CALENDRIER du 25 septembre au 01 octobre 2017 European Commission - Commissioners' weekly activities Brussels, 22 September 2017 (Susceptible de modifications en cours de semaine) Déplacements et visites Lundi 25 septembre 2017 General Affairs Council (GAC), in Brussels President Jean-Claude Juncker receives the members of the European Affairs Committee of the Dutch Senate.
The EU to host the second Brussels Conference on Supporting the Future of Syria and the Region European Commission - Press release Brussels, 22 September 2017 The European Union will organise a second Brussels Conference on Supporting the Future of Syria and the Region in spring 2018. This was announced yesterday by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini during a high-level event on the Syria crisis, hosted by the EU in the...
Moving forward on the European Pillar of Social Rights: Commission continues work on fair and predictable employment contracts European Commission - Press release Brussels, 25 September 2017 The European Commission has entered into further discussions with trade unions and employers' organisations at EU level on how to modernise the rules on employment contracts, in order to make these contracts fairer and more predictable for all types of workers.
EU strengthens its Syria crisis response through additional funding to UNICEF European Commission - Press release New York, 19 September 2017 With an additional €90 millionsupport from the EU Regional Trust Fund in response to the Syrian Crisis, the EU is enabling UNICEF to provide critical services and support to Syrian refugee and host community children and young people in Jordan,...
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.
Taxation: Commission sets out path towards fair taxation of the Digital Economy European Commission - Press release Brussels, 21 September 2017 Taxation: Commission sets out path towards fair taxation of the Digital Economy The European Commission is today launching a new EU agenda to ensure that the digital economy is taxed in a fair and growth-friendly way.
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.