet under his arm and holding a cardboard projects tube, over background of a city landscape with skyscrapers and a crane.

On 23 January 2023, Members of the committee on Budgetary Control held a public hearing on "Cohesion policy investments and Next Generation EU recovery fund: state of play of the monitoring and controls".

Fair trade thematic, textile, woman behind sewing machine

Most clothes and apparel that we wear every day are imported to the European Union. The conditions under which they are produced in third countries often remain opaque for the European consumer. Not least the tragic collapse of the Rana Planza building in 2013 where more than 1100 textile workers were killed, triggered rising awareness among policy makers and consumers about the global value chain of the textile and garment industry.

Numbers and word spyware on the black background

On 23rd of January PEGA committee held a hearing on 'Use of Spyware by private actors'. The hearing brought together Members of the European Parliament and several experts.