Last update: 10/12/2013
The European Union is responding to the global economic crisis through actions on different levels.
Last update: 02/12/2013
The multiannual financial framework (MFF, formerly ‘financial perspectives’) is a spending plan that translates the EU priorities into financial terms.
Last update: 20/11/2013
The EU has received the 2012 award for advancing the causes of peace, reconciliation, democracy and human rights in Europe.
Last update: 13/11/2013
Each year in the autumn of the European Commission adopts its "Enlargement package": an overview of enlargement strategy and progress achieved towards EU accession in the Western Balkans, Turkey and Iceland.
Last update: 29/10/2013
This strategy builds on what has been achieved and the lessons learned, the goal being to boost growth and jobs.
Last update: 26/08/2013
On the 1 July 2013, Croatia became the 28th member of the EU.
Last update: 11/01/2013
Over recent months, the European Union, fully mobilised, provided both humanitarian assistance and development aid to help rebuild the country. Helping Haiti remains an EU priority.