EU position for the 17th Conference of the Parties (CoP) to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 23 September 2016 Questions and Answers See also: Press release What is the EU's position on ivory trafficking? The EU is concerned about the current levels of ivory trafficking and elephant poaching and is at the forefront of international efforts to tackle this problem.
Daily News 23 / 09 / 2016 European Commission - Daily News Daily News 23 / 09 / 2016 Brussels, 23 September 2016 EU at the UN General Assembly - Day 5 A busy Ministerial Week at the 71st United Nations General Assembly will come to an end today. On Thursday, the European Union delegation continued its...
European Day of Languages - More than 80% of primary school pupils in the EU were studying a foreign language in 2014 - English clearly dominant Commission - EUROSTAT European Brussels, 23 September 2016 In 2014, more than 18 million primary school pupils (or 84% of all the pupils at this level) in the European Union (EU) were studying at least one foreign language, including nearly 1 million (around 5%) studying two foreign languages or more.