Parliament has reacted to recent allegations with immediate changes and demands for measures to close loopholes in existing transparency rules. On December 2022, Parliament adopted a resolution on the suspicions of corruption by Qatar and the broader need for more transparency in the EU institutions,
At the opening of January 2023 plenary session. President Metsola updated MEPs on measures being taken to increase Parliament’s integrity, independence and accountability.
MEPs have agreed to hold a debate on Tuesday to address the suspicions of corruption from Qatar and the broader need for transparency and accountability in the European institutions, to be followed by the vote on a resolution.