IP/14/1173  20-10-2014 - Commission assesses progress by Turkey in visa dialogue 
European Commission - European Press release Brussels, 20 October 2014 Commission Today the Commission presented its first report on progress by Turkey in fulfilling the requirements set in its visa liberalisation roadmap. "This first report shows that Turkey is doing effective efforts to meet the criteria identified in its visa liberalisation roadmap and...
IP/14/1164  17-10-2014 - Trafficking in human beings 2010-2014: eradicating the slave trade 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 17 October 2014 During the years 2010-2012, EU Member States registered 30 146 victims of trafficking in human beings. Behind this number are human tragedies, broken hopes and destroyed plans for a better life.
MEMO/14/594  17-10-2014 - Questions and Answers: European System of Accounts 2010 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 17 October 2014 What is the European System of Accounts? The European System of National and Regional Accounts (ESA) sets down the harmonised methodology which must be used for the production of national accounts data in the EU.
SPEECH/14/700  17-10-2014 - EU takes eradication of trafficking in human beings from words to action 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Cecilia Malmström EU Commissioner for Home Affairs EU EU Press Conference Brussels, 17 October 2014 Between 2010-2012, 30.146 women, men, girls and boys were registered as victims of trafficking in the EU Member States. That means 30.146 broken lives, and as many broken dreams.
MEMO/14/589  16-10-2014 - October infringements package: main decisions 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 16 October 2014 October October In its monthly package of infringement decisions, the European Commission is pursuing legal action against Member States for failing to comply properly with their obligations under EU law.
IP/14/1118  10-10-2014 - The European Commission assesses the situation of visa non-reciprocity with certain third countries 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 10 October 2014 The European Commission adopted today a report assessing the situation of non-reciprocity with certain third countries in the area of visa policy. Visa non-reciprocity refers to instances where citizens of a non-EU country enjoy visa-free travel to the EU, yet this country...
IP/14/1109  09-10-2014 - EU-Jordan: a new partnership to better manage mobility and migration 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 9 October 2014 The EU and Jordan have today officially established a Mobility Partnership. EU Commissioner for Home Affairs, Cecilia Malmström, Jordan's Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh, and the Ministers responsible for migration from the twelve EU Member States participating in this partnership (Cyprus, Denmark, France,...
STATEMENT/14/304  09-10-2014 - Joint statement Malmström - Alfano on the informal Ministerial dinner with IT companies 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Luxembourg, 9 October 2014 Yesterday evening, Commissioner Cecilia Malmström and Minister Angelino Alfano hosted an informal ministerial dinner, which brought together EU Member States' Ministers of Home Affairs and senior representatives of Google, Facebook, Twitter and Microsoft.
MEMO/14/569  08-10-2014 - Justice and Home Affairs Council 9-10 October 2014 in Luxembourg 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 8 October 2014 European Union Justice and Home Affairs ministers will meet in Luxembourg on 9-10 October 2014. The European Commission will be represented by Cecilia Malmström, EU Commissioner for Home Affairs and Martine Reicherts, EU Commissioner for Justice.
MEMO/14/566  07-10-2014 - Frontex Joint Operation 'Triton' – Concerted efforts to manage migration in the Central Mediterranean 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 7 October 2014 Background on Frontex assistance to Italy Weeks after the tragic drowning of over 300 persons around the Island of Lampedusa in October 2013, Italy launched a major search and rescue operation called 'Mare Nostrum'.