Workers' Group Newsletter - October 2019

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Newsletter of the Workers' Group for October 2019 plenary, including an overview of adopted opinions, plenary debates and group activities. 

Adopted Opinions

  • Leaving no one behind when implementing the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda - Peter Schmidt
  • Human-centric artificial intelligence - Franca Salis-Madinier
  • Annual Growth Survey 2019 - Anne Demelenne
  • The role of trade and investment policies in enhancing the EU economic performance - Tanja Buzek
  • Ensure inclusive sectoral transition to a digitalised rail industry - Guy Pierre Albert Theo Greivelding 
  • Delivering on the circular economy action plan - Peter Schmidt 
  • Generational renewal in agriculture - Piroska Kállay 
  • The EESC contibrution to the 2020 Commission work programme and beyond - Rudy de Leeuw


  • Debate with Michel Barnier, EU Chief negotiator for Brexit 
  • Debate 'A cultural vision for Europe' 

Group Activities

  • Málaga Civil Society Media Seminar 2019
  • Fundamental Rights and Rule of Law Conference
  • Workers' Group President Visit to Cyprus
  • Workers' Group Meeting: MEP Nicolas Schmit (S&D, Luxembourg)


Newsletter of the Workers' Group October 2019