The European Parliament has offered its building as well as a fleet of cars and lorries to the Brussels regional authorities in its efforts to … Read more
After lengthy negotiations at Eurogroup level failed to bring about a unified European response, European President David Sassoli called on for greater responsibility amongst national … Read more
The European Parliament’s Women’s Rights committee Chair, Evelyn Regner, urged the EU and member states to increase support to victims of domestic violence during the
All European Parliament’s meetings and activities were suspended until March 23 and staff were asked to telework as much as possible, due to the Coronavirus … Read more
THE European Defence Agency (EDA) in Brussels has confirmed one of its employees has tested positive for coronavirus (COVID-19), as the spread of the … Read more
The European Parliament is to cancel more than 100 events because of the coronavirus outbreak but next week’s plenary session “will unfold properly,” Parliament President … Read more
European Parliament considering allowing MEPs to take part in plenary session via video conferencing
The European Parliament is considering allowing quarantined MEPs to take part in plenary sessions via video conference as part of precautions against coronavirus.
MEPs are … Read more
The impact of artificial intelligence and new rules on water quality are among the topics being dealt with in Parliament this week.
On Tuesday, the … Read more
The European parliament has insisted it has no plans to introduce facial recognition technology after a leaked internal memo discussing its use in security provoked … Read more
The European Parliament has called on the European Commission to put forward beefed-up rules on common chargers by July 2020 at the latest.
There is … Read more
The European Conservatives and Reformists group in the European Parliament on Thursday dismissed its British staff without prior notice, invoking a revamp after Brexit, several … Read more
MEPs urge the Commission to present an ambitious Gender Equality Strategy, including measures to reduce the gender pay gap.
In the resolution adopted on … Read more
As of 1 February, the number and distribution of seats in the Parliament changes following the UK’s withdrawal from the EU.
From 1 February, the … Read more
Members of the European Parliament on Wednesday approved a withdrawal agreement that will see the United Kingdom formally leaving the EU by the end of … Read more
Speakers from the Western Balkans parliaments will gather at the European Parliament, under President Sassoli’s patronage, to discuss European prospects for their region.
Parliamentary Speakers … Read more
With the U.K. all but certain to leave the European Union on January 31, this week was the last plenary session in Strasbourg for the … Read more
Prime Minister Andrej Plenković presented the priorities of the Croatian presidency to the European Parliament and Commission President Ursula von der Leyen.
Under the motto … Read more
The EU will have harmonised rules that make it easier for crowdfunding platforms to provide their services cross-border. The aim is to diversify opportunities for … Read more
MEPs are concerned about the credibility of investigations into the murder of journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia and the lack of progress on related accusations.
In … Read more
Jewher Ilham, daughter of Ilham Tohti, Uyghur economist and human rights activist, holds a portrait of her father during the award ceremony for his 2019 … Read more
The European Parliament is to launch a prize for investigative journalism in memory of murdered Maltese journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia.
The Bureau of the European … Read more
The worsening migration situation in Latin America and Europe worries parliamentarians in both regions, who also warn against increasing trade protectionism.
In a joint … Read more
A delegation from the European Parliament is in Madrid to participate in the COP25, where they will meet with key stakeholders in the negotiations.
An … Read more
Further reducing use of pesticides, more funds for research and better monitoring are urgently needed to save the EU’s bees, says the Environment Committee.
The … Read more
The European Parliament have passed a continent-wide ‘Climate Emergency’ resolution 429 votes to 225.
The decision precedes next month’s United Nations climate conference, COP25, in … Read more