Misije

Odbor se lahko odloči, da napoti misijo v državo članico, državo izven EU ali se udeleži mednarodnih konferenc. Misije potekajo v okviru izvajanja pooblastil, ki jih ima odbor, udeleži pa se jih lahko omejeno število članov odbora. Odbor lahko za največ tri dni pošlje tudi tričlansko delegacijo na obisk agencij, za katere je pristojen. Na tej strani boste našli vse razpoložljive informacije o posebnih misijah.

Flag of Moldova

From 15 to 17 June a delegation of the Committee on Development travelled to Moldova to examine the situation of Ukrainian refugees arriving and staying in Moldova and the humanitarian response funded by the EU and implemented by UN agencies and NGOs.

Abbreviation WTO

A delegation of 8 Members of the Committee on International Trade (INTA) travelled to Geneva from 12 to 15 June for the 12th Ministerial Conference of the World Trade Organisation (WTO). They held a series of bilateral meetings with ministers, pressing them to reach an agreement on issues such as unsustainable fisheries subsidies, agriculture, e-commerce and a possible waiver of intellectual property (IP) rights on COVID-19 vaccines and treatments.

Photo showing some of the ING2 Members together with Mr Jānis Sārts, Director of the NATO StratCom

Members from the Special Committee on Foreign Interference went to Riga on 24 May to meet officials from the NATO Strategic Communication Centre, ahead of the Riga StratCom Dialogue, which took place on 25 and 26 May. The event gathered the strategic communications community in the aftermath of Russian aggression.

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The Committee on Petitions organised a Fact-Finding visit to the Hauts de France region to acquire first hand knowledge of the challenging security and safety situation of truck drivers, who have become victims of organised crime engaged in cargo theft and human trafficking, often combined with violence towards drivers who are also at risk of fuel theft, armed robberies and intrusions.

Image of EU and Chile flags intertwined

An ad hoc delegation of eight Members traveled to Santiago de Chile from 23 to 25 May 2022 to discuss the progress of the modernisation of the trade part of the existing 2002 EU-Chile Association Agreement and other bilateral trade matters.

FISC Subcommittee

Members of the FISC Subcommittee will travel to Washington D.C. from 23 to 25 May 2022. The delegation, led by the Chair, Mr. Paul Tang, will meet with representatives of key institutions, such as the Senate’s Finance Committee, the US Department of Treasury, the World Bank, the International Monetary Fund, as well as stakeholders from the private sector and civil society.

Flag of Madagascar

A delegation of the Committee on Development travelled to Madagascar from 23 to 25 May 2022. The overall aims of the mission were for Members to inspect the response to the current famine in the southern Grand Sud region and to assess more generally the use of humanitarian and development assistance in the country for building resilience to food crises induced by climate change and droughts.

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A Fact-finding visit to Palma de Mallorca, Baleares (Spain) took place on 11 to 13 April concerning several petitions on alleged mistreatment of minors under foster care in Mallorca. On their first day, the delegation of the Committee on Petitions met the petitioners, families of the victims, journalists and political representatives at the regional level.

FISC Subcommittee

Members of the FISC Subcommittee will travel to Paris on 24 February 2022. The delegation, led by the Chair Mr. Paul Tang, will meet with representatives of key institutions, such as the French tax authorities and the OECD, as well as stakeholders from the private sector and civil society.

Aerial view La Manga del Mar Menor townscape. Murcia, Spain

A Fact-finding visit to Mar Menor, Murcia (Spain) will take place on 23 to 25 February concerning several petitions on the deterioration of the natural space of Mar Menor. On their first day, the delegation of the Committee on Petitions will meet the petitioners, political representatives at the national, regional and local levels.

Flag of Lebanon

A delegation of the Committee on Development traveled to Lebanon from 22 to 24 February 2022.

The modernisation of the EU-Mexico ‘Global Agreement’

A delegation of five Members of the International Trade Committee travelled to Mexico between 22 and 24 February to hold talks on the prospects of the modernised EU-Mexico Agreement and other issues on the bilateral economic and trade agenda.