This Brussels Briefing on Agriculture provides an update on the latest developments in the European Union’s farm policy.
Food & Agriculture
ALDE - President Guy Verhofstadt plenary speech on preparations for the European Council meeting (18 & 19 December 2014).
Ilze Juhansone, Latvia’s Permanent Representative to the European Union, reveals the 3 top priorities of the Latvian Presidency of the European Council.
Journal du Conseil de l’Europe, semaine du 18 décembre 2014. Dans l’édition de cette semaine : discrimination en Hongrie, coopération européenne dans le domaine de la culture et retour sur l'année 2014.
Council of Europe Journal for 18 December 2014, covering: discrimination in Hungary, European cultural cooperation & human rights in 2014.
Latvian Presidency of the Council of the EU - Welcome Video.
As the year comes to an end, we take a look at the Net Neutrality and Regulatory Debate of 2014. …
Sophie in ‘t Veld MEP 16 December 2014 plenary speech on Commission Work Programme 2015 - ALDE.
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.
James Holtum, spokesperson for the ECR Group, discusses European Commission President Juncker's €315 billion investment package.
Financial & Competition
James Holtum of the ECR Group discusses the final vote on the 2015 EU budget during the European Parliament's plenary session on 17 December.
James Holtum, spokesperson for the ECR Group, discusses the European Parliament's vote on whether to recognise Palestinian statehood on 17 December.
Foreign Affairs & Trade
Jennifer Baker presents the EU Tweets of the Year overview, looking at the stories that dominated the European Union Twittersphere in 2014.
James Holtum of the ECR Group discusses the 2015 European Commission Work Programme. According to a leaked draft, 80 pieces of pending EU legislation will be withdrawn.