105th Plenary session of the Committee of the Regions

30/01/2014   European Parliament, Brussels

The members of the Committee of the Regions (CoR) will next meet at the 105th Plenary Session in room 2Q2 of the JAN building of the European Parliament (Brussels) on 30 and 31 January 2014.

What's on the agenda?

Members will vote on the revision of its internal rules of procedure, allowing the Committee of the Regions (CoR) to better fulfill its role following the entry into force of the Treaty of Lisbon.

On the second day of the plenary session (31 January), pending a decision of the CoR Bureau, the members will examine and adopt an urgent draft resolution on the situation in the Ukraine.

The CoRs' members will also debate 12 opinions which will be presented for adoption including:

The agenda, opinions and working documents are available online.

Special guest speakers

The CoR has the pleasure of inviting the following speakers to the plenary:
​Date / time Speaker​ Topic​
30 January 15:00​ ​José Manuel Barroso,
President of the European Commission
​• EU's growth and jobs agenda
• progress of the Europe 2020 strategy
• European elections
30 January 16:15​ Yannis Michelakis,
Greek Minister of Interior
​Greek Presidency of the Council of the EU
31 January 11:00​ ​Olli Rehn,
European Commissioner for Economic and Monetary Affairs
​• progress of the new EU economic governance
• introduction of partnerships for growth, jobs and competitiveness and their impact on local and regional authorities
All plenary sessions are publicly web streamed live in all official EU languages on www.cor.europa.eu.

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