Week Ahead 27 November - 1 December

Environment Committee votes on revised nature conservation law; Recognising the potential role of Small Modular Reactors; The importance of fighting inflation; Towards a more effective exchange of information on road traffic offences; Conference: Justice and accountability for Russia’s war against Ukraine; Event: Living in the War - an immersive experience

24 November 2023

The ‘abduction of Europa’ by the European Parliament

The Group of European Conservatives and Reformists has strongly rejected proposals to change the EU treaties adopted today by the European Parliament in Strasbourg.

22 November 2023

EU-NZ deal highlights need to do more on trade

Today marks a significant milestone in international trade as MEPs adopted a comprehensive trade agreement between the European Union and New Zealand, which removes 100 per cent of New Zealand tariffs on EU exports and 98.5 per cent of EU tariffs on New Zealand trade.

22 November 2023

ECR Group criticises too strict emission standards for heavy duty vehicles

The new emission standards for heavy duty vehicles adopted by the European Parliament are too strict, according to the European Conservatives and Reformists Group.

21 November 2023

Right to repair will benefit everyone in the EU

The ECR Group believes that the new EU directive on the repair of goods will create an effective repair market in the European Union to the benefit of all.

21 November 2023

Week Ahead 20 - 24 November 2023.

Federalist majority in the EP trying to shake Europe's political landscape to its foundations; Free the hostages!; Left-wing government undermines democracy and rule of law in Spain; Right to repair; Concerns about excessively strict emission limits for heavy duty vehicles; Packaging and Packaging Waste; Boosting free trade between the EU and New Zealand; Another EP push for the Spitzenkandidaten process that violates EU treaties; Reliable agricultural production requires the use of pesticides; Recovery of eel stock

17 November 2023

Week Ahead 13 - 17 November 2023

Event: Invincible Spirit - Soviet time dissidents against Russian Imperialism; Event: Discussing escalating political repression in Russia

10 November 2023

ECR Group condemns cowardly attack on Vox founder Alejo Vidal-Quadras

The ECR Group in the European Parliament strongly condemns the cowardly attack on Alejo Vidal-Quadras, former president of the Spanish People's Party of Catalonia and founder of Vox, in which an unknown person shot him in the face in the street, and demands that the Spanish police and judiciary take firm action against those responsible.

9 November 2023

European Parliament brings Euro 7 down to earth

On Thursday, the European Parliament adopted its negotiating position on the new Euro 7 standard for emissions from cars, vans, buses and lorries.

9 November 2023

EU and US must better coordinate on foreign policy

The European Conservatives and Reformists in the European Parliament want the EU and the US to coordinate their foreign policies more closely.

9 November 2023

Enlargement policy: Key for stability and prosperity

The ECR Group strongly welcomes the European Commission's recommendation to open EU accession talks with Ukraine and Moldova and to grant candidate status to Georgia.

8 November 2023