Speech by Commissioner Miguel Arias Cañete at the Eurelectric Annual Conference European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Speech Speech Berlin, 01 June 2015 State Secretary Baake, Ladies and Gentlemen, Let me first start by thanking Johannes Teyssen and Eurelectric for the invitation to speak at your Annual Convention today.
New Eurostat flagship publication - Facts and views about quality of life in the EU - A multi-dimensional measurement of well-being European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 01 June 2015 Traditionally official statistics describe economic and social developments by using indicators such as GDP. However, today it is widely accepted that GDP alone is not enough to show how well or badly people are doing.
Commissioner for Health and Food Safety Vytenis Andriukaitis welcomes the political agreement on animal health European Commission - Statement Brussels, 01 June 2015 "I congratulate the European Parliament and the Council on reaching a political agreement on the animal health proposal. Farming is an important industry for the European economy, both in terms of jobs and economic output.
Statement by Commissioner Marianne Thyssen on new Eurostat quality of life flagship report European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 01 June 2015 I welcome the launch of Eurostat's flagship report on quality of life data. It is the first time that Eurostat collects information for all EU Member States about different dimensions of quality of life.
The EU Urban Agenda: Commission unveils results of public consultation European Commission - Press release Brussels, 02 June 2015 Today the European Commission unveiled the results of the public consultation on the EU Urban Agenda during the 2nd European CITIES Forum, in Brussels. The consultation shows that Europe can help cities address common challenges and, in turn, contribute to the...
European Development Days 2015 to focus on ending poverty and creating sustainable growth Commission - Press release European Brussels, 02 June 2015 Europe’s leading forum on global development and cooperation, the European Development Days (EDD15) will take place in Brussels on 3-4 June, bringing together 5,000 participants to find practical solutions to some of the world’s most pressing problems.
Commission plans for 2016 fishing opportunities: North and Atlantic seas fisheries progress to sustainability, serious overfishing in Mediterranean European - Press release Commission Brussels, 02 June 2015 Fisheries in Europe are further progressing to sustainability in the North and West of the European Union. More fish can be harvested, thereby contributing to improved revenues for our fishermen and their communities.
Commission brings together non-confessional organisations to discuss “Living together and disagreeing well” European - Press release Commission Brussels, 02 June 2015 Today, European Commission First Vice-President Frans Timmermans hosted a high-level meeting with eleven representatives from philosophical and non-confessional organisations from across Europe. This sixth annual high-level meeting discussed the topic “Living together and disagreeing well”.
Questions and Answers about Fishing Opportunities in the EU for 2016 European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 02 June 2015 The European Commission has published its annual consultation paper in preparation for setting next year's fish quota later in the year. The Commission now asks for the views of Member States, the fishing industry and non-governmental organisations in regional Advisory Councils,...
Daily News 02 / 06 / 2015 European Commission - Daily News Daily News 02 / 06 / 2015 Brussels, 02 June 2015 High-Level Meeting of Philosophical and Non-Confessional Organisations Today, First Vice-President Frans Timmermans hosts the annual high-level meeting with philosophical and non-confessional organisations from across Europe, in the framework of the ongoing dialogue with churches,...