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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

Rapeseed field
06.02.2018 - 11:01

Pesticides: nous devons répondre aux attentes des citoyens

« Le mandat de la nouvelle commission spéciale concernera l’ensemble des questions liées à l’autorisation de mise sur le marché des pesticides. C’...
Grey Wolf (Canis lupus) Portrait
25.01.2018 - 10:24

Plan loup: un gouvernement sourd aux demandes du monde rural

« À quoi servent les consultations avec les organisations professionnelles si on ne les écoute pas ? L’indifférence du gouvernement aux problé...
Picturesque patchwork quilt farmland aerial view over fields rural villages
18.01.2018 - 11:40

Pesticides: création d'une commission spéciale

« En mettant en place cette nouvelle commission spéciale sur la procédure d’autorisation des pesticides, le Parlement européen fait preuve de responsabilit...
Climate change
17.01.2018 - 11:54

Ambition and flexibility for renewables and energy savings

”The creation of an Energy Union in Europe to provide citizens and businesses with secure, affordable and climate-friendly energy for the future is an important EPP Group priority. This is why...



One euro coin among wheat grains
12.12.2016 - 12:00

Agriculture: fighting market price volatility effectively

Long winters, wet springs, hot summers: Europe's farmers have always been exposed to natural risks. In the past few years, macro-economic factors such as exchange rates, energy and fertiliser...
07.12.2016 - 07:00

More than free train tickets: our Interrail proposal

There is more to this proposal than free train tickets. It is an investment in young people and in Europe’s future. It reinforces the main aim of the European Union: to bring people together....
Photo of Tamás Haidegger
16.10.2014 - 17:15

A biotech engineer's entrepreneurial contribution to saving lives

Think you have washed your hands properly? Check again.  Safe healthcare is the cornerstone of a high-quality health system and a recognised fundamental right for European citizens. Last...
Jean-Luc Dehaene MEP
15.05.2014 - 16:00

Jean-Luc Dehaene: a great Statesman with a heart for Europe

Jean-Luc Dehaene, former Belgian Prime Minister and prominent Member of the EPP Group in the European Parliament, has passed away today at the age of 73. The EPP and the EPP Group in the European...


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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...