This Brussels Briefing on Agriculture provides an overview of the latest developments in the European Union’s agricultural policy.
Gunnar Hökmark MEP, rapporteur on bank structural reform, discusses what is needed for effective reform and whether it could prevent another financial crisis from happening in Europe.
Jennifer Baker provides insight into the European Union’s lobby register, currently being reinforced by the new Commission, and analyses how the new rules improve transparency in practice.
EU Tweets of the Week: looking at the good, the bad and the ugly in the European Union Twittersphere this week.
Jennifer Baker is joined by Paul Nemitz, Jan Philipp Albrecht MEP & Pat Walshe to debate the question: “Can the next EU regulation guarantee data protection for all?”
Julia Reda MEP talks about the implementation of the EU’s current copyright law (InfoSoc Directive) and discusses how it could be improved.
Antti Timonen, spokesperson for the EPP Group, discusses the European Parliament agenda for this week with Lénaïc Vaudin d’Imécourt.
This latest Brussels Briefing on Trade provides an overview of the European Union’s most pressing trade issues for January 19 - February 2.
Environment journalist Sonja van Renssen is joined by Jos Delbeke, Bas Eickhout MEP & Anders Marvik to debate the question: "ETS Market Stability Reserve: competitiveness vs. climate?"
Environment & Transport
Overview of the top 5 trade issues that will be discussed by the European institutions under the Latvian Presidency of the Council of the EU.
Foreign Affairs & Trade
Overview of the top 5 tech issues that will be discussed by the European institutions under the Latvian Presidency of the Council of the EU.
Overview of the top 5 agriculture issues that will be discussed by the EU institutions under the Latvian Presidency of the European Council.
Food & Agriculture
Overview of priorities Latvian EU Presidency for the first half year of 2015 and foreign affairs challenges that Latvia's presidency of the European Council is likely to face.
Overview of the top 5 energy issues that will be discussed by the European institutions under the Latvian Presidency of the Council of the EU.
Overview of the top 5 environment issues that will be discussed by the EU institutions under the Latvian Presidency of the European Council.
Ilze Juhansone, Latvia’s Permanent Representative to the European Union, reveals the 3 top priorities of the Latvian Presidency of the European Council.
Marietje Schaake MEP critically analyses progress on digital and tech developments: Digital Single Market, Telecoms Package, Net Neutrality & end of the roaming charges.
Jennifer Baker presents the EU Tweets of the Year overview, looking at the stories that dominated the European Union Twittersphere in 2014.
Natasha Bertaud, spokesperson for the European Commission, talks about the 2015 European Commission Work Programme as well as President Juncker's strategy to deliver on priorities.
Watch this animated video explaining the 2014-2019 European Commission led by Jean-Claude Juncker, as well as providing a comprehensive overview of all Vice-Presidents and Commissioners.
Belgian MEP Kathleen van Brempt discusses Juncker's proposal for a 3-year investment programme worth €315 billion to boost jobs and growth.
Pre-summit analysis of the European Council meeting on 18 and 19 December 2014 in Brussels, featuring EPC's leading European politics expert Janis A. Emmanouilidis.
Peter Møller Jensen of Visa Europe discusses the impact of European Union legislation regulating card fees.
Financial & Competition
Giovanni La Via, Chair of the European Parliament’s ENVI Committee, discusses the environment priorities for the new parliamentary term.
Marie Donnelly, Director for Energy Transition at the European Commission, talks about the EU climate and energy goals for 2030.
The Journal: Russian delegation’s credentials, World Cup Qatar 2022
& ill treatment by Bulgarian police
29 January 2015