IP/16/1908  26-05-2016 - Facility for Refugees in Turkey: €47 million to strengthen migration management and to support education of Syrian refugees 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 May 2016 The Commission delivers on its commitment to speed up the implementation of the Facility announcing €20 million to increase the capacity of the Turkish Coast Guard and €27 million to facilitate refugees' access to education.
MEMO/16/1912  25-05-2016 - Joint Conclusions on the Economic Reform Programmes 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 25 May 2016 The Western Balkans and Turkey deepen economic and social reforms with the EU What is the role of economic governance in the enlargement process? Economic governance has become one of the pillars of EU's enlargement policy, mirroring developments within the EU...
IP/16/1785  19-05-2016 - Armenia joins Horizon 2020 to work with EU in research and innovation 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 19 May 2016 Researchers and innovators from Armenia will now have full access to Horizon 2020, the EU's research and innovation funding programme, under the same conditions as their counterparts from EU Member States and other associated countries.
STATEMENT/16/1831  18-05-2016 - Joint statement by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini and Commissioner Johannes Hahn on the latest developments in the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 18 May 2016 The Constitutional Court’s ruling clears the way for Parliament to reconvene and to cancel the 5 June elections, the conditions for which were not there. This is a renewed opportunity for the country to address a number of serious issues at the heart...
IP/16/1728  12-05-2016 - Facility for Refugees in Turkey – Steering Committee accelerates and scales up implementation 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 12 May 2016 Today, the Steering Committee of the Facility for Refugees in Turkey met in Brussels to agree the practicalities of how support through the Facility will be accelerated in the months to come, with €1 billion in commitments foreseen by the end...
IP/16/1630  29-04-2016 - Georgia joins Horizon 2020, the EU's Research and Innovation Programme 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 29 April 2016 Researchers and innovators from Georgia will now be able to participate in Horizon 2020, the EU's framework programme for research and innovation, under the same conditions as their counterparts from EU Member States and other associated countries*.
IP/16/1585  26-04-2016 - EU proposes new approach to better support displaced people through its external action 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 April 2016 European Commission puts forward new approach to change the way refugees and displaced people are supported in external action policies The European Commission set out a new strategic vision today regarding how its external action can best support refugees and displaced...
STATEMENT/16/1574  26-04-2016 - Joint Statement by the High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini, Vice-President Maroš Šefčovič, Commissioner Johannes Hahn and Commissioner Neven Mimica on the 30th anniversary of the Chornobyl disaster 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 26 April 2016 The Chornobyl accident on 26 April 1986 caused devastation and suffering on a large scale. Lives were tragically lost; families were uprooted. Even now, 30 years later, people in Ukraine, Belarus and other affected countries continue to struggle with the long-term health...
IP/16/1464  19-04-2016 - Facility for Refugees in Turkey: Commission delivers an additional €110 million under the implementation of EU-Turkey agreement 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 19 April 2016 The European Commission announced a new set of projects under the Facility for Refugees in Turkey, bringing the Commission's total support so far through the Facility to €187 million.
STATEMENT/16/1327  11-04-2016 - Joint statement between the European Union and the Council of Europe on co-operation in South-East Europe (Western Balkans and Turkey) 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 11 April 2016 Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy & Enlargement Negotiations, Johannes Hahn and the Secretary General of the Council of Europe (CoE), Thorbjørn Jagland, met today in Brussels for the signature ceremony of the finalisation of the EU/CoE Horizontal Facility for Western Balkans and...