AGENDA/17/119  20-01-2017 - Thursday 26 January: Erasmus celebrates 30 years 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: On Thursday 26 January, the European Commission will issue its yearly report on Erasmus+, assessing its performances and its progress on reaching the target of 4 million people supported by the programme between 2014 and 2020.
IP/16/4449  30-12-2016 - European Capitals of Culture in 2017: Aarhus and Pafos 
European Commission - Commission - Press release European Brussels, 30 December 2016 The coming year sees the Danish and Cypriot cities hosting one of the most popular EU projects. As of 1 January, Aarhus and Pafos will hold the title of European Capital of Culture.
IP/16/4305  12-12-2016 - Better understanding the world's surface water: a new interactive tool to guide European and global policies 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 12 December 2016 The European Commission has co-produced a new interactive tool consisting of 3 million satellite images collected over the past 32 years. The Global Surface Water Explorer is a new online interactive mapping tool that will be accessible to everyone and serve...
AGENDA/16/4008  29-11-2016 - 7 December 2016: Investing in Europe's Youth and launch of European Solidarity Corps 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: On 7 December 2016, the Commission will present its initiative "Investing in Europe's Youth". It reflects the European Union's determination to cater well for its young generation and will set out new actions to step up support of young people by broadening opportunities.
IP/16/4165  07-12-2016 - Investing in Europe's youth: Commission launches European Solidarity Corps 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 7 December 2016 The European Commission is today launching the European Solidarity Corps © European Union 2016 Director: Catherine Vandezande The European Commission is today launching the European Solidarity Corps, just two months after President Juncker announced it and as a first deliverable of...
MEMO/16/4168  07-12-2016 - Questions and Answers on the European Solidarity Corps 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 7 December 2016 The European Commission is today launching the European Solidarity Corps See IP/16/4165 and MEMO/16/4166   What is the idea behind the European Solidarity Corps? The European Union is built on solidarity: solidarity between its citizens, solidarity across borders between its Member States, and...
MEMO/16/4166  07-12-2016 - Investing in Europe's Youth: Questions and Answers 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 7 December 2016 Today the European Commission presented a new initiative for Europe's youth, with the set-up of the new European Solidarity Corps at its core. What is the initiative "Investing in Europe's Youth" about? Today the Commission has presented several key actions to...
IP/16/4252  05-12-2016 - Commission launches European Solidarity Corps 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 5 December 2016 "There are many young, socially minded people in Europe willing to make a meaningful contribution to society and help show solidarity. We can create opportunities for them to do so." - European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, 14 September 2016 On 7...
AGENDA/16/3728  15-11-2016 - 1-2 December 2016: 25 years of MEDIA : Investing in Creativity, Building the Future 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: On 1 and 2 December, the Brussels Centre for Fine Arts (BOZAR) will host a special European Film Forum to celebrate the 25 years of the MEDIA programme, the EU programme supporting the audiovisual industries around Europe.
MEMO/16/3946  24-11-2016 - Q&A : International Day for the elimination of Violence against women 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 24 November 2016 What do Europeans think about violence against women? According to the Eurobarometer survey on gender-based violence published today, almost all Europeans (96%) think that domestic violence against women is unacceptable.