Commissioner Vassiliou launches Erasmus+ in Bucharest and calls for action to support 'NEETs' European Commission Press release Brussels, 7 March 2014 The education and employment prospects of Romania's young people will be the focus of a visit to Bucharest next week by Androulla Vassiliou, European Commissioner for Education, Culture, Multilingualism and Youth.
European Commission hits equal opportunity targets 11 months in advance Press release Brussels, 7 March 2014 European Commission The Commission is marking International Women's Day with news that it has achieved its targets for female representation 11 months ahead of schedule. Vice-President Maroš Šefčovič said: "I am delighted that we can celebrate International Women's Day with evidence of concrete progress...
Women innovators prize 2014: Commission rewards winners from Germany, Netherlands and Spain European Commission Press release Brussels, 7 March 2014 Ahead of the celebration of International Women's Day the European Commission announces the winners of the 2014 EU Prize for Women Innovators. They are Saskia Biskup (Germany, first prize), Laura van 't Veer (The Netherlands, second prize) and Ana Maiques (Spain, third...
International Women’s Day: Commission takes action to close the gender pay gap European Commission Press release Brussels, 7 March 2014 Ahead of International Women’s Day (8 March), the European Commission has today adopted a Recommendation asking Member States to improve pay transparency for women and men in a bid to help close the gender pay gap.
MAC Directive: no evidence to support the safety concerns European Commission MEMO Brussels, 7 March 2014 A scientific review of the research regarding the safety aspects of the use of refrigerant R1234yf in Mobile Air Conditioning (MAC) systems, published today by the European Commission, concludes that, there is no evidence of a serious risk in the use of this...