Sven Giegold
Mitglied der Grünen/EFA-Fraktion im Europaparlament

Sprecher Europagruppe Grüne

European Commission

Public hearing with Ursula von der Leyen: Watch live today

Dear friends, dear interested people, in today’s hearing of the Green Group in the European Parliament, Ursula von der Leyen will be confronted with critical questions – and the European public will be able to take part via livestream. This…

EU-Commission shuts out citizens from TTIP decision

Today the EU-Commission announced their decision to reject the European citizens’ initative “Stop TTIP” on legal grounds. The citizens’ inititiative is supported by an alliance of 250 non-governmental organisations and political parties all accross Europe. Sven Giegold, speaker of the…

EV: Commission to present bail-out fund contributions

European Voice: Commission to present bail-out fund contributions How the Commission calculates contributions to the eurozone bail-out fund is controversial as it could lead to banks from some member states paying much more than similar-sized banks in…

Shaping together European Support for the Social Economy

The European Commission has announced to organize a big Europen congress on Social entrepreneuship and Social economy in Strasbourg, January 16th-17th 2014. The conference will take part in cooperation with the European Economic and Social committee and the city…