EP Intergroup Newsletter November 2014: Editorial

Dear readers, On 26 November 2014 during the plenary session of the Parliament in Strasbourg a vote will take place in each political group on their final priority list for the establishment of Intergroups for the mandate 2014-2019. This time again, the list of intergroups competing for official recognition from …

EP Intergroup Newsletter September 2014: Editorial

Dear readers, After the summer break, activities in the European Parliament are now being resumed and the months taking us up to the end of the year look dense. The first Parliamentary Committee meetings will be taking place during the first week of September. The list of names and portfolios …

Invasions in Europe

Pavel Poc MEP, Czech Republic, S&D, Member of the Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety During my whole career, not only the political one, I´ve been fighting invasions of any sort, however mainly the invasions of alien species, particularly the heracleum mantegazzianum. Paradoxically enough, although being a …