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128th CoR plenary session

Institutional and Political Issues
Date: Thursday, 22 March 2018 - Friday, 23 March 2018

Venue: European Parliament  |  City: Ixelles, Belgium


The members of the European Committee of the Regions will meet in the 128th plenary session.

Ten opinions will be on the agenda of this plenary session.

On the first day, members will debate on the integration of migrants and social cohesion with Mr Dimitris Avramopoulos, Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship, Ms Laura Thompson, Deputy Director General of the International Organization for Migration, Ms Anila Noor, Representative of the European Migrant Advisory Board, and Mr Matthieu Le Grelle, co-founder of Duo for a job. On the same day, Mr Johannes Hahn, Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations will debate with members.

In the second day, Mr Jan Olbricht, MEP, rapporteur of the European Parliament on the Multiannual Financial Framework, will debate with members on expectations of local and regional authorities in the EU towards the next MFF.

The list of opinions which will be adopted during the March plenary session:

Mid-term review of the implementation of the European Agenda on Migration, rapporteur Mr Dimitrios Kalogeropoulos (GR/EPP) 

Regulation on the European citizens’ initiative, rapporteur Mr Luc Van Den Brande (BE/EPP)

Mid-term revision of the ESF preparing the post-2020 proposal, rapporteur Ms Catiuscia Marini (IT/PES)

Enlargement: Inclusion of Western Balkan Local and Regional Authorities in EU's Macro-regional, Cross-border and other Transnational Cooperation Initiatives, rapporteur Mr Franz Schausberger(AT/EPP)

The cost and risk of non-cohesion: the strategic value of the Cohesion policy in pursuing Treaty's objectives and facing new challenges to the European regions, rapporteur Mr Mieczysław Struk (PL/EPP)

Boosting broadband connectivity in Europe, rapporteur Mr Mart Võrklaev (EE/ALDE)

The amendment of the Structural Reform Support Programme and new budgetary instruments for the euro area, rapporteur Ms Olga Zrihen (BE/SPE)

Trade package, rapporteur Ms Micaela Fanelli (IT/PES)

A European strategy for industry: the role and perspective of regional and local authorities, rapporteur Mr Heinz Lehmann (DE/EPP)

Proposal for a European Defence Fund, rapporteur Mr Dainis Turlais (LV/ALDE)



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  • From Thursday, 22 March 2018 to Friday, 23 March 2018

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