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Comisión de Medio Ambiente, Salud Pública y Seguridad Alimentaria

Últimas noticias

19-10-2020 - 11:37
The next ENVI Committee meetings will take place on Wednesday, 28 October from 13.45 to 15.45.

The calendar of committee meeting dates during the COVID-19 period had to be adapted.

The current precautionary measures adopted by the European Parliament to contain the spread of COVID-19 do not affect work on legislative priorities.

List of the planned ENVI committee meetings:

* 29/10 from 9:00 - 11:00

* 29/10 from 11:30 to 12:30

* 10/11/2020 from 09:00 - 11:00

* 10/11/2020 from 11:30 - 12:30

* 16/11/2020 from 13:45 - 15:45

* 16/11/2020 from 16:45 - 18:45

* 30/11/2020 from 13:45 - 15:45

* 01/12/2020 from 09:00 - 11:00

* 01/12/2020 from 11:30 - 12:30

* 10/12/2020 from 09:00 - 11:00

* 10/12/2020 from 11:30 - 12:30

Dates marked with * are subject to the final confirmation.

Asuntos destacados

EU health programme
14-10-2020 - 18:13

On 13 and 14 October the ENVI committee voted on its draft report on the so-called “EU4Health Programme” to enhance health promotion and resilience of health systems across the EU. The report was adopted with 74 votes in favour, 5 against and 1 abstentions. The draft Report reinstates the ambitious funding of EUR 9.4 billion, as originally proposed by the Commission.

ENVI Public Hearing
13-10-2020 - 12:30

On Monday 12 October, from 13.45 to 15.40, the ENVI held a public hearing on “Prospects and Perils for the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety in the Future EU-UK Relationship”. Committee Members heard from academic, NGO and industry experts about possible divergences between EU and UK standards in the areas of the environment, public health and food safety and consider policy measures that might be adopted to combat any adverse effects.

Rainforest removal
01-10-2020 - 15:34

On Monday and Thursday, ENVI Members voted on the first ENVI legislative own-initiative report on an EU legal framework to halt and reverse EU-driven global deforestation on the basis of article 225 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union. The ENVI Committee adopted the above-mentioned report with 45 votes in favour, 11 against and 25 abstentions.

Hand scrolling pictures from an industrial landscape to a green forest on a lake side
01-10-2020 - 15:29

Frans Timmermans, Executive VP and Commissioner for the European Green Deal, attended the ENVI committee meeting on Monday 28 September for an exchange of views on the 2030 Climate Target Plan, which includes a Communication called “Stepping up Europe's 2030 Climate Ambition” and an accompanying Impact Assessment.

Carbon Neutrality. Photo by Sebastian Pichler on Unsplash
21-09-2020 - 10:31

The study analyses the European Parliament’s (EP) carbon footprint in the context of the recent EP resolutions, in which it declared a climate emergency in Europe and requested the development of a strategy to become itself carbon-neutral by 2030.

Cancer prevention colourful ribbons
21-09-2020 - 10:23

This study provides an overview of the current state-of-play in Europe in respect to the fight against cancer. It focuses in particular on four main areas: causation of cancer; cancer screening and early diagnosis; access to cancer treatment, care and research; and rare and childhood cancers. It provides key findings and recommendations in each of these areas.