EMI Political Committee on a Social, Sustainable, Competitive and Prosperous Europe



Marco Cilento (ETUC)

Federica Sabbati (ALDE Party)

Jeremy Wates (EEB)


Committee Members

François Balate (European Youth Forum)

Gabriele Bischoff (European Movement Germany)

Christian Fölzer (European Movement Austria)

Monica Frassoni (European Greens)

Mar Garcia (European Greens)

Maria Heider (METRO AG)

Christof-Sebastian Klitz (Board Member)

Julia de Lange (AEGEE)

James Maccleary (European Movement UK)

Hendrik Meerkamp (CESI)

Niko Niemisalo (European Movement Finland)

Russel Owens (European Movement Croatia)

Yana Prokofyeva (European Movement France)

Valeria Ronzitti (CEEP)

Dominika Rutkowska-Falorni (European Movement France)

Tom Vandenkendelaere (European Movement Belgium)


Priority Policy Areas

Investing in Better Education and Jobs

  • Advocating the completion of the Single Market and addressing the risk of fragmentation due to protectionism
  • Empowering youth through more investment in quality education, internships and job opportunities
  • Promoting sustainable growth and tackling long term unemployment
  • Fostering European competitiveness and innovation by investing in skills and lifelong learning
  • Advocating for a stronger European social dimension through the implementation of the Pillar of Social Rights
  • Promoting the development of the EU’s own resources and deepening the Economic and Monetary Union
  • Ensuring the EU supports citizens through better digital skills education to adapt to changes in the economy and job market such as digitalisation

Protecting the Environment and the Climate

  • Advocating for the full implementation of the Paris Agreement by involving stakeholders at all levels
  • Consolidating the EU’s energy policy towards a low-carbon economy based on efficiency and renewable energy sources
  • Continuing the development of the circular economy
  • Supporting the implementation of the Sustainable Developments Goals within Europe with and for citizens


Recent Policy Positions

You can find all policy positions here and all previous resolutions here


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