Issue 432 | 18 April 2016
Christos Stylianides interview, Energy Union, Smart Cities, fisheries, Allergy Prevention, Immunisation Week, Parliament Chauffeurs, 5 Questions with Brando Benifei and more
A proactive approach:
Globetrotting humanitarian aid Commissioner Christos Stylianides talks to the Parliament Magazine's Julie Levy-Abegnoli about why he’s at home in a plane, the situation on the ground in Jordan and Lebanon and why, despite the challenges, Europe has something to be proud of.
Parliament's legal affairs committee has achieved considerable success in the first half of this mandate, but with Brexit come fresh challenges, says Pavel Svoboda.
On April 11, the LIBE Committee held a hearing on the Commission’s proposal for an ePrivacy regulation.
The long-term prosperity of EU citizens is at the heart of the ITRE committee's agenda, explains Jerzy Buzek.
New-build and ageing soviet-era nuclear plants on EU's eastern borders pose a serious threat to Europe's security, warns Eli Hadzhieva.
The EU must show leadership in the fight against chronic diseases, argues Anthony Gitau.
Live animals export trade is marring the EU's reputation as a leader in animal protection, says Olga Kikou.