• 30-APR-2015

  • SOURCE: EPP TV

Plenary roundup: EPP Group on migration - youth employment, e -call and plastic carrier bags.

Plenary roundup: EPP Group on migration - youth employment, e -call and plastic carrier bags.
The EPP Group unveiled its position paper on migration and EU-wide burden sharing of arriving refugees. Commission President Jean Claude Juncker also announced an increase in Europol, Frontex funding. The Group also spearheading efforts to improve youth employment prospects, reduce road deaths through faster response times using the e-call system, and reducing the use of lightweight plastic carrier bags.