Press Corner

Highlights of the week

22.10.2018 - 26.10.2018
  • The European Parliament will vote on Thursday on its final approval of the improved Schengen...
  • The EPP Group is in favour of new rules to reduce plastic pollution in Europe. The rules will be...
  • We want everyone to have access to quality water that is affordable and safe. On Tuesday, MEPs will...
  • On Tuesday, at the request of the EPP Group, MEPs will debate the situation in Venezuela,...


Pedro López de Pablo
Director, Press and Communications
Mobile: +32 475 493 352

Press Conferences

23.10.2018 - 09:30 - 09:50 - European Parliament, Strasbourg - LOW N-1/201

EPP Group October II Plenary Briefing

Press Officer: Marion Jeanne
23.10.2018 - 14:30 - 15:00 - European Parliament, Strasbourg - LOW N-1/201

Drinking Water Directive

Press Officer: Marta Osojnik
23.10.2018 - 17:00 - 17:30 - European Parliament, Strasbourg - LOW N-1/201

Directive on the reduction of the impact of certain plastic products, marine litter, and the protection of 'Made in Italy'

Press Officer: Sebastiano Chialastri
24.10.2018 - 16:30 - 17:00 - European Parliament, Strasbourg - LOW N-1/201

Plenary agenda priorities

Press Officer: Constantina Voutounou


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two police officers doing a traffic control
22.10.2018 - 15:33

New Schengen Information System will track criminals and illegally-staying persons regardless of national borders

How can we effectively find criminals and terrorists in a Union without internal border checks? How are we able to enforce our rules and decisions on...
Esther Herranz García MEP and Nuno Melo MEP
18.10.2018 - 17:50

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...
EPP Group highlights the EU’s long-term need for young farmers
18.10.2018 - 17:00

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...
traffic on german autobahn,european cars and trucks
18.10.2018 - 10:32

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...