17:30 Speech at the presentation of the book “Europe as a Project – Being Protagonist of our Future”, Pontifical Gregorian University of Rome
Joint AGRI-ENVI-DEVE meeting
Effects of the EU-Mercosur trade deal on the sustainability of European agriculture will be up for a debate in the Agriculture Committee on Monday afternoon. MEPs will quiz farmers' representatives and NGOs on potential general and sector-specific risks of the deal and on its possible environmental, social and economic impacts.
17:40 Meeting with Cardinal Jean-Claude Hollerich, President of the Commission of the Bishops’ Conferences of the EU and Rev. Christian Krieger, President of Conference of European Churches
Extraordinary meeting of the budgetary control committee with the European court of auditors
13:55 Meeting with Her Majesty the Queen of the Belgians, (arrival Spaak Protocol entry)
14:30 Opening of the 30th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child
Convention on the Rights of the Child. Parliament is organising a high-level conference to mark the 30th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child as well as to discuss progress made over the past three decades and reflect on the challenges that children and youth face today. It will be opened by Her Majesty the Queen of the Belgians, Parliament President David Sassoli as well as Spanish singer and UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador David Bisbal. (Wednesday).
Joint debate with the Subcommittee on Human Rights (DROI) and the Delegation for relations with Maghreb countries (DMAG) (09.00-11.30)
Data protection rules as a trust-enabler in the EU and beyond – taking stock - presentation by the Commission (15.45-16.30)
Rule of law in Hungary: follow up in the Council to the Parliament’s reasoned proposal pursuant to Article 7(1) TEU as regards the situation of the rule of law in Hungary - presentation by the Finnish Presidency on the first hearing in the General Affairs Council of 16 September 2019 (16.30-17.30)
18:00 Speech at the Conference “Europe: Challenges and prospects for the next few years”, Genoa
12:00 Festival of the newspaper “Il Foglio”, Palazzo Vecchio, Florence
15:00 Conference on "Humility, disinterest, beatitude: Christianity as a style for a new humanism" organized by the Tuscan Episcopal Conference, Theological Faculty of Central Italy in Florence