MEPs hear from the EU's new ambassador to Libya, scrutinise financial bailout instruments and review passenger safety on ships.
Single-hull oil tankers will soon be banned and waste ships are under close surveillance. The EU has toughened up safety rules to prevent accidents and pollution in Europe's waters.
MEPs to launch inquiry into US spying, and vote on controversial plans to dismantle toxic ships outside the EU and on the Tobacco Products Directive.
MEPs approve beefing up measures to end the overseas export of obsolete ships laden with toxic materials.
Miguel Portas is critical of the euro and the budgetary pact. Nathalie Griesbeck calls for measures to improve passenger safety after the Costa Concordia disaster.
After the Costa Concordia disaster, EuroparlTV went aboard the Costa Serena to investigate if the safety procedures and training in place are up to standard.
The stricken cruise ship dominated last week's headlines and many blamed the accident on the captain's reckless behaviour. But is it really that simple?