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Press release - Pesticides: Public hearing with pesticide firms on toxicity studies

Mon, 17/07/2023 - 14:09
Environment committee MEPs will hold a public hearing on Tuesday to query the disclosures by pesticide firms of the results of toxicity studies.
Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety

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Press release - EU-CELAC: parliamentarians call for defence of multilateralism, promote trade

Mon, 17/07/2023 - 13:51
The EU, Latin America and the Caribbean should revitalise rules-based multilateralism, in order to ensure peace, respect for human rights and international security.
Committee on Development

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Press release - Defending democratic institutions and EP’s integrity against malign interference

Thu, 13/07/2023 - 15:36
Parliament calls for effective monitoring and surveillance systems to detect foreign interference in its activity, in a report adopted on Thursday.
Special Committee on foreign interference in all democratic processes in the European Union, including disinformation, and the strengthening of integrity, transparency and accountability in the European Parliament

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Press release - Search and rescue: MEPs demand more EU action to save lives at sea

Thu, 13/07/2023 - 15:26
MEPs wish to see the EU and member states carry out more active and coordinated search and rescue (SAR) operations, with border agency Frontex playing a key role.
Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs

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Press release - MEPs approve plans to provide more ammunition for Ukraine

Thu, 13/07/2023 - 14:37
On Thursday, Parliament adopted plans to increase EU production of ammunition and missiles to address the current shortage.
Committee on Industry, Research and Energy

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Press release - Human rights breaches in Venezuela, Kyrgyzstan and India

Thu, 13/07/2023 - 14:04
On Thursday, the European Parliament adopted three resolutions on the human rights situation in Venezuela, Kyrgyzstan and India.
Committee on Foreign Affairs
Subcommittee on Human Rights

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Press release - EP TODAY

Thu, 13/07/2023 - 09:41
Thursday, 13 July

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Press release - EU ethics body: Commission’s proposal “unsatisfactory”, MEPs say

Wed, 12/07/2023 - 16:12
Parliament has taken stock of the Commission’s draft agreement for an independent ethics body for the EU institutions, criticising its lack of ambition.
Committee on Constitutional Affairs

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Press release - Nature restoration law: MEPs adopt position for negotiations with Council

Wed, 12/07/2023 - 16:03
The EU must have restoration measures in place by 2030 covering at least 20% of its land and sea areas, say MEPs.
Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety

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Press release - COVID-19: Parliament adopts roadmap to better prepare for future health crises

Wed, 12/07/2023 - 15:55
MEPs want to reinforce the European Health Union and the resilience of national health systems in view of future challenges.
Special Committee on the COVID-19 pandemic: lessons learned and recommendations for the future

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Press release - Bulgaria and Romania should be in Schengen by end of 2023, says Parliament

Wed, 12/07/2023 - 13:28
MEPs call on the Council to approve Romania and Bulgaria’s accession to the Schengen free-travel area by the end of 2023.
Committee on Petitions

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Press release - Ecodesign: more environmentally-friendly and energy-efficient products

Wed, 12/07/2023 - 12:41
On Wednesday, Parliament agreed on its negotiating position for talks with EU governments on a new law to make products in the EU more sustainable.
Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety

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Press release - Combating violence against women: MEPs ready to negotiate on draft EU directive

Wed, 12/07/2023 - 09:53
Parliament adopted its mandate for negotiations with Council on rules to combat violence against women, ahead of the first round of talks tomorrow.
Committee on Women’s Rights and Gender Equality
Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs

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Press release - EP TODAY

Wed, 12/07/2023 - 08:33
Wednesday, 12 July

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Press release - Parliament adopts new rules to boost energy savings

Tue, 11/07/2023 - 14:42
MEPs approved plans, already agreed with Council, that set new energy saving targets for 2030, as part of the European Green Deal.
Committee on Industry, Research and Energy

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Press release - EU job seekers’ aid worth €2.2 million for 603 dismissed workers in Belgium

Tue, 11/07/2023 - 14:39
Parliament approved €2.2 million in EU aid for 603 employees of “Logistics Nivelles SA”, who were left jobless after the parent company decided to close down their site.
Committee on Budgets

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Press release - New electoral rules and the “Lex Tusk”: Poland’s latest threats to EU values

Tue, 11/07/2023 - 13:58
Parliament has raised concerns about the recent election reform in Poland and criticised heavily the “State Commission for the examination of Russian interference”.
Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs

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Press release - Semiconductors: MEPs adopt legislation to boost EU chips industry

Tue, 11/07/2023 - 13:45
Plans to secure the EU’s supply of chips by boosting production and innovation, and establishing emergency measures against shortages, were adopted by Parliament on Tuesday.
Committee on Industry, Research and Energy

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Press release - MEPs adopt new rules for more charging stations and greener maritime fuels

Tue, 11/07/2023 - 13:33
MEPs approved new rules on more alternative fuel stations for cars and trucks, simple and easy recharging, and on cleaner maritime fuels.
Committee on Transport and Tourism

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Press release - Protection of journalists in the EU: MEPs back rules to stop abusive legal cases

Tue, 11/07/2023 - 13:23
Parliament wants to reinforce protection of journalists and activists in the EU against unfounded and abusive lawsuits aimed to silence them.
Committee on Legal Affairs

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