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The articles hereunder form part of a content series called Ewropej. This is a multi-newsroom initiative part-funded by the European Parliament to bring the work of the EP closer to the citizens of Malta and keep them informed about matters that affect their daily lives. These articles reflect only the authors’ views. The European Parliament is not responsible for any use that may be made of the information these articles contain.

EU called to set up war crimes tribunal to hold Russian regime to account
Busy day in Brussels as MEPs support raft of resolutions for war crimes tribunal, new EU candidates, and trade liberalisation for Ukraine
Gas storage for European winter: MEPs, ministers reach provisional agreement
European gas storage policy will allow member states to share storage of gas for upcoming winter due to unreliable supply because of war in Ukraine
Engerer backs ban on waste exports to states failing EU standard
Cyrus Engerer leads S&D call to ban the export of waste to third countries which cannot guarantee European standards
Ride-hailing and food delivery: MEPs get ready to battle over platform workers rules
Brussels wants to end the ‘self-employed’ model that made platforms like Bolt so successful. Now MEPs from the European People’s Party are preparing a...
Casa proposal for social climate fund receives decisive backing from joint committee
Proposal for a Social Climate Fund that MEP David Casa has been the rapporteur for, received broad support by two EP committee
Europe as a beacon of LGBTI rights can use soft power for global effect
EP President Metsola, Terry Reintke and Mark Angel reaffirm Europe's commitment to equality on the International day against Homophobia, Biphobia, Interphobia and Transphobia...


Sant urges common EU food purchases to counter sharp rise in prices

Labour MEP Alfred Sant advocates for a common purchase platform to shield EU...

Labour MEP Alfred Sant advocates for a common purchase...

EU Digital Markets Act a step closer to reality as committee endorses provisional agreement

The Digital Markets Act lays down obligations for large online platforms acting as 'gatekeepers' and will allow the Commission to sanction...

The Digital Markets Act lays down obligations for large...

Peter Agius petitions MEPs over woman still fighting for maintenance from ex-husband

Former MEP candidate Peter Agius says cross border enforcement is 'inadequate' with reference to a woman who has not received child...

Former MEP candidate Peter Agius says cross border...

More stringent carbon emissions for cars proposed in line with climate target

Environment Committee MEPs upheld a document that lays the path towards zero-emission road mobility in 2035 for new passenger cars and light commercial...

Environment Committee MEPs upheld a document that lays the...

Cutajar says internet access for all must become digital right for EU citizens

Labour MEP Josianne Cutajar marks Europe Day finale to Conference on Future of Europe with push for digital rights and connectivity

Labour MEP Josianne Cutajar marks Europe Day finale to...

MEPs urge resumption of rule-of-law hearings on Hungary and Poland

European Parliament criticized Council and Commission in bid to protect common...

European Parliament criticized Council and Commission in...

Labour MEPs disagree about new transnational list for European elections

Maltese MEPs showed mixed feelings in last Tuesday’s vote on introducing transnational lists for the next European elections in 2024

Maltese MEPs showed mixed feelings in last Tuesday’s...

Agius Saliba delegate to UN state parties conference on rights of disabled persons

Laboyr MEP Alex Agius Saliba is one of seven MEPs nominated by political groups to attend a UN conference on the rights of people with disabilities  

Laboyr MEP Alex Agius Saliba is one of seven MEPs nominated...

[WATCH] ‘Youths told us Europe must do more on climate and Ukraine. We must respond’

Unpacking an EU Treaty is no mean feat, but Roberta Metsola is hoping she can find a balance between legislative changes and the more treacherous path to...

Unpacking an EU Treaty is no mean feat, but Roberta Metsola...

Metsola says Europe must look eastwards as ‘Future of Europe’ faces down cynics of EU project

President of the European Parliament on CFOE proposals: More Europe needed on defence, health, energy, and climate

President of the European Parliament on CFOE proposals:...

[WATCH] Europe must change now, it’s a matter of survival: Verhofstadt to ‘Future’ conference

“This is now a matter of survival, and the Conference offers us the proposals for us to continue on this road, for Europe not to disappear”

“This is now a matter of survival, and the Conference...

Europe’s blueprint for the future

The Conference on the Future of Europe ends formally on Monday. A look at the citizens’ proposals outlines what could be the first of the EU’s...

The Conference on the Future of Europe ends formally on...

Citizens’ Assembly can chip away at EU trust deficit

Only through this kind of democratisation process can Europe’s social...

Only through this kind of democratisation process can...

Russia must return stolen airplanes, demand MEPs

MEPs demand Russia return stolen airplanes, applaud the work of EU...

MEPs demand Russia return stolen...

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