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Plenary Session January 2017
Plenary Session January 2017
 

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EVENTS

Science lab
Drop by and visit the European Parliament Information Office at this year's BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition.  We will be at EU stand No. W31 in the Industries Hall. Check out all the fun and interactive science experiments and pick up information on all things EU.
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LATEST NEWS

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The European Parliament will elect a new President, for the second half of this legislature, on 17 January. Outgoing President Martin Schulz will preside over the election of his successor, who will in turn oversee the election of the 14 Vice-Presidents and 5 Quaestors, on 18 January. For more information click on link below  
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schulz
Martin Schulz summed up his five years as European Parliament President in a statement to the House on Wednesday 14 December.
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EP Plenary Newsletter

Hemicycle
What will MEPs be working on in the November plenary session in Strasbourg? Highlights include: Mid-term elections of Parliament’s governing bodies;Malta’s EU Council Presidency priorities; Blacklist of states at risk of money laundering; debate on EU summit outcome and challenges in 2017
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PARLIAMENT'S PRIZES

Sakharov Prize 2016.
The Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought is awarded each year by the European Parliament to individuals who have made an exceptional contribution to the fight for human rights across the globe, drawing attention to human rights violations as well as supporting the laureates and their cause.
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LUX 2016 winner
The European Parliament LUX FILM PRIZE casts an annual spotlight on films that go to the heart of European public debate. Films selected for the competition focus on some of the main social and political issues of the day and, as such, contribute to building a stronger European identity. 
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Sean Kelly presents prize to CoderDojo
Since 2008, the European Parliament awards the European Citizen’s Prize every year to projects and initiatives that facilitate cross-border cooperation or promote mutual understanding within the EU.
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USEFUL INFORMATION

European Parliament calendar
Parliament's calendar is colour coded to indicate activities of a particular week - plenary sittings in Strasbourg, plenary sittings in Brussels; meetings of committees and interparliamentary delegations; political group meetings and weeks where MEPs concentrate exclusively on constituency work.
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The Think Tank will systematically search Parliament studies, library briefings, impact assessment and European added value papers, STOA and economic dialogue documentation, surveys on public opinion and EU fact sheets and provide you with solid background information in a policy field.
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MULTIMEDIA SECTION

Representing you:  President of the European Parliament  

Representing you: President of the European Parliament

12-01-2017

Coming up at the European Parliament in 2017  

Coming up at the European Parliament in 2017

16-12-2016

EU institutions set their key goals for 2017  

EU institutions set their key goals for 2017

13-12-2016

Prof. Joseph E. Stiglitz: Fighting tax evasion  

Prof. Joseph E. Stiglitz: Fighting tax evasion

16-11-2016