IP/18/3321  18-04-2018 - Integration of migrants: Commission and OECD publish check list to support local, regional and national authorities 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 18 April 2018 Today the European Commission and OECD are publishing a report that identifies the main challenges to the integration of migrants and sets out concrete policy recommendations in response.
STATEMENT/18/2343  21-03-2018 - Joint statement on the ratification of the Border Demarcation Agreement between Kosovo and Montenegro 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 21 March 2018 Following the ratification of the Border Demarcation Agreement between Kosovo and Montenegro, High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini, Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship Dimitris Avramopoulos and Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn have issued this statement: “The ratification...
STATEMENT/18/2067  16-03-2018 - Rencontre à Niamey sur la migration - Déclaration conjointe suivant la réunion de coordination de la lutte contre le trafic illicite de migrants et la traite des êtres humains 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 16 March 2018 Les Ministres de l'Intérieur et des Affaires étrangères d'Allemagne, du Burkina Faso, de la Côte d'Ivoire, de l'Espagne, de la Guinée, de la France, de l'Italie, de la Libye, du Mali, de la Mauritanie, du Niger, du Sénégal, du Tchad, ainsi que...
IP/18/1763  14-03-2018 - European Agenda on Migration: Continuous efforts needed to sustain progress 
European Commission - Commission - Press release European Brussels, 14 March 2018 Ahead of the March European Council, the Commission is reporting today on progress made under the European Agenda on Migration and sets out further key actions to be taken, including as set out in the Commission's roadmap from December 2017 towards...
IP/18/1745  14-03-2018 - EU Visa Policy: Commission puts forward proposals to make it stronger, more efficient and more secure 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 14 March 2018 The Commission is today proposing to reform the EU's common visa policy to adapt the rules to evolving security concerns, challenges linked to migration and new opportunities offered by technological developments.
MEMO/18/1762  14-03-2018 - Questions and Answers: Adapting the common EU visa policy to new challenges 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 14 March 2018 . What is the Common EU Visa Policy? The EU has a common visa policy for short-stay visits to the Schengen area, comprising of a set of harmonised rules setting out the countries whose nationals require a visa to travel to...
SPEECH/18/2001  14-03-2018 - Remarks by Commissioner Avramopoulos on the reform of the EU visa policy, progress made on migration and the Facility for Refugees in Turkey 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 14 March 2018 Dear all, Today is another important step forward in Europe's mobility, migration and security policies, both internal and external. First of all, today we present the first part of a comprehensive reform of the EU's common visa policy.
STATEMENT/18/1743  09-03-2018 - Joint statement on European Remembrance Day for Victims of Terrorism 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 9 March 2018 © European Union 2018 Director: Catherine Vandezande Ahead of the 14th European Remembrance Day for Victims of Terrorism on 11 March 2018, First Vice-President Frans Timmermans, High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini, Commissioners Dimitris Avramopoulos, Vera Jourová and Julian King have issued the following...
STATEMENT/18/1601  06-03-2018 - Joint statement on the occasion of International Women's Day 2018 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 6 March 2018 Equality between women and men is one of the fundamental values of the European Union enshrined in our treaties. Our Union is a pioneer in tackling gender-based discrimination and we can be proud of the progress achieved: Europe is one of the...
IP/18/742  12-02-2018 - Border management: European Border and Coast Guard Agency strengthens operational cooperation with Albania 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Tirana, 12 February 2018 Today, Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship Dimitris Avramopoulos and Fatmir Xhafaj, Minister of Interior of the Republic of Albania, initialled the draft status agreement for operational cooperation between the European Border and Coast Guard Agency and Albania.