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Ministers are outlining the priorities of the German Presidency of the Council of the EU to parliamentary committees, in a series of meetings.
To decarbonise maritime transport, the Environment Committee voted on Tuesday to include CO2 emissions from the maritime sector in the EU Emissions Trading System (ETS).
On Wednesday, German Chancellor Angela Merkel will be in Parliament to debate with MEPs the priorities of the German Presidency.
Greek and EU authorities must investigate recurrent reports of violent pushbacks at the border with Turkey, which if true would mean Greece is not ensuring the right to asylum.
Following the latest resolution, Parliament’s Conference of Presidents reiterates its serious concerns about the erosion of fundamental freedoms in Hong Kong.
The EU must transition towards a climate-neutral economy without letting disparities between regions grow any further, say regional development MEPs.
A press briefing by Parliament’s Spokesperson on the plenary agenda of 8-10 July will take place in Anna Politkovskaya press conference room and via Skype at 17.00 tomorrow.
Ahead of the start of the German Council Presidency and of the 17 July European Council, Budgets Committee Chair Van Overtveldt set out Parliament’s position on the long-term EU budget.
On Tuesday, Parliament and Council negotiators reached an agreement to make access to justice faster, cheaper and more user-friendly for EU citizens and businesses.
As energy from renewable sources is increasingly part of the European energy mix, MEPs propose ways to step up storage solutions such as hydrogen or home batteries.
The upcoming new EU chemicals strategy for sustainability must better protect our health and the environment, says Environment, Public Health and Food Safety Committee.
European Parliament insists that the future institutional framework must still include an ACP-EU joint parliamentary dimension.
O diretor-geral da Organização Mundial de Saúde (OMS), Tedros Ghebreyesus, participa esta tarde num debate na comissão parlamentar da Saúde Pública sobre a resposta mundial ao coronavírus.
Budget Committee MEPs gave their green light to top up support to refugees and host communities in Turkey, Jordan and Lebanon in response to the Syrian crisis.
To prevent massive job losses and a deep recession, EP’s Employment and Social Affairs Committee calls for radical measures to help EU firms and workers out of the crisis.