IP/18/4125  13-06-2018 - EU budget: €4.8 billion in security funding for a Europe that protects 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Strasbourg, 13 June 2018 For the next long-term EU budget for 2021-2027, the Commission is proposing to substantially increase the current security funding – from €3.5 billion to €4.8 billion.
MEMO/18/4128  13-06-2018 - Questions & Answers: Reinforced security funding for 2021-2027 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Strasbourg, 13 June 2018 The Juncker Commission has made security a top priority since day one. It is the most basic and universal of rights to feel safe and secure in your own home. The EU budget has a key role to play in supporting...
IP/18/4106  12-06-2018 - EU budget: Commission proposes major funding increase for stronger borders and migration 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 12 June 2018 For the next long-term EU budget 2021-2027, the Commission proposes to almost triple funding for migration and border management to €34.9 billion, as compared to €13 billion in the previous period.
MEMO/18/4127  12-06-2018 - Questions and Answers: Future EU funding for Borders and Migration 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 12 June 2018 How much funding will be available for border and migration management? €34.9 billion. Learning the lessons of the past, and in the knowledge that migration and border management will remain a challenge in the future, the Commission proposes to significantly reinforce...
SPEECH/18/4145  12-06-2018 - Remarks by Commissioner Avramopoulos on the Commission's proposal for the EU's future funding for borders and migration 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Strasbourg, 12 June 2018 Dear all, The incident in the Mediterranean with the Aquarius vessel yesterday has reminded us once again that migration is not just a theoretical discussion. Migration is very real and tangible – and above all: it concerns people.
SPEECH/18/4071  05-06-2018 - Remarks by Commissioner Avramopoulos following the Justice and Home Affairs Council in Luxembourg 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Luxembourg, 5 June 2018 Dear all, Today was an important Home Affairs Council – the last one before the summer and before the European Council, and also the last one under the Bulgarian Presidency.
STATEMENT/18/3906  23-05-2018 - Joint EU-U.S. statement following the EU-U.S. Justice and Home Affairs Ministerial Meeting 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Sofia, 23 May 2018 On 22 and 23 May 2018, the EU-U.S. Ministerial Meeting on Justice and Home Affairs was hosted by Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the European Union in Sofia, Bulgaria.
IP/18/3724  17-05-2018 - Commission takes Slovakia to the Court for failing to provide judicial remedies against refusals, annulments or revocations of visas 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 17 May 2018 The European Commission decided today to refer Slovakia to the Court of Justice of the EU for not allowing judicial appeal against a decision to refuse, annul or revoke a visa.
IP/18/3743  16-05-2018 - European Agenda on Migration: Still fragile situation gives no cause for complacency 
European Commission - Commission - Press release European Brussels, 16 May 2018 The Commission is today reporting on progress made under the European Agenda on Migration and the Commission's roadmap from December 2017, and is setting out further key actions to be taken.
IP/18/3741  16-05-2018 - EU Visa Policy: Commission upgrades the Visa Information System to better secure the EU's external borders 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 16 May 2018 The Commission is today proposing to upgrade the Visa Information System (VIS), the database containing information on persons applying for Schengen visas, in order to better respond to evolving security and migratory challenges and improve the EU's external border management.