IP/17/1550  08-06-2017 - Commission welcomes decision of 20 Member States to establish the European Public Prosecutor's Office 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 8 June 2017 Today in the Justice council, 20 Member States reached a political agreement on the establishment of the new European Public Prosecutor's Office under enhanced cooperation. The European Parliament will have now to give its consent.
MEMO/17/1551  08-06-2017 - Frequently Asked Questions on the European Public Prosecutor's Office 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 8 June 2017 Today in the Justice council, 20 Member States reached a political agreement on the establishment of the new European Public Prosecutor's Office under enhanced cooperation.
IP/17/1429  30-05-2017 - 2018 EU budget: Commission proposes budget with focus on jobs, investments, migration and security 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 30 May 2017 The Commission today proposed a draft budget for 2018 of €161 billion in commitments to stimulate the creation of more jobs, especially for young people, and to boost growth and strategic investments.
IP/17/1383  30-05-2017 - European Solidarity Corps: Commission proposes more than €340 million to enable 100 000 placements by 2020 
European Commission - Commission - Press release European Brussels, 30 May 2017 Today, the Commission has put the European Solidarity Corps on a firm footing by proposing a budget for the next three years and a dedicated legal base. © European Union 2017 This will help consolidate the initiative and create more opportunities...
MEMO/17/1430  30-05-2017 - Draft EU Budget 2018 – Questions and Answers 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 30 May 2017 1. What is the overview of the draft budget for 2018? 2. What are commitments and payments? Commitments are the total volume of promises for future payments that can be made in a given year.
MEMO/17/1370  30-05-2017 - Taking the European Solidarity Corps forward: Questions and Answers 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 30 May 2017 Today, the European Commission adopted a proposal for a dedicated legal base and budget for the European Solidarity Corps. IP/17/1383 What is the idea behind the European Solidarity Corps? Solidarity is a shared value within the European Union – between its...
IP/17/1120  03-05-2017 - Commission appoints new Deputy Head of the European Political Strategy Centre 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 3 May 2017 Today, the Commission appointed former Romanian Defence Minister Mihnea Motoc as Deputy Head of the Commission's in-house think tank, the European Political Strategy Centre. He will in particular work on the Commission's European Security and Defence priorities.
IP/17/783  29-03-2017 - Commission clears post-mandate activities for former Commissioner Jonathan Hill, subject to conditions 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 29 March 2017 The Commission approved today the appointment of former Commissioner for Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union, Jonathan Hill, to two positions.
MEMO/17/470  08-03-2017 - Questions and Answers: What is the EU doing for women's rights and gender equality? 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 8 March 2017 Equality between women and men is a fundamental value of the European Union and one that has been enshrined in the Treaty from the very beginning, as the Rome Treaty included a provision on equal pay.
STATEMENT/17/463  07-03-2017 - Joint statement on the occasion of International Women's Day 2017 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 7 March 2017 The European Union stands by women in Europe and around the globe today, as it did at the time of its foundation. Sixty years ago, equality between women and men was embedded in the Rome Treaty as one of the European Union's...