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Croatian priorities during the Presidency of the EU Council
Croatian Presidency of the European Union, in the first six months next year, MEP Tonino Picula commented for N1 television.
Expansion of Schengen, not raising barriers
The European Parliament's new convocation reflects the uncertainties and challenges facing the EU over the past five years, such as inequality between citizens and regions, and inadequate responses to it. By the end of the year, the EU will also face major challenges, primarily because of Brexit, and the Croatian presidency will welcome more or less same challenges that other countries have been facing as presidency, said MEP Tonino Picula for Glas Slavonija.
The European Parliament listened to Tonino Picula
The Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs of the European Parliament (LIBE) adopted the amendment of MEP Tonino Picula, according to which Croatia should become a member of the Schengen area as soon as it meets the criteria.
Commission reaffirmed the value of the energy transition of the island
In the Spring Package of the European Semester in 2019, the European Commission recognized the value of the energy transition of European islands, in line with the Clean Energy for the EU's Islands initiative
Bernardić did a great job
The newly elected SDP MEP Tonino Picula, gave an interview for Media Servis, and talked about results of the recent European elections and biggest surprises, and what will be his focus in the next five years in the European Parliament.
Coffe with Tonino Picula
Euractiv Croatia and Jutarnji list have organized an interesting new format of interviews, where they talk about serious European themes while drinking coffee.
Croatian islands are now inevitable in EU policies
As many as ten Croatian islands, out of total of 50 that are populated, participate in pilot projects of energy transition, which was announced by the Secretariat of the European Commission, what makes Croatia the most successful member of the EU in this contest.
Timmermans supported SDP on Europan elections
Leading candidate of the Party of European Socialists (PES) and the first Vice-President of the European Commission Frans Timmermans visited Rijeka on Sunday, with SDP President Davor Bernardić and candidates for the European Parliament to support them on European elections.