Foreign interference in EU democracy: new special committee begins work on 12 May  

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On 12 May, MEPs will elect the Chair and Vice-Chairs of the Foreign Interference special committee.

When: Thursday 12 May 2022, 16.45 to 17.15

Where: European Parliament in Brussels, Antall building, room 4Q1, and by remote connection

At its constituent meeting, the Special Committee on Foreign Interference in all Democratic Processes in the European Union, including Disinformation, will first elect a Chair and four Vice-Chairs.

You can watch the meeting live on Parliament's multimedia centre.

Background

The special committee is tasked is tasked with screening existing and planned EU legislation for loopholes that could be exploited by non-EU countries for malicious purposes, as well as to follow up on the final report of its predecessor, the mandate for which ended on 23 March.