Sven Giegold
Mitglied der Grünen/EFA-Fraktion im Europaparlament

Sprecher Europagruppe Grüne


Adam Farkas moves to banking lobby: EU Parliament wants to stop revolving door between EU authorities and lobby associations

Today, the plenary of the European Parliament debated and voted on a resolution on “institutions and bodies of the Economic and Monetary Union: preventing post-public employment conflicts of interest”. The resolution had already been adopted unanimously by the European…

Malta: Robert Abela must initiate political restart

MEP Sven Giegold, financial and economic policy spokesperson of the Greens/EFA group,  comments on the assumption of office of Malta’s new Prime Minister Robert Abela: “Abela faces the great challenge of initiating a political restart in Malta. A restart is…

Europe Calling “Hong Kong – What can the EU do?” with Joshua Wong and Agnieszka Brugger MP, on 7th January at 17:30 CET

Limited places, register now:   Dear friends, dear interested,   The protests in Hong Kong did not stop over the holidays. Next Tuesday you will have the chance to speak directly with a member of the opposition! This is a rare…

Drinking Water Directive: Europe will benefit from public drinking water dispensers and cleaner water

The first successful European citizens’ initiative “Right2Water” will become European law. Yesterday (Wednesday, 18 December), the representatives of the European Parliament, the Council of Member States and the European Commission agreed on stricter limits for lead and endocrine disruptors…

Malta: Parliament vote shows Commission must begin Rule of Law dialogue

Today, on the initiative of the Greens/EFA group, the European Parliament has just voted with very large majority (only the extreme right abstained) on a resolution on the Rule of Law in Malta, after the recent revelations around the…