Top News from the European Commission 1 – 26 June 2015 European Commission - Top news Top Top Brussels, 29 May 2015 Background notes from the Spokesperson’s service for journalists The European Commission reserves the right to make changes 2/6 and 16/6:Commission Hosts Annual High-Level Meetings with Philosophical and Non-Confessional Organisations (2 June) and with Religious Leaders (16 June) 2/6: Commission...
CALENDRIER du 1 au 7 juin 2015 European Commission - Commissioners' weekly activities Brussels, 29 May 2015 (Susceptible de modifications en cours de semaine) Déplacements et visites Lundi 1 juin Informal Agrifish Council (01-02/06), Riga. President Jean-Claude Juncker meets with the Heads of the Commission Representations, in Luxembourg.
The EU Urban Agenda: Commission unveils results of public consultation European Commission - Press release Brussels, 02 June 2015 Today the European Commission unveiled the results of the public consultation on the EU Urban Agenda during the 2nd European CITIES Forum, in Brussels. The consultation shows that Europe can help cities address common challenges and, in turn, contribute to the...
European Development Days 2015 to focus on ending poverty and creating sustainable growth Commission - Press release European Brussels, 02 June 2015 Europe’s leading forum on global development and cooperation, the European Development Days (EDD15) will take place in Brussels on 3-4 June, bringing together 5,000 participants to find practical solutions to some of the world’s most pressing problems.
Stabilisation and Association Agreement with Bosnia and Herzegovina enters into force today European Commission - Press release 01 June 2015 The Stabilisation and Association Agreement (SAA) between the EU and Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) enters into force today. The SAA establishes a close partnership between the EU and BiH and deepens the political, economic and trade ties between the two parties.
Commission plans for 2016 fishing opportunities: North and Atlantic seas fisheries progress to sustainability, serious overfishing in Mediterranean European - Press release Commission Brussels, 02 June 2015 Fisheries in Europe are further progressing to sustainability in the North and West of the European Union. More fish can be harvested, thereby contributing to improved revenues for our fishermen and their communities.
Commission brings together non-confessional organisations to discuss “Living together and disagreeing well” European - Press release Commission Brussels, 02 June 2015 Today, European Commission First Vice-President Frans Timmermans hosted a high-level meeting with eleven representatives from philosophical and non-confessional organisations from across Europe. This sixth annual high-level meeting discussed the topic “Living together and disagreeing well”.
Syrian refugee crisis: EU Trust Fund launches first response programmes for €40 million, helping up to 400,000 people in Lebanon, Turkey, Jordan and Iraq European Commission - Press release Brussels, 29 May 2015 Today, the new EU regional Trust Fund in response to the Syrian crisis, held its first board meeting and adopted European response programmes for € 40 million. It will provide aid to 400,000 Syrian refugees and host communities in need in...
EU and Japan step up cooperation on 5G mobile technology and strengthen research and innovation collaboration European Commission - Press release Brussels, 29 May 2015 With the new 5G agreement, the EU will join forces with Japan to cope with the increasing need for wireless Internet and complement current efforts to create a Digital Single Market in Europe. Günther H.
Free movement: new Commission report on mobility of Croatian workers European Commission - Press release Brussels, 29 May 2015 Today the European Commission has published a new report on transitional arrangements on free movement for Croatian workers, concluding that future potential flows of Croatian workers to other EU Member States are likely to be small and unlikely to lead to...