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Press releases

glass globe in hand
Wed, 12/11/2014 - 11:48

US-China climate deal: good news for Paris conference

"The good example on climate that the EU has set so far is starting to pay off as the other big players such as the US and China have both pledged to commit to a significant reduction of...
glass globe in hand
Wed, 05/11/2014 - 16:20

Lima Conference: acting now will cost less

EP Environment Committee decides on make-up of Parliament's delegation to Lima “Of course we are facing an important political challenge: to convince all parties concerned that moving...
Smiling teenagers in a car
Wed, 17/09/2014 - 13:01

Youth Employment: building an entrepreneurial culture is key

"The Youth Employment Initiative can achieve important results. Intelligent implementation of schemes by Member State governments that fall under the Initiative have the potential of breaking...
Russia and Ukraine
Tue, 16/09/2014 - 13:24

EU-Russia relations: we stand ready for further sanctions

During a debate in the European Parliament on the situation in Ukraine and the state of play in EU-Russia relations, and before the ratification by the European Parliament of the Association...


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Plenary Reports

There were many important topics on the agenda of the November mini-Plenary Session in Brussels. The fight against tax avoidance and tax fraud in the...
The mini-Plenary Session on Wednesday 12 November opened with a commemoration of the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall which turned the...
The independent external auditor of the European Union, the European Court of Auditors (ECA), presented its Annual Report on EU spending in 2013 to...

Highlights of the week

EU Parliament in Strasbourg

European Parliament leadership elections

The newly-elected European Parliament will elect its President on 1 July. The EPP Group, which won the elections and holds the majority in the...
Jean-Claude Juncker

Juncker for President

On Wednesday morning, MEPs will debate the outcome of the 26-27 June European Council with its President Herman Van Rompuy and European Commission...

Upcoming Italian Presidency

On Wednesday, the Italian Presidency of the European Council will present its programme for the upcoming semester. The EPP Group urges the Italian...

Latest News

Wed, 19/11/2014 - 14:11

Dorfmann, scomparsa del Presidente Diego Moltrer

"La morte del Presidente Moltrer rappresenta per me la perdita di un amico, di un grande uomo che ha reso nobile la politica. Moltrer era un uomo radicato sul territorio che ha difeso le nostre...
Man shot in street
Wed, 19/11/2014 - 14:11

Martusciello, "Solidarieta' a Israele non si fa a bassa voce"

"Un vile attentato compiuto da terroristi. Crudele violento.  Esprimiamola nostra vicinanza a Israele e ai familiari di tutti coloro che sono stati assassinati mentre erano intenti a...
European Commission
Wed, 19/11/2014 - 14:08

Gardini, dichiarazione sull'abbattimento dell'aereo malese

"Chiediamo all'Alto rappresentante per la politica estera e di sicurezza comune e vicepresidente dell'Unione europea, Federica Mogherini, di valutare l'opportunità di riferire...
Refugees on a boat
Fri, 14/11/2014 - 12:16

Pogliese, convegno al PE su immigrazione

"Purtroppo è evidente il fallimento dell'operazione Mare Nostrum, nata per nobili intenti anche sugli effetti sostanziali ed emozionali della strage di Lampedusa, ma che invece...