Turkey

My plenary speech on the current situation in Turkey

The European Union needs to stay stron on human rights. The situation in the south east of Turkey is disastrous. Civilians are being killed every day. When…

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Migration

A Green Assessment of the European Commission's Proposal on a new Mandate for Frontex

The proposal of the European Commission on a "European Border and Coast Guard" significantly increases the competence of Frontex – without increasing…

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Europe

LobbyCal has Arrived - More Transparency Now!

The Green/EFA group is committed to lobbying transparency and to the equal access of stakeholders to the decision-making process. That is why we are now the…

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Migration

Plenary Speech: Council President Tusk failed at his job

The President of the European Council, Donald Tusk, failed at his job. By suggesting that refugees should be detained for 18 months he did not only go against…

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Migration

Plenary Speech: Frontex Upgrade is the Wrong Signal

The European Commission presented her proposal for upgrading the European external border agency Frontex. They want to stop illegal entries, but it is currently…

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Migration

Plenary Speech: Commission Proposes Border-Troika

The European Commission wants a new Troika for Europe. Member States should be forced to close their borders if they let refuges enter. But Europe's problem is…

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