JOINT COMMUNIQUE between the United Nations and European Union on the launch of the Spotlight Initiative – to eliminate violence against women and girls European Commission - Press release women and girls Brussels, 20 September 2017 UNGA72 - New York, 20 September 2017 Today more than ever, when the world is facing countless challenges, we - the United Nations (UN) and the European Union (EU) - want to strengthen and build on our strategic...
Creating a stronger and more integrated European financial supervision for the Capital Markets Union European Commission - Press release Brussels, 20 September 2017 European consumers, investors and businesses will benefit from stronger and more integrated financial markets, thanks to plans by the Commission to reform the EU's supervisory architecture.
EU and UN team up to eliminate violence against women and girls European Commission - Press release New York, 20 September 2017 Today at the United Nations General Assembly in New York the European Union and the United Nations launched a EUR 500 million Spotlight Initiative to eliminate all forms of violence against women and girls.
EU increases humanitarian aid budget for education of children in emergencies European Commission - Press release Brussels, 20 September 2017 Access to education for children in emergency situations is among the top priorities for the EU in its humanitarian funding. The European Commission has announced today it will further increase the part of humanitarian funding dedicated to getting children into education...
Commission creates forum of experts to overcome cross border obstacles European - Press release Commission Brussels, 20 September 2017 To unlock the full economic potential of EU border regions, home to 150 million citizens, the Commission launches today the "Border Focal Point". It provides tailored support to regions to help them break down barriers to jobs and investments.