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Federica Mogherini and Johannes Hahn in Ankara for the High Level Political Dialogue

 Federica Mogherini and Johannes Hahn in Ankara for the High Level Political Dialogue Bruxelles, 16/11/2018 - 12:15, UNIQUE ID: 181116_4 Press releases On 22 November High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission Federica Mogherini and Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn will be in ...
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Bullmann: Now is the time to deliver on the reform of the eurozone

Bullmann: Now is the time to deliver on the reform of the eurozone Ahead of a special Eurogroup meeting next Monday, S&D Group leader Udo Bullmann urged EU finance ministers to act and deliver on the much needed economic and monetary (EMU) reform. Udo Bullmann stated: “For years, we have been discussing the need to strengthen the Eurozone. There is broad agreement across the political...
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Three years after the Bataclan attack, Europe still has lessons to learn on tackling terrorism

Three years after the Bataclan attack, Europe still has lessons to learn on tackling terrorism The European Parliament’s Special Committee on Terrorism voted yesterday evening on its report looking at the practical and legislative deficiencies in the fight against terrorism in Europe. The vote took place exactly three years after a series of attacks claimed the lives of 130 people in Paris, on...
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CPJ welcomes Gulnoza Said as Europe and Central Asia program coordinator

CPJ welcomes Gulnoza Said as Europe and Central Asia program coordinator New York, November 13, 2018--The Committee to Protect Journalists is pleased to announce that Gulnoza Said has been named CPJ's Europe and Central Asia program coordinator. Said will lead efforts to report, monitor, and advocate on press freedom issues in Europe and Central Asia. “Gulnoza has already played an invaluable ...
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Didier Reynders and Alexander De Croo call for ceasefire in Yemen

 Didier Reynders and Alexander De Croo call for ceasefire in Yemen Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders and Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Development Cooperation Alexander De Croo are preoccupied by the on-going fighting in Yemen, particularly in the port of Hodeïda. The city is indeed of strategic importance because it is the entry point for more than t...
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S&Ds: We need an independent way to monitor democracy and the rule of law situation in EU member states

S&Ds: We need an independent way to monitor democracy and the rule of law situation in EU member states The European Parliament today voted on a resolution on the rule of law situation in Romania. S&D MEPs supported the resolution, but again stressed the need for the creation of an independent mechanism to monitor the situation of democracy, the rule of law and fundamental rights in each ...
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S&Ds criticise Austrian presidency on political exploitation of UN global migration compact

S&Ds criticise Austrian presidency on political exploitation of UN global migration compact Following the announcement of the Austrian government, and decisions by Hungary and the United States not to join the UN Global Compact for Migration, the S&D Group has successfully called for an urgent discussion of the topic in this week’s plenary meeting in Strasbourg. Ahead of the debate S&a...
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European Council should not undermine European Parliament’s call to sanction Hungary and take serious action to protect civic rights

European Council should not undermine European Parliament's call to sanction Hungary and take serious action to protect civic rights During an informal meeting today called by the Austrian presidency of the European Council, S&D MEP and chair of the European Parliament’s committee on civil liberties, justice and home affairs, Claude Moraes, outlined the Parliament’s grounds for triggering art...
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AnimalhealthEurope Press Release : Antibiotic stewardship actions take effect across Europe for animal health

AnimalhealthEurope Press Release Antibiotic stewardship actions take effect across Europe for animal health Brussels, 12 November 2018; A strong advocate for responsible use of antibiotics in animals, AnimalhealthEurope is pleased to see the positive outcome of antibiotic stewardship actions taking effect across Europe. During the course of 2018 AnimalhealthEurope surveyed its membership of b...
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