Sven Giegold
Mitglied der Grünen/EFA-Fraktion im Europaparlament

Sprecher Europagruppe Grüne


Selmayr appointment: cloak-and-dagger operation needs examination in parliament

Surprisingly and at short notice, the EU Commission has appointed Martin Selmayr, the current Head of Cabinet of Jean-Claude Juncker as Secretary-General of the EU Commission’s General Secretariat. MEP Sven Giegold, rapporteur for transparency, accountability and integrity in the EU…

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….

Letter to President Juncker on the Commission’s Code of Conduct

Letter to President Juncker and the College of Commissioners on the Commission’s Code of Conduct Brussels, 14 November 2016 Dear Commission President Jean Claude Juncker, Dear Commissioners of the European Union, In the…