Week Ahead 18 - 22 September 2023

ECR Group Youth Summit 2023 - “For a conservative EU reform”; Pro-European people of Georgia and Nino Lomjaria, former Public Defender of Georgia, for 2023 Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought; Conference & Exhibition: Suffering Christians in Sub-Saharan Africa and elsewhere.

15 September 2023

ECR Group says no to centralist push for more powers for Brussels

Today, the ECR Group voted against yet another attempt by centralist EU lawmakers to take powers away from the Member States.

14 September 2023

ECR Group stands firmly with Belarusian people and pro-democratic forces

On the occasion of the visit of Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya, National Leader of Belarus and Head of United Cabinet, to the European Parliament in Strasbourg, the ECR Group expressed its strong support for the democratic forces in the country.

13 September 2023

ECR Group Co-Chairman Ryszard Legutko on SOTEU:

“There is more than ever instability, tension, and uncertainty.”

"There is more than ever instability, tension, and uncertainty."

13 September 2023

ECR Group celebrates no transnational lists in new distribution of European Parliament seats

The ECR Group is pleased that the new distribution of seats proposed by the Council and adopted today by the European Parliament ignores the strong efforts made in the past by the centralist political groups to introduce transnational lists and to reserve 28 additional seats for Members elected in a Union-wide constituency.

12 September 2023

Raffaele Stancanelli (ECR Group):

Better protection for geographical indications for artisanal and industrial prodcust

The ECR Group is convinced that a new regulation on the protection of geographical indications for artisanal and industrial products, adopted today in the European Parliament, will bring significant benefits to both producers and consumers.

12 September 2023

Zdzisław Krasnodębski (ECR Group): EDIRPA is the start of more realism

European lawmakers have broadly adopted the report by ECR co-rapporteur Zdzisław Krasnodębski on the European Defence Industry Reinforcement through Common Procurement Act (EDIRPA), a short-term instrument earmarked with 300 million Euro and designed to encourage Member States to jointly procure defence products and help supply arms to Ukraine.

12 September 2023

ECR Group Co-Chairman Nicola Procaccini: “The EU must put nation states back at the centre.”

On Wednesday, Commission President von der Leyen will give her final State of the Union address in the European Parliament in Strasbourg ahead of the 2024 European elections.

12 September 2023

Week Ahead 11 - 14 September 2023

Statement by the President of the Commission - State of the Union; European Defence Industry Reinforcement through common Procurement Act (EDIRPA); Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya addresses the European Parliament and visits the ECR Group; EU must continue to support Belarusian citizens; ECR supports Iliana Ivanova as member of the European Commission; Distribution of seats in the European Parliament to be adapted to demographic changes; Introduction of EU geographical indication protections for craft and industrial products; ECR says no to treaty changes to appease EU federalism; Protection status of wolves must be adjusted

8 September 2023

Week Ahead 4 - 8 September 2023

Hearing of Commissioner-designate Iliana Ivanova; Prepare the ground for Ukraine NATO membership

1 September 2023

Week Ahead 28 August - 1 September 2023

Exhibition: 'Pact of Criminals'

25 August 2023