European Parliament to discuss 2021-2027 development instrument
The European Parliament Development Committee will tackle several issues on January 21, 2019, including the European Solidarity Corps proposal, reforming the Common Agricultural Policy, the European Investment Bank's external lending, development cooperation with Eritrea, post-Cotonou negotiations, and the situation in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
On January 22, 2019 the Romanian Council Presidency will present its priorities, the OECD will report on its peer review of EU development cooperation, and EU Humanitarian Aid Commissioner Christos Stylianides will discuss current crises. The last item will be a joint discussion with the Foreign Affairs Committee of amendments tabled for the Neighbourhood, Development and International Cooperation Instrument (NDICI). The meeting will be streamed live at the link below.