A committee is permitted to organise a hearing with experts, where this is considered essential to its work on a particular subject. Hearings can also be held jointly by two or more committees. Most committees organise regular hearings, as they allow them to hear from experts and hold discussions on the key issues. On this page you will find all the available information relating to committee hearings, including programmes and contributions from speakers.

21-03-2019 - Joint PETI and ENVI Public Hearing on Climate Change Denial

PETI ENVI 25-03-2019 - 11:09
Climate choice concept as a person standing at a cross road between an unhealthy scene with polluted dirty air contrasted with a green healthy horizon of plants and clean air for global ecology

On 21 March 2019, the PETI and ENVI Committees will hold a joint Public Hearing on “Climate Change Denial.” The aim of the hearing is to explore the topic of climate change denial under different perspectives and to examine the communication techniques used in politics or by private companies and other actors in society to mislead the public on the negative impact of certain industrial activities or policies on the climate.

Location : József Antall building Room 4Q1


Background documents

Powerpoint Presentations and CV's of speakers

      Mr Jean-Pascal van Ypersele - CV
      Mr Jean-Pascal van Ypersele - Presentation
      Mr Alexander Carius - CV
      Mr Alexander Carius - Presentation
      Mr Geoffrey Supran - Bio
      Mr Geoffrey Supran - Presentation
      Mr Georgi Stefanov - Bio
      Mr Georgi Stefanov - Presentation