Sven Giegold
Mitglied der Grünen/EFA-Fraktion im Europaparlament

Sprecher Europagruppe Grüne

Whistleblower

Hervé Falciani ist frei, Europa schützt künftig alle Whistleblower

Sehr geehrte Bürgerinnen und Bürger, Liebe Interessierte, Sie hatten auf https://you.wemove.eu/campaigns/Gegen-die-Auslieferung-des-Falciani-Whistleblower unsere Petition für die Freiheit von Whistleblower Hervé Falciani unterstützt. Das spanische Gericht hatte die Auslieferung des ehemaligen Mitarbeiters der HSBC-Bank im September 2018 abgelehnt. Der Fall gegen Falciani…
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Trialogue agreement: breakthrough for whistleblower protection

An agreement on European whistleblower protection has just been reached midnight in the trialogue between the European Parliament, Commission and Council. Many years of Green campaigning for the protection of whistleblowers end in success. The German and French governments…
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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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Danske Bank und ING im Europaparlament: TAX3-Anhörung zur Geldwäsche im europäischen Bankensektor

Danske Bank und ING im Europaparlament: TAX3-Anhörung zur Geldwäsche im europäischen Bankensektor   Diese Woche findet am Mittwoch, 21. November, im Steuerausschuss des Europäischen Parlaments (TAX3) eine Anhörung zum Kampf gegen Geldwäsche im europäischen Bankensektor statt. Howard Wilkinson, früheres Vorstandsmitglied…
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Victory for the protection of whistleblowers

Whistleblowers should be better protected in the future. The European Commission presented its draft directive today. It takes up key demands of the Greens/EFA Group, which took the initiative for better protection of whistleblowers against the background of the…
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Deltour’s appeal: Whistleblowing is about public interest, not intentions

This Thursday, 11 January, Antoine Deltour’s appeal will be ruled by the Luxembourg (revision) court. The LuxLeaks whistleblower had appealed against the scandalous decision of not having acted with honest intention.   Sven Giegold, spokesperson for economic and financial affairs for…
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