Sven Giegold
Mitglied der Grünen/EFA-Fraktion im Europaparlament

Sprecher Europagruppe Grüne

EU Commission

Vergabeverfahren von EU-Spitzenposten muss reformiert werden

Zur Nominierung von Ursula von der Leyen als EU-Kommissionspräsidentin erklärt Sven Giegold, Sprecher von Bündnis 90/Die Grünen im Europäischen Parlament: “Die Lehre aus dem EU-Gipfel muss sein, dass wir eine Reform des Vergabeverfahrens von EU-Spitzenposten brauchen. Das Spitzenkandidaten-Prinzip darf nicht…
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Whistleblower: Public pressure makes agreement likely tonight

At tonight’s trilogue meeting of the European Parliament, EU Commission and Council of Member States on whistleblower protection, a deal is considered likely. The crucial point is whether whistleblowers are forced to report internally in order to be guaranteed…
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New Code of Conduct: Commission may not choose its own judges

During today’s Commission meeting, President Juncker presented his suggestions for a reform of the Commission’s Code of Conduct. The public outcry over former Commission President Barroso’s changeover to Goldman Sachs had triggered this discussion to reform Commission’s integrity rules….
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Votes on commissioners today: all details

Votes on some Commissioners-designate will take place this evening: ·         ITRE/ENVI Vote onCanete: 18:30, room JAN 4Q2 ·         ITRE/ENVI Vote onBratusek: 18:30, room JAN 4Q2 ·         ECON/EMPL/ITRE Vote on Katainen: 19:30 room JAN 2Q2 ·         ECON Vote on Hill: 20:00 room JAN 2Q2 ·         ECON Vote on Moscovici:20:30 room JAN 2Q2 ·         ECON/EMPL…
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Timetable Meetings on Hill, Katainen and Moscovici today

Meetings on HILL, KATAINEN and MOSCOVICI Please find hereunder details of the times and venues for today’s coordinators’ meetings: 1. ECON / EMPL / ITRE: 12:00 – 12:30: Evaluation of…
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