European Commission - Upcoming events The news: The European Union as the world's largest donor of humanitarian aid will play a key role at the World Humanitarian Summit (WHS) taking place on 23-24 May 2016 in Istanbul, Turkey.
European Commission - Upcoming events The news: On Friday 13 May (*), Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs, Skills and Labour Mobility, Marianne Thyssen, will present the Commission's proposal to revise the Carcinogens and Mutagens Directive The background: According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), cancer is the second largest cause...
European Commission - Upcoming events The news: On Monday 9 May, Europe Day will be celebrated across the EU. For the Commission's part, President Juncker and the College Members will participate in events at national and European level to mark the annual celebration, including Open Doors Days in EU Representations...
European Commission - Upcoming events The news: On Friday 6 May in the Vatican, Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker will attend the ceremony awarding the Charlemagne Prize to Pope Francis, together with European Parliament President Martin Schulz and European Council President Donald Tusk. The three Presidents will deliver a joint eulogy.
European Commission - Upcoming events The news: The Commission will present its third visa liberalisation progress report for Turkey on 4 May (*). If Turkey takes the necessary measures to fulfil the remaining benchmarks, the report will be accompanied by a legislative proposal for transferring Turkey to the visa-free list.
European Commission - Upcoming events The news: The 13th round of the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) negotiations between the EU and the US will take place from 25 to 29 April in New York. This round represents an additional step in the very intensive period of the talks...
European Commission - Upcoming events The news: On Thursday, 28 April 2016, the European Commission will adopt its monthly infringements package. These decisions seek to enforce EU law across Europe so that citizens and businesses can benefit fully from the internal market.
European Commission - Upcoming events The news: EU Commissioner for Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Karmenu Vella will launch a Mediterranean strategy to improve the state of fishing stocks, at Europe’s biggest industry event in the sector, the Seafood exhibition in Brussels.
European Commission - Upcoming events The news: On Wednesday 27 April (*), the High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and the European Commission are set to adopt an integrated EU policy for the Arctic region.
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