IP/16/225  03-02-2016 - EU-Turkey Cooperation: Commission welcomes Member State agreement on Refugee Facility for Turkey 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 3 February 2016 EU-Turkey Cooperation: Commission welcomes Member State agreement on Refugee Facility for Turkey The European Commission today welcomed the agreement by Member States on the details of the €3 billion Refugee Facility for Turkey, which the Commission proposed on 24 November in...
IP/16/211  02-02-2016 - Commission adopts Schengen Evaluation Report on Greece and proposes recommendations to address deficiencies in external border management 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Strasbourg, 2 February 2016 Commission adopts Schengen Evaluation Report on Greece and proposes recommendations to address deficiencies in external border management Following a positive opinion by the Schengen evaluation committee on Friday, the College of Commissioners has today adopted the Schengen Evaluation Report on Greece...
SPEECH/16/215  02-02-2016 - Remarks by Commissioner Avramopoulos to the European Parliament Plenary Session 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Strasbourg, 2 February 2016 Honourable Members, I thank you for giving the Commission the opportunity once again to discuss with you in the Plenary the migration challenge.   The sooner we deal with the situation on basis of the twin principles of shared...
IP/16/189  29-01-2016 - Progress following Western Balkans Route Leaders' Meeting: Fourteenth Contact Points Video Conference 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 29 January 2016 Progress following Western Balkans Route Leaders' Meeting: Fourteenth Contact Points Video Conference Yesterday, a fourteenth video conference was held between the contact points nominated after the Western Balkans Route Leaders' Meeting held on 25 October.
IP/15/6134  01-02-2016 - State of Play: Measures to Address the Refugee Crisis 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 29 January 2016 State of Play: Measures to Address the Refugee Crisis Updated on 29 January The European Agenda on Migration adopted by the Commission in May 2015 set out the need for a comprehensive approach to migration management.
IP/16/174  27-01-2016 - Commission discusses draft Schengen Evaluation Report on Greece 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 27 January 2016 Commission discusses draft Schengen Evaluation Report on Greece The College of Commissioners has today, in view of the findings and their significance, taken note and discussed a draft Schengen Evaluation Report on Greece.
SPEECH/16/161  25-01-2016 - Remarks by Commissioner Avramopoulos at the Press Conference after the Informal Meeting of Ministers of Home Affairs 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Amsterdam, 25 January 2016 Dear all, Firstly, let me welcome and thank the Dutch Presidency, my friends Ard and Klaas, for today's first and informal Justice and Home Affairs Council.
SPEECH/16/157  25-01-2016 - Remarks by Commissioner Avramopoulos at the launch of Europol's European Counter Terrorism Centre (ECTC) 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Amsterdam, 25 January 2016 First of all, I would like to thank my friend Ard van der Steur and the Dutch Presidency for hosting the informal meeting of the Justice and Home Affairs ministers, here in Amsterdam.
IP/16/148  22-01-2016 - Progress following Western Balkans Route Leaders' Meeting: Thirteenth Contact Points Video Conference 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 22 January 2016 Progress following Western Balkans Route Leaders' Meeting: Thirteenth Contact Points Video Conference Today, a thirteenth video conference was held between the contact points nominated after the Western Balkans Route Leaders' Meeting held on 25 October.
SPEECH/16/76  19-01-2016 - Remarks by Commissioner Avramopoulos to the LIBE Committee at the European Parliament 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 14 January 2016 Honourable members, It's our first meeting this year and I take the opportunity to wish you a happy New Year. I am by nature optimistic and determined to face the challenges, encouraged by your precious support, but we...