Hoorzittingen


Een commissie kan een hoorzitting met deskundigen beleggen wanneer zij deze noodzakelijk acht om een bepaalde zaak naar behoren te kunnen afhandelen. Hoorzittingen kunnen ook gezamenlijk door twee of meer commissies worden gehouden. De meeste commissies houden regelmatig hoorzittingen om deskundigen te horen en over kernzaken te kunnen discussiëren. Op deze pagina staat alle beschikbare informatie over de hoorzittingen van de commissies, inclusief programma's en bijdragen van de sprekers.

05-12-2019 - ENVI-PETI joint Public Hearing on the Revaluation of the wolf population in the EU

ENVI PETI 11-12-2019 - 11:10
Revaluation of the wolf population in the EU

For decades, the wolf was regarded as strongly endangered in Europe. Its population is now recovering in many areas of the continent.The joint ENVI-PETI public hearing, with the association of AGRI, will focus on the wolf population within the EU. (Lees meer)

04-12-2019 - AGRI Public Hearing (ENVI associated) - The refrom of the Common Agricultural Policy

ENVI 11-12-2019 - 11:10
The reform of the common agricultural policy

AGRI in association with ENVI are organising on 4 December 2019 (15.30 to 18.30) a public hearing on the reform of the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP). (Lees meer)

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. (Lees meer)

07-02-2019 - 07-02-2019- EU action towards achieving the 2030 Agenda for SDGs”

DEVE ENVI 04-04-2019 - 16:30
Sustainable Development Goals represented by 17 graphics forming a globe from the UN official site

On Thursday morning, 7 February, the Committees on Development and on Environment, Public Health and Food Safety held a joint hearing with high-level guests to discuss strategic action and better monitoring to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). (Lees meer)

29-01-2019 - Strategy for long-term EU greenhouse gas emissions reduction

ENVI 28-01-2019 - 15:16
Half Earth Image furnished by Nasa protected by a hand preventing CO2 gas emissions, nuclear waste, oil waste, deforestation, global warming represented by hand drawn symbols

Parties to the Paris Agreement are invited to communicate, by 2020, their mid-century, long-term low GHG emission development strategies. The Energy Governance Union Regulation also provides that the Commission adopts a proposal for a Union long-term strategy for greenhouse gas emissions reduction in accordance with the Paris Agreement which includes a scenario on achieving net zero greenhouse gas emissions within the Union by 2050 and negative emissions thereafter. (Lees meer)

04-06-2018 - Labelling of Origin for Agricultural and Food Products

AGRI ENVI 06-11-2018 - 15:10
Woman doing grocery shopping at the supermarket and reading food labels

The Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development (AGRI) in association with the Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety (ENVI) organised a public hearing entitled "Labelling of Origin for Agricultural and Food Products”. (Lees meer)

17-05-2018 - Use of New Breeding Techniques

AGRI ENVI 06-11-2018 - 14:56
Experiment Veal Cultivated Field

A hearing on New Breeding Techniques (NBTs) was organised in association with the ENVI committee. It is widely accepted that new crop varieties need to be developed to meet challenges such as climate change and the spread of plant diseases and an increasing number of plant breeding companies are already actively using NBTs. However some legal uncertainties have persisted in this field. (Lees meer)

24-04-2018 - Joint hearing on ‘The EU budget and Paris Climate Agreement’

BUDG ENVI 25-04-2018 - 14:41
Euro coins, Earth

On Tuesday 24 April 2018, the Committee on Budget (BUDG) and the Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety (ENVI) of the European Parliament are organising a Public Hearing entitled ‘The EU budget and the Paris Climate Agreement’. The objective of the hearing is to assess the compatibility of the current and future EU budgets with the Paris climate agreement. (Lees meer)

22-03-2018 - Hearing: Impact of endocrine disruptors on public health

PETI ENVI 26-03-2018 - 13:53
images of endocrine glands

On 22 March, PETI and ENVI held a joint public hearing on the impact of endocrine disrupting chemicals (EDCs) on public health and the environment, due to the high number of petitions received on the topic. Members listened to experts from EU and national regulatory agencies, academia, and civil society. The hearing consisted of two panels, focusing on the specificities of the EU regulatory approval process for EDCs, and whether it could be conceived differently in the future. (Lees meer)

04-12-2017 - The EU Forest Strategy - Joint AGRI, ENVI and ITRE Public Hearing

AGRI ENVI ITRE 28-05-2018 - 11:32
Wooden Logs with Forest on Background / Trunks of trees cut and stacked in the foreground, green forest in the background with sun rays

The public hearing aimed to provide input to the review to be carried out by 2018 to assess progress in the implementation of the EU Forest Strategy. This joint hearing also provided a platform for annual structural dialogue between the Parliament and the Commission on the implementation of the new EU Forest strategy. (Lees meer)