Plenary highlights: The EU vaccine strategy, economic recovery and relations with Russia
Event date: 12/02/2021
Members of Parliament discussed the Covid-19 vaccine roll-out in the EU with the Commission president and approved an economic support programme to help EU countries recover from the crisis while also making progress on climate goals. Members also debated the political turmoil in Russia and Alexei Navalny’s recent sentencing. Parliament voted on more relief measures for the aviation sector and backed the proposal of an adequate minimum wage.