STATEMENT/14/281  16-09-2014 - Commissioner Malmström welcomes IOM investigation on tragedies at sea and calls for more efforts to fight smuggler networks 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Brussels, 16 September 2014 "I deeply deplore the loss of lives outside the Libyan and Maltese coasts last week, my thoughts go out to the friends and families of the victims. I welcome the work of the International Organization for Migration, contributing to shedding light over this...
STATEMENT/14/259  28-08-2014 - Statement by Commissioner Malmström after the meeting with Italian Interior Minister Alfano 
European Commission - European Commission Brussels, 27 August 2014 Statement It is a pleasure for me to be here today and to receive my friend Minister Alfano. We have had a very intense and constructive meeting and I thank the Minister for his visit.
STATEMENT/14/256  24-08-2014 - Statement from Commissioner Malmström following the recent tragedies in the Mediterranean 
European Commission - European Commission Brussels, 24 August 2014 Statement I am appalled by these new tragedies at sea and I express my condolences to the victims and their families. I also thank the Italian authorities for the huge efforts put in place to assist and rescue thousands of migrants over the last...
STATEMENT/14/243  30-07-2014 - Statement by Cecilia Malmström on the first World Day against Trafficking in Persons 
European Commission - European Commission Brussels, 30 July 2014 Statement "Trafficking in human beings is a gross violation of human rights and knows no borders. Unscrupulous criminals target women and men, girls and boys, and exploit them for abhorrent forms of exploitation: from sexual exploitation, to forced labour and forced criminality.
STATEMENT/14/213  30-06-2014 - Commissioner Malmström deplores the recent loss of life in the Mediterranean and calls for more EU action 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Brussels, 30 June 2014 I deplore the recent loss of life in the Mediterranean and I express all my sympathy to the victims and their families. I would also like to thank the Italian authorities for their impressive efforts that led to the rescue of around 5000...
STATEMENT/14/210  26-06-2014 - Statement by Cecilia Malmström on the ratification of the EU-Turkey readmission agreement by the Turkish Parliament 
European Commission - European Commission Brussels, 26 June 2014 Statement I welcome today's ratification by the Turkish Parliament of the Readmission Agreement signed in December, as it represents a significant step forward in the cooperation between the European Union and Turkey.
STATEMENT/14/203  20-06-2014 - World Refugee Day: time for solidarity 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Brussels, 20 June 2014 The European Commissioner for International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response, Kristalina Georgieva, the European Commissioner for Development, Andris Piebalgs and the European Commissioner for Home Affairs Cecilia Malmström made the following statement: "Every four seconds somewhere in the world a person is...
SPEECH/14/472  17-06-2014 - Strengthening the EU's response to violent extremism: From ideas to action 
European Commission - European Commission Cecilia Malmström EU Commissioner for Home Affairs High Level conference – Strengthening the EU's response to violent extremism: from ideas to actions/Brussels 17 June 2014 Colleagues, friends, ladies and gentlemen, Good morning and thank you all for coming to Brussels today.
SPEECH/14/429  04-06-2014 - Cecilia Malmström's acceptance speech when receiving the ''Estrella de Europa'' award in Zaragoza 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Cecilia Malmström EU Commissioner for Home Affairs Cecilia MalmströmCecilia Malmström Estrella de Europa Award 2014 Zaragoza, 4 June 2014 The Estrella de Europa is awarded every year by the Municipality of Zaragoza to people or institutions active in upholding European values.
STATEMENT/14/167  23-05-2014 - Commissioner Malmström welcomes progress in the visa liberalisation process with Ukraine 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Brussels, 23 May 2014 "Ukraine's path towards visa liberalisation is moving ahead. Over the past few months the Ukrainian authorities have made important efforts to put in place the necessary legislative, policy and institutional framework and fulfil the first-phase requirements of our visa dialogue.