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Views expressed here are the views of the national delegation and do not always reflect the views of the Group as a whole

Press releases

Through the Andes
24.01.2013 - 16:15

Présidence irlandaise du Conseil de l'UE

A l'occasion de la présentation des priorités de la Présidence irlandaise de l'UE au Parlement européen à Strasbourg, Anne Delvaux, Députée...
Electric Car loading on Solar Charging Station
24.01.2013 - 16:00

Oplaadpunten elektrische auto's

Ons land moet tegen 2020 ruim 20.000 publieke oplaadpunten voor elektrische wagens hebben.  Deze bindende doelstelling staat in een nieuw voorstel van richtlijn die de Europese...
Aung San Suu Kyi
03.04.2012 - 10:45

Burma by-elections: free and fair elections in 2015

Following today's announcement of the preliminary results of the by-elections of 1 April in Burma, the EPP Group has warmly congratulated Aung San Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy for...



Climate change
02.02.2018 - 12:00

ETS: the EU’s flagship climate tool

The ETS reform creates a fund to help the EU’s poorest members to upgrade their energy systems. This in turn creates jobs and promotes innovation, a clear priority for the EPP Group. The EU...
glass globe in hand
21.11.2017 - 10:20

Exploring local options to fight climate change

At the annual Herman Van Rompuy Lecture, held this year on 21 November at ‘Het BEL’, a new green building at the Tour & Taxis site in Brussels, keynote speaker Christiana Figueres,...
Climate change
06.02.2017 - 14:10

ETS reform: EU climate policy has to support job creation

In the coming months, the European Parliament and the Member States of the European Union will try to agree on a major reform of the Emissions Trading System (ETS) for 2021-2030. ETS is the most...
Tom Vandenkendelaere MEP
18.01.2017 - 15:57

The European Pillar of Social Rights: enabling Europe’s future workforce

As the job market continues to evolve, so should Europe's social policy. Today, many new forms of employment have emerged as a logical consequence of the digital revolution. Whether it is Uber,...


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Highlights of the week


European Council conclusions

The Chairman will take the floor during the key debate on the conclusions of the last European Council meeting. On 29 April, the EU Heads of State...

Portability of online content services

MEPs will discuss the agreement with the Council regarding a Regulation on the cross-border portability of online content services in the internal...

Leaking VAT system must be fixed

The Report on the protection of the EU's financial interests (PIF Report) from the year 2015 will be voted on on Tuesday in plenary. Parliament...