EPP TV

Loading Video...
10-10-2017
The EU has just approved a record €1.2 billion from its Solidarity Fund to help rebuild quake-struck central Italy. On EPPTV’s monthly programme People First, MEP Giovanni La Via talks about how the fund helps countries across the EU, and how other EU funds also show solidarity to those in need.
Programma:

De burger voorop

Een maandelijks programma met de nadruk op hoe wetgeving het leven van Europese burgers beïnvloedt, met iedere keer een andere gast die vragen van het publiek over een specifiek beleidsterrein van de EU beantwoordt.
Free WiFi for all in Europe
22-06-2017

Free WiFi for all in Europe

An EU programme to install WiFi in thousands of communities across Europe will help people build skills and businesses to benefit from the digital revolution, says Anne Sander, EPP Group spokeswoman for internet connectivity in local communities. On EPPTV’s People First programme, Sander...
EU common defence policy to face external threats
10-05-2017

EU common defence policy to face external threats

A joint military command in Brussels is an important step towards establishing a European defence force and saving money through interoperability. The EPP Group’s Michael Gahler, spokesman on EU defence, also says the election of Emmanuel Macron as France’s new president is promising...
New EU asylum agency will help tackle the crisis: Carlos Coelho
03-02-2017

New EU asylum agency will help tackle the crisis: Carlos Coelho

A new proposed EU asylum agency will be vital in helping to manage the refugee crisis, but will require solidarity among EU Member States, says the EPP Group’s Carlos Coelho, Shadow Rapporteur of legislation for the agency. The EU also needs a new Dublin process to handle the large flows of...
Make robotics work for us, with common EU policy
05-12-2016

Make robotics work for us, with common EU policy

With robotics and artificial intelligence becoming increasingly cross-border, the EU is debating the creation of a common policy on the technology to promote growth and innovation as well as to protect and create more jobs. The EPP Group’s Therese Comodini Cachia answered vox pop questions on...
EU red lines on Brexit terms, and addressing voter concerns
18-11-2016

EU red lines on Brexit terms, and addressing voter concerns

Facing uncertainty ahead of Brexit negotiations, the EU must see the UK exit as a reason to be stronger, more unified, and respond to the concerns and fears of the EU electorate, say Mairead McGuinness and Paulo Rangel. The EPP Group MEPs responded to questions from pub patrons in Brussels for...
More content, greater protection with EU copyright reform
12-10-2016

More content, greater protection with EU copyright reform

The EU’s proposed copyright reform aims to adapt laws to the Internet age, boost content for consumers and better protect creators. The EPP Group’s Spokeswoman on copyright, Therese Comodini Cachia, answers citizens’ questions on how the proposed law will affect their lives as...
EU Digital Single Market will boost economies and bust geo-blocking
04-07-2016

EU Digital Single Market will boost economies and bust geo-blocking

The EU’s proposed plan to break down barriers within the Digital Single Market will put an end to geo-blocking of consumers between Member States and encourage greater involvement by SMEs, says Andreas Schwab, the EPP Group’s Spokesman for the internal market and consumer protection.
EU Border Guard: rapid reaction force for migrant crisis
01-06-2016

EU Border Guard: rapid reaction force for migrant crisis

A new European Border and Coast Guard Agency, approved by a European Parliament committee and now in trilogue talks between the European Parliament, Council and Commission, is to begin its work by autumn. The EPP Group’s Artis Pabriks, a Latvian MEP and former Foreign and Defence Minister,...
Panama Papers: Alain Lamassoure calls for binding global transparency
29-04-2016

Panama Papers: Alain Lamassoure calls for binding global transparency

The Panama Papers tax evasion scandal, and the LuxLeaks before it, show that the EU and other economic powers must receive detailed corporate tax reporting and share the information to crack down on fraudsters. Watch EPP Group MEP Alain Lamassoure, Chairman of the European Parliament's special...
UK voters think twice before you leap in the dark says EPP Group vice-chairman
01-03-2016

UK voters think twice before you leap in the dark says EPP Group vice-chairman

EU MEPs appeal to UK voters to choose a more certain path by staying in the EU, maintaining its pro-free market influence and pro-Atlantic contribution to EU foreign policy. The EU Council agreement ahead of a UK referendum in June is also seen as a win-win proposal, says EPP Group Vice-Chair Paulo...

Pages

Contactgegevens

-
Ioannis Zografos
Managing producer EPP TV; Communications Strategy