Following today’s presentation today by the European Commission in a plenary session of the European Parliament in Brussels of the Multiannual Financial Framework 2021-2027, EDP Delegate General Gérard Deprez welcomed the European Commission's willingness to give more autonomy budget to the European Union.
Member states continue to give much lower priority to promoting mental wellbeing compared to physical health, writes Marian Harkin
MEPs strongly condemned the murder of Slovak journalist Ján Kuciak, which took place just four months after Daphne Caruana Galizia’s murder. Both were journalists specialising in tax fraud cases.
Syria's future stability is the goal we must achieve, our collective security depends on it, and we know the way, a political agreement between all the parties, an agreement guaranteed by the international community, which gives the Syrian people responsibility for its future.
“Our obligations are far beyond merely legal and moral. We must carry out our responsibilities, in order to not confine victims to their status, and to prove that our societies are strong and resilient. " Nathalie Griesbeck pointed out
The visit to Mexico by Ortuzar and Burzako occurred at an especially important moment in the Mexican political panorama, a few days before the start of a long three-month electoral campaign which will finalise with elections on 1 July to elect the President of the Republic and to renew a large part of the legislative chambers, one third of the Governorships and almost all the mayoralties in the country.
The European Parliament has adopted today a report on the prospects and challenges for the EU apiculture sector calling for a protection of bee health, a support to beekeepers and fighting honey adulteration. This report aims at banning all harmful pesticides, tightening up checks to halt fake honey imports and promoting health benefits of honey.
Le Parlement européen déclare que la situation en Pologne représente un « risque manifeste de violation grave » des valeurs de l’Union européenne, valeurs que le pays s’est engagé à préserver et à promouvoir lors de son adhésion.
The EU should have its own budgetary resources to better meet the needs of European citizens.
Any solution to the ongoing alcohol labelling conundrum must provide a level playing-field for the different drinks sectors, writes Ulrike Müller