Agenda Europe 20th – 26th January 2020

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A quick glance at the main forthcoming events in the European Union including EU Council, Commission and Parliament meetings and other EU-related conferences and events. Events for the week of January 20 to January 26.


 Monday 20


Committee on International Trade meets in Brussels for an exchange of views with the Branch Chief of the International Labour Organisation.


Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs meets to discuss an update on the implementation of the Malta Declaration and on the Search and Rescue Operations in the Mediterranean.


Tuesday 21


On Tuesday, MEPs in the Committee on International Trade (INTA) will vote to pave the way for the ratification of the Free Trade Agreement and Investment Protection Agreement between the European Union and the Socialist Republic of Vietnam.


Wednesday 22


The European Commission presents its vision for the Conference on the Future of Europe. The Commission’s proposals follow the call from the European Parliament earlier this week for the conference to be a bottom-up, inclusive format with citizens at heart.


Thursday 23


The Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs (ECON) jointly with the Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety (ENVI) on Thursday will give the green light to new rules defining sustainable investments in the EU. 


On Thursday, MEPs in the Committee on Constitutional Affairs (AFCO) will vote on the conclusion of the Withdrawal Agreement.


Friday 24


Conference on New Green Deal  “Climate crisis. The manifesto of Assisi, for a human scale economy”


Mr Frans Timmermans in Davos, Switzerland (until 24/1):attends the World Economic Forum.


Ms Margrethe Vestager receives Mr Hans Van Baalen, President of the ALDE party.



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