Tech start-ups and SMEs share €90m of EU funds to disrupt the European markets European Commission MEMO Brussels, 18 September 2014 #DisruptiveInnovation @ICTinnovEU @H2020SME The European Commission is committing €90 million to Open and Disruptive Innovation over the next 12 months. A new tool to help doctors communicate with non-responsive patients; a cloud-based irrigation controller to improve water efficiency on farms by up to...
Enforcing fisheries rules: Questions and answers on new Portuguese control action plan European Commission MEMO Brussels, 18 September 2014 What does this action plan seek to achieve? Effective fisheries control is essential for the sustainability of European fisheries. This is best achieved if all fishermen in the EU play by the same rules.
Daily News of 2014-09-18 EXME 14 / 18.09 DAILY NEWS 18 / 09 / 14 Youth Guarantee: learning from the Finnish experience Members States are meeting in Helsinki to review the implementation of the Youth Guarantee in Finland, a pioneer country in developing this scheme.
The EU's response to the Ebola crisis European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Kristalina GEORGIEVA EU Commissioner for international cooperation, humanitarian aid and crisis response EP Plenary Strasbourg, 17 September 2014 Thank you for putting this very important issue on this week's plenary agenda. It is timely. Because of the dramatic deterioration of the situation on the ground.
The future of electromobility in Europe European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Siim Kallas Vice President of the European Commission Green eMotion Electric Car Rally Brussels, 18 September 2014 Ladies and gentlemen It’s interesting that people have been saying more or less the same things about electric cars for more than 100 years.
Towards a European Labour Model European Commission [Check Against Delivery] László Andor European Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion Conference on "Labour Economics after the Crisis" Brussels, 18 September 2014 Ladies and Gentlemen, The topic of our session is “Strengthening employment policy in Europe”.
€80 million available for Europe’s SMEs European Commission Press release Brussels, 17 September 2014 Today the European Commission launched the FIWARE Accelerator Programme. €80 million will be awarded to SMEs, Startups and web-entrepreneurs using FIWARE Technologies. The FIWARE Accelerator is a network of European organisations which has already launched first calls for proposals earlier this month.
Europe boosts humanitarian aid for Mali European Commission Press release Brussels, 17 September 2014 The European Commission is increasing by €5 million its humanitarian funding in Mali. This will bring new European support to the victims of extreme food insecurity and renewed violence in the north of the country.
Daily News of 2014-09-17 EXME 14 / 17.09 DAILY NEWS 17 / 09 / 14 Ratification of the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement President Barroso and President Van Rompuy issued a statement yesterday, welcoming the ratification of the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement : "We welcome the simultaneous ratification of the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement in the Verkhovna Rada...
Statement on Roll-out of the Youth Employment Initiative European Commission [Check Against Delivery] László Andor European Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion European Parliament plenary session Strasbourg, 17 September 2014 President, Honourable Members, I would like to thank the European Parliament for its support to the Commission's efforts in developing and implementing the Youth Guarantee.