Enlargement

"The countries in the Western Balkans are our close partners - geographically, historically and economically. All six have a clear European perspective - our...

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Romanian Flag

“The people of Romania want a better future in their own country with integrity, transparency and justice. The Romanian Government has repeatedly ignored its...

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Climate change

The EPP Group wants to fight climate change while creating jobs and growth at the same time "We are convinced that a 35% reduction in CO2 emissions would give...

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Burkina Faso, woman holding mobile phone

EPP Group believes that digitalisation and technological innovation are strong drivers of sustainable development and inclusive growth "Digitalisation is a...

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Manfred Weber, Chairman of the EPP Group
Free InterRail pass: let’s get young people enthusiastic about Europe again
Manfred WEBER , Chairman of the EPP Group
Esther Herranz García MEP and Nuno Melo MEP
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18.10.2018.

EPP Group promotes the role of youth in European agriculture

The EPP Group organised its fifth Congress of Young Farmers today to boost the role of young people in this crucial sector for Europe and to promote rural development. Today’s event is an...
EPP Group highlights the EU’s long-term need for young farmers
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18.10.2018.

EPP Group highlights the EU’s long-term need for young farmers

The EPP Group held its fifth European Congress of Young Farmers in the European Parliament in Brussels. The number of young people taking up farming is relatively low and there is growing concern...
traffic on german autobahn,european cars and trucks
Lehdistötiedote
18.10.2018.

Capping CO2 emissions: away with dirty trucks

EPP Group wants to limit CO2 emissions from trucks Today, the Members of the Environment Committee in the European Parliament voted in favour of a revised version of the European Commission's...
The map of Balkans under the magnifying glass
Uutiset
18.10.2018.

EPP Group supports EU ambitions of Western Balkans

The EPP Group confirmed its support for the EU ambitions of the Western Balkan countries Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, FYROM, Kosovo, Montenegro and Serbia. Politicians from those countries, EPP...
Improving EU citizens’ access to cross-border healthcare
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17.10.2018.

Improving EU citizens’ access to cross-border healthcare

Quality of care and patient safety under the EU’s Cross-Border Healthcare Directive were at the heart of this EPP Group hearing with health professionals in the European Parliament. This...
Press freedom
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16.10.2018.

Fighting for free and independent journalism

A year after the murder of Maltese investigative journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia, the EPP Group has organised a public hearing to be held on Thursday entitled ‘The fight for the truth: free...
two police officers doing a traffic control
Lehdistötiedote
15.10.2018.

One European search portal to combine all security databases

Should police and border guards be able to quickly find what they need on escaped criminals in a one-stop-shop portal connecting data from all EU security and border control information systems? This...
XXI ANNUAL EPP GROUP INTERCULTURAL DIALOGUE WITH CHURCHES AND RELIGIOUS INSTITUTIONS
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15.10.2018.

XXI Interreligious Dialogue on the future of Europe

The immense role of religion in the debate on the future of Europe, family, education, youth as a primary source of society’s human, social economic and spiritual capital, and promoting peace...
Tighter EU rules on single-use plastics
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11.10.2018.

Tighter EU rules on single-use plastics

The European Parliament’s Environment Committee has approved legislation aimed at reducing waste from single-use plastic products polluting oceans and clogging landfills. The legislation, co-...
Secure LAN
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10.10.2018.

No more excuses from Facebook: data breaches must stop

The time for excuses for data breaches is now over. This must stop at once. European citizens should have their minds put to rest that their personal data remains personal, and doesn’t end up...

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Oct
18
18.10.2018 - 9:00

XXI Annual EPP Group intercultural dialogue with churches and religious institutions

The XXI Annual EPP Group Intercultural Dialogue with Churches and Religious Institutions will be held in an...

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15.10.2018. - 19.10.2018.
Press freedom

Fight for the truth: free and independent journalism

In the past year, our continent has been shocked with the murders of a number of journalists, which is a clear threat to freedom of speech and...
Computer crime

Improving security through information sharing

With Monday’s vote, the Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs Committee will close the gaps in data sharing essential for tracking...
traffic on german autobahn,european cars and trucks

First step towards capping CO2 emissions from trucks

The Environment Committee will vote on Thursday on what could be considered a first step towards capping CO2 emissions for new heavy vehicles such as...
Viviane Reding MEP
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