SPEECH/15/4699  26-03-2015 - Remarks by Commissioner Avramopoulos following his visit to the European Asylum Support Office 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Valletta, 26 March 2015 Ladies and gentlemen, dear friends, First of all let me thank Robert Visser, the Director of the European Asylum Support Office, for his kind hospitality.
IP/15/4662  25-03-2015 - Investing in an open and secure Europe: €1.8 billion to fund Asylum, Migration, Integration and Security 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 25 March 2015 Investing in an open and secure Europe: €1.8 billion to fund Asylum, Migration, Integration and Security Today the European Commission has approved 22 new multiannual national programmes under the Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund (AMIF) and the Internal Security Fund (ISF)...
STATEMENT/15/4641  20-03-2015 - Statement by Commissioner Avramopoulos following the international ministerial conference "Tackling Jihadism Together" in Vienna 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Vienna, 20 March 2015 [Check against delivery] Tackling jihadism and home-grown radicalisation is a challenge that we face today across borders. Let me, therefore, start by thanking Minister Johanna Mikl-Leitner and Minister Sebastian Kurz for organising this very important and timely conference, not the...
SPEECH/15/4614  17-03-2015 - Remarks by Commissioner Avramopoulos following his visit to Europol and the official launch of JOT MARE 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] The Hague, 17 March 2015 Ladies and gentlemen, dear friends, First of all, I would like to take this opportunity to warmly thank the Director of Europol, Mr. Rob Wainwright, for his excellent hospitality during my first official visit to Europol, here...
SPEECH/15/4602  12-03-2015 - Remarks by Commissioner Avramopoulos following the Home Affairs Council 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 12 March 2015 Ladies and gentlemen, before reviewing today's discussions, I would like to thank once again the Latvian Presidency and Minister Kozlovskis for organizing one more successful Home Affairs Council meeting.
STATEMENT/15/4580  10-03-2015 - Statement by First Vice-President Timmermans, High Representative /Vice-President Mogherini and Commissioners Avramopoulos and Jourová ahead of European Day of Remembrance of Victims of Terrorism on 11 March 2015 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 10 March 2015 "Two months ago the terrorist attacks in Paris produced a shock wave that reverberated throughout Europe and beyond. Across Europe and the whole world people took to the streets and stood in solidarity. This spirit remains very much alive.
MEMO/15/4563  05-03-2015 - Questions and Answers: What is the EU doing for women's rights and gender equality? 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 05 March 2015 What do the EU Treaties say about gender equality? The Treaty of Rome in 1957 already included the principle of equal pay for equal work. (Article 119 EEC, then 141 EC, now Article 157 TFEU).
STATEMENT/15/4564  05-03-2015 - Joint statement by European Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship, Dimitris Avramopoulos and Serbian Minister of Interior, Nebojša Stefanović 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Belgrade, 05 March 2015 We just had a constructive meeting on how to take further action to address the migration flow from Kosovo. Following a technical meeting recently between Serbia and Kosovo, facilitated by the European Commission and EU Agencies, today's political encounter is a proof...
IP/15/4545  04-03-2015 - Commission makes progress on a European Agenda on Migration 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 04 March 2015 The European Commission today launched its work on a comprehensive European Agenda on Migration. The College of Commissioners held a first orientation debate on key actions to step up the EU's efforts to implement the existing tools and cooperation in managing...
MEMO/15/4544  04-03-2015 - Towards a Comprehensive European Migration Policy: 20 years of EU Action 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 04 March 2015 For almost twenty years, the European Union has been building the foundations of an overarching and comprehensive migration policy. This memo offers an overview of European actions in this area, which also underscores the need for a comprehensive European Agenda on...