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Press release - Hungary: MEPs denounce deliberate and systematic efforts to undermine EU values

Thu, 01/06/2023 - 12:34
In its latest resolution, Parliament raises serious concerns over developments in Hungary, in light of the upcoming Hungarian Presidency of the Council of the EU.
Committee on Budgetary Control
Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs

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Press release - Prudent use of antibiotics and more research needed to fight antimicrobial resistance

Thu, 01/06/2023 - 12:24
Parliament adopted its recommendations on Thursday for a coordinated EU response to health threats posed by antimicrobial resistance.
Subcommittee on Public Health

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Press release - MEPs push companies to mitigate their negative social and environmental impact

Thu, 01/06/2023 - 12:19
On Thursday, Parliament adopted its position for negotiations with member states on rules to integrate human rights and environmental impact into companies’ governance.
Committee on Legal Affairs

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Press release - MeToo: MEPs call for more to be done to tackle sexual harassment in the EU

Thu, 01/06/2023 - 12:17
Evaluating what EU institutions and countries have done so far to fight against sexual harassment, MEPs call for better reporting procedures and support for victims.
Committee on Women’s Rights and Gender Equality

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Press release - Parliament wants to make EU textiles and clothing industry greener

Thu, 01/06/2023 - 12:04
MEPs call on the Commission and EU countries to end “fast fashion” and help consumers make more ethically responsible and sustainable choices.
Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety

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Press release - MEPs want better protection for quality agricultural products

Thu, 01/06/2023 - 12:04
On Thursday, the European Parliament adopted its position for talks on new rules on EU geographical indications for agricultural products.
Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development

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Press release - MEPs endorse plan to provide more ammunition for Ukraine

Thu, 01/06/2023 - 11:55
On Thursday, Parliament backed a draft bill to increase European production of ammunition and missiles.
Committee on Industry, Research and Energy

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Press release - MEPs propose reforms to protect democratic institutions and Parliament’s integrity

Thu, 01/06/2023 - 10:33
The alleged attempts to influence MEPs unveiled loopholes in Parliament’s internal rules, alongside other issues, says Special Committee on Foreign Interference.
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 - EP TODAY

Thu, 01/06/2023 - 08:33
Thursday, 1 June

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Press release - President Zourabichvili of Georgia: We want to reunite with our European family

Wed, 31/05/2023 - 17:23
On Wednesday afternoon, Georgian President Salome Zourabichvili addressed the European Parliament in Brussels.

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Press release - Opening: minute of silence in memory of victims of floods in Italy

Wed, 31/05/2023 - 17:19
President Metsola led MEPs in a minute of silence to remember the victims of the floods in Italy, at the opening of the 31 May - 1 June session in Brussels.

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Press release - Foreign interference and fight against corruption: press conference after vote

Wed, 31/05/2023 - 17:07
On Thursday at 12.30, lead MEPs on the Committee on Foreign Interference will brief journalists on the outcome of two reports on how to counter meddling in democratic processes.
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 - EP TODAY

Wed, 31/05/2023 - 10:34
Wednesday, 31 May

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Press release - Fisheries: deal reached on new rules to improve compliance and traceability

Wed, 31/05/2023 - 10:32
New technologies, such as on-board cameras, and improvements in traceability should help ensuring better compliance and increased consumer protection.
Committee on Fisheries

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Press release - Press briefing on this week’s plenary session

Wed, 31/05/2023 - 10:03
The European Parliament press services will hold a last-minute online press briefing on the 31 May - 1 June plenary session today at 14.30.

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Press release - Rule of law in Hungary: press conference with lead MEPs

Tue, 30/05/2023 - 17:58
On Wednesday, ahead of a debate and vote in plenary on a resolution on the Hungarian government’s efforts to undermine European values, lead MEPs will brief journalists.

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Press release - European Youth Event 2023: young people speak out a year before EU elections

Tue, 30/05/2023 - 15:03
Around 10,000 young people from the EU and beyond will meet in Strasbourg to discuss Europe’s future, against the backdrop of the war against Ukraine and upcoming European elections.

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Press release - Pollution: MEPs support stricter rules to reduce industrial emissions

Wed, 24/05/2023 - 18:02
On Wednesday, the Environment Committee adopted its position on EU rules to further reduce pollution and steer large agro-industrial installations in the green transition.
Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety

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Press release - MEPs vote to speed up the freezing and confiscation of criminal assets

Tue, 23/05/2023 - 12:48
The new legislation on seizing criminal assets would ensure fast and efficient freezing operations everywhere in the EU, and quicker compensation for victims.
Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs

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Press release - President Metsola at the European Moldova Assembly rally: Moldova is not alone

Sun, 21/05/2023 - 11:43
European Parliament President Roberta Metsola addressed today 70 000 participants of the European Moldova Assembly rally in Chisinau.

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