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Another revolution in Kyrgyzstan?

22-10-2020

Kyrgyzstan is the only ex-Soviet Central Asian country to have achieved a measure of democracy, but it is also highly volatile. Massive protests broke out after irregularities in the October 2020 parliamentary elections, toppling the government. Ex-convict, Sadyr Japarov, is now the country's prime minister and acting president. New parliamentary and presidential elections are planned for December 2020 and January 2021.

Kyrgyzstan is the only ex-Soviet Central Asian country to have achieved a measure of democracy, but it is also highly volatile. Massive protests broke out after irregularities in the October 2020 parliamentary elections, toppling the government. Ex-convict, Sadyr Japarov, is now the country's prime minister and acting president. New parliamentary and presidential elections are planned for December 2020 and January 2021.

Commitments made at the hearings of the Commissioners-designate - von der Leyen Commission 2019-2024

16-10-2020

This document provides links to all Briefings produced by the Policy Departments of the Directorate-General for Internal Policies and of the Directorate-General for External Policies of the European Parliament, with salient points and essential commitments made by the Vice-Presidents and Commissioners-designates at their respective hearings before the European Parliament, in September-November 2019 and in October 2020. For an exhaustive list of all commitments made and positions taken by the candidates ...

This document provides links to all Briefings produced by the Policy Departments of the Directorate-General for Internal Policies and of the Directorate-General for External Policies of the European Parliament, with salient points and essential commitments made by the Vice-Presidents and Commissioners-designates at their respective hearings before the European Parliament, in September-November 2019 and in October 2020. For an exhaustive list of all commitments made and positions taken by the candidates, the full verbatim report of each public hearing is available on the dedicated hearings website of the European Parliament, as are the written questions and answers.

World Food Programme: Food for peace

15-10-2020

On 9 October 2020, the Norwegian Nobel Committee awarded the Nobel Peace Prize to the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) 'for its efforts to combat hunger, for its contribution to bettering conditions for peace in conflict-affected areas and for acting as a driving force in efforts to prevent the use of hunger as a weapon of war and conflict'. Adding to a worrying rise in food insecurity, the impacts of the coronavirus pandemic have pushed millions more people to the brink of famine. The WFP's ...

On 9 October 2020, the Norwegian Nobel Committee awarded the Nobel Peace Prize to the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) 'for its efforts to combat hunger, for its contribution to bettering conditions for peace in conflict-affected areas and for acting as a driving force in efforts to prevent the use of hunger as a weapon of war and conflict'. Adding to a worrying rise in food insecurity, the impacts of the coronavirus pandemic have pushed millions more people to the brink of famine. The WFP's expertise on emergencies, often in conflict areas, has provided relief to the most fragile populations. The EU supports the WFP through funding, knowledge-sharing, and protecting its vessels from piracy in certain waters.

Study in focus: Regulatory Sandboxes and Innovation Hubs for FinTech

15-10-2020

The original full study analyses the design and operation of regulatory sandboxes and innovation hubs as part of jurisdictions’ regulatory response to financial innovation, focusing on the models adopted in the EU and the EFTA countries. This document was prepared by the Policy Department for Economic, Scientific and Quality of Life Policies at the request of the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs (ECON).

The original full study analyses the design and operation of regulatory sandboxes and innovation hubs as part of jurisdictions’ regulatory response to financial innovation, focusing on the models adopted in the EU and the EFTA countries. This document was prepared by the Policy Department for Economic, Scientific and Quality of Life Policies at the request of the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs (ECON).

Barriers to Competition through Joint Ownership by Institutional Investors

15-10-2020

In recent years, the phenomenon of common ownership by institutional investors has sparked considerable debate about its impact on competition and companies’ corporate governance. The original full study analyses some specific features of common ownership by institutional investors in the European banking sector, at the intersection between competition policy, financial sector regulation and corporate governance rules. This document was provided by the Policy Department for Economic, Scientific and ...

In recent years, the phenomenon of common ownership by institutional investors has sparked considerable debate about its impact on competition and companies’ corporate governance. The original full study analyses some specific features of common ownership by institutional investors in the European banking sector, at the intersection between competition policy, financial sector regulation and corporate governance rules. This document was provided by the Policy Department for Economic, Scientific and Quality of Life Policies at the request of the committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs (ECON).

Auteur externe

S. FRAZZANI, K. NOTI, M. P. SCHINKEL, J. SELDESLACHTS, A. BANAL ESTAÑOL, N. BOOT, C. ANGELICI

Online Platforms’ Moderation of Illegal Content Online

15-10-2020

The original full study reviews and assesses the EU regulatory framework on content moderation and current practices by key online platforms. It assesses the regulation in six countries/regions and makes recommendations to improve the EU legal framework on content moderation in the context of the forthcoming Digital Services Act.

The original full study reviews and assesses the EU regulatory framework on content moderation and current practices by key online platforms. It assesses the regulation in six countries/regions and makes recommendations to improve the EU legal framework on content moderation in the context of the forthcoming Digital Services Act.

Auteur externe

Alexandre DE STREEL et al.

Soutien à la démocratie en Biélorussie

14-10-2020

L’élection présidentielle d’août 2020 en Biélorussie s’est déroulée en violation flagrante de toutes les normes reconnues au niveau international, des principes démocratiques et des valeurs européennes. L’Union européenne se tient aux côtés des millions de Biélorusses qui ont décidé de s’opposer au régime d’Alexandre Loukachenko. Le Parlement européen devrait mettre aux voix un projet de recommandation sur les relations avec la Biélorussie lors de la période de session d’octobre II.

L’élection présidentielle d’août 2020 en Biélorussie s’est déroulée en violation flagrante de toutes les normes reconnues au niveau international, des principes démocratiques et des valeurs européennes. L’Union européenne se tient aux côtés des millions de Biélorusses qui ont décidé de s’opposer au régime d’Alexandre Loukachenko. Le Parlement européen devrait mettre aux voix un projet de recommandation sur les relations avec la Biélorussie lors de la période de session d’octobre II.

CAP amending regulation (CMO)

14-10-2020

The 'amending regulation' is part of a set of three legislative proposals presented by the European Commission with the aim of reshaping and modernising the EU's common agricultural policy (CAP) for 2021 to 2027. It introduces changes to five regulations, including regarding the single common market organisation (CMO). Based on the work of the European Parliament's Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development (AGRI) during the previous legislative term, Parliament is expected to debate the framework ...

The 'amending regulation' is part of a set of three legislative proposals presented by the European Commission with the aim of reshaping and modernising the EU's common agricultural policy (CAP) for 2021 to 2027. It introduces changes to five regulations, including regarding the single common market organisation (CMO). Based on the work of the European Parliament's Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development (AGRI) during the previous legislative term, Parliament is expected to debate the framework during the October II plenary session and adopt its position for negotiations with the Council.

Mobilisation du Fonds européen d’ajustement à la mondialisation – Secteurs connexes de la construction navale en Espagne

14-10-2020

La Commission européenne a proposé de mobiliser un montant de 2 054 400 EUR au titre du Fonds européen d’ajustement à la mondialisation (FEM) pour faire face aux licenciements intervenus dans les secteurs connexes de la construction navale en Galice (Espagne) à la suite des difficultés financières rencontrées par deux chantiers navals de la région. La commission des budgets du Parlement européen appuie cette proposition et rappelle que l’aide du FEM ne doit pas se substituer aux actions relevant ...

La Commission européenne a proposé de mobiliser un montant de 2 054 400 EUR au titre du Fonds européen d’ajustement à la mondialisation (FEM) pour faire face aux licenciements intervenus dans les secteurs connexes de la construction navale en Galice (Espagne) à la suite des difficultés financières rencontrées par deux chantiers navals de la région. La commission des budgets du Parlement européen appuie cette proposition et rappelle que l’aide du FEM ne doit pas se substituer aux actions relevant de la responsabilité des entreprises en vertu de la législation nationale ou de conventions collectives. Le Parlement devrait mettre cette proposition aux voix au cours de la période de session d’octobre II.

Un cadre européen pour l’intelligence artificielle

14-10-2020

légiférer sur l’utilisation des technologies de l’intelligence artificielle (IA). Ils souhaitent permettre aux citoyens de l’Union de tirer le meilleur profit de ces technologies, tout en en réglementant l’utilisation pour limiter les risques qui y sont associés. Lors de la session plénière d’octobre II, le Parlement devra se prononcer par un vote sur trois rapports d’initiative de la commission des affaires juridiques (JURI) consacrés aux questions de l’éthique, de la responsabilité civile et de ...

légiférer sur l’utilisation des technologies de l’intelligence artificielle (IA). Ils souhaitent permettre aux citoyens de l’Union de tirer le meilleur profit de ces technologies, tout en en réglementant l’utilisation pour limiter les risques qui y sont associés. Lors de la session plénière d’octobre II, le Parlement devra se prononcer par un vote sur trois rapports d’initiative de la commission des affaires juridiques (JURI) consacrés aux questions de l’éthique, de la responsabilité civile et de la propriété intellectuelle.

Evénements à venir

26-10-2020
European Gender Equality Week - October 26-29, 2020
Autre événement -
FEMM TRAN LIBE BECA AIDA INTA CULT EMPL DROI SEDE DEVE
26-10-2020
Joint LIBE - FEMM Hearing on Trafficking in human beings
Audition -
LIBE FEMM
27-10-2020
Hearing on Rebuilding fish stocks in the Mediterranean: next steps
Audition -
PECH

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