MEMO/16/249  05-02-2016 - Questions and Answers about Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C) 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 5 February 2016 Female genital mutilation consists of the (partial or complete) removal of the external female genitalia, and the infliction of other injuries to the female genitalia for no medical reasons. The EU contributes to eliminating FGM/C globally.
STATEMENT/16/247  05-02-2016 - Joint Statement on the International Day against Female Genital Mutilation 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 5 February 2016 High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini and Commissioners Vĕra Jourova and Neven Mimica call for zero tolerance against Female Genital Mutilation. Ahead of the International Day of Zero Tolerance against Female Genital Mutilation (6 February 2016) High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs...
IP/16/68  14-01-2016 - New measures proposed to improve stability and tackle the root causes of irregular migration and displaced persons in Africa 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 14 January 2016 The European Commission today announced the introduction of 10 measures in the Sahel region, worth more than EUR 100 million in total. The European Commission today announced the adoption of 10 measures to assist the Sahel region under the ‘Emergency Trust...
IP/16/67  14-01-2016 - European Commission awards journalists with Lorenzo Natali Media Prize for outstanding reporting on development 
European Commission - - Press release European Commission Brussels, 14 January 2016 Tonight the European Commission honoured nine journalists reporting on development issues with the Lorenzo Natali Media Prizes. Tonight the European Commission honoured nine journalists reporting on development issues with the Lorenzo Natali Media Prizes.
MEMO/16/69  14-01-2016 - Ten new measures adopted to improve stability and tackle the root causes of irregular migration and displaced persons in Africa 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 14 January 2016 The European Commission today announced the introduction of 10 measures in the Sahel region, worth more than EUR 100 million in total. The European Commission today announced the adoption of 10 measures to assist the Sahel region under the ‘Emergency Trust...
IP/15/6337  16-12-2015 - EU has today announced new decisions to manage migration better and address the root causes of irregular migration and forced displacement 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 16 December 2015 The European Commission has today announced a total of 16 actions, worth almost €300 million to address the root causes of irregular migration. The European Commission has today announced a total of 16 actions worth almost €300 million to address the root...
MEMO/15/6339  16-12-2015 - New EU projects in the areas of Migration and Asylum 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 16 December 2015 In addition to the first batch of projects to be financed under the EU Emergency Trust Fund for Africa the EU is going to implement another six actions (with a total budget of €41.6 million) focused on improving migration.
MEMO/15/6338  16-12-2015 - The EU Emergency Trust Fund for Africa delivered its first package of actions to address the root causes of irregular migration and forced displacement 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 16 December 2015 Today, the European Commission announced the approval by the Operational Committee of the EU Emergency Trust Fund for Africa of a package of 10 actions for an amount of €253 million to address the root causes of irregular migration.
IP/15/6298  11-12-2015 - EU announces support for poverty eradication in Eritrea 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 11 December 2015 The European Union today has announced €200 million in new long term support to promote poverty reduction and socio-economic development in Eritrea through the 11th European Development Fund (EDF).
IP/15/6290  10-12-2015 - Industry: Commission refers GERMANY to the Court of Justice of the EU over failure to apply Directive on mobile air conditioning 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 10 December 2015 Commission refers GERMANY to EU Court of Justice over the use of a banned greenhouse gas as car refrigerant The European Commission has decided to refer Germany to the Court of Justice of the EU over the failure to apply Directive...