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

Mairead McGuinness MEP and Tunne Kelam MEP show solidarity with the Euromaiden demonstration in Brussels.
21.01.2014 - 17:48

Ukraine: EPP Group calls for immediate end to violence

A strong plea was made today to the Ukrainian authorities to immediately stop the violence on the streets of Kiev and display a real commitment to political settlement that involves respect for...
Refugees on a boat
26.11.2013 - 15:43

Migration at top of Windhoek Dialogue agenda

The causes of migration and ways to address them were the main topics of today’s EPP Group meeting with its counterparts from African states (Windhoek Dialogue meeting). Organised on the...
05.11.2013 - 17:26

More effective EU donor coordination

The European Parliament’s Committee on Development today approved a legislative initiative report by Gay Mitchell MEP which aims to improve coordination between the EU institutions and Member...
22.10.2013 - 13:14

Revised rules improve patient safety, encourage innovation

EPP Group MEPs Mairead McGuinness and Peter Liese today welcomed European Parliament support for updated EU medical devices legislation which will improve patient safety and encourage greater...



EU Code Week - EU Dojo event at the European Parliament
21.10.2016 - 15:00

Coding is an essential skill for youth

Coding is fast becoming an essential skill for the next generation, according to Seán Kelly MEP who hosted the fourth annual EU Dojo in the European Parliament during EU Code Week 2016...
A fair food chain for all
03.06.2016 - 12:31

Fair trade for farmers

In school yards and football fields we know what fair play means, but when it comes to business it’s not that easy anymore. How to tackle unfair trading practises (UTPs) is a burning question,...
Happy family with child and shopping bags in city
31.05.2016 - 14:48

A child's best interests must come first

A child's best interests should always come first in cross-border EU cases regarding custody, familial breakdown or other child welfare issues, according to EPP Group Members of the Committee on...
European Union
05.11.2015 - 15:15

EU Careers - useful links

The EU institutions employ some 50 000 men and women from across the 28 Member State countries. The European Personnel Selection Office (EPSO) organises 'open competitions' to select...


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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...