STATEMENT/16/247  05-02-2016 - Joint Statement on the International Day against Female Genital Mutilation 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 5 February 2016 High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini and Commissioners Vĕra Jourova and Neven Mimica call for zero tolerance against Female Genital Mutilation. Ahead of the International Day of Zero Tolerance against Female Genital Mutilation (6 February 2016) High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs...
IP/16/216  02-02-2016 - EU Commission and United States agree on new framework for transatlantic data flows: EU-US Privacy Shield 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Strasbourg, 2 February 2016 The European Commission and the United States have agreed on a new framework for transatlantic data flows: the EU-US Privacy Shield. Today, the College of Commissioners approved the political agreement reached and has mandated Vice-President Ansip and Commissioner Jourová to prepare...
SPEECH/16/221  02-02-2016 - Speaking points by Justice Commissioner Jourová at the press conference on the new framework for transatlantic data flows: the EU-US Privacy Shield 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Strasbourg, 2 February 2016 I am glad to announce today that we have finalised negotiations with the United States on a renewed and safe framework for transatlantic data flows. I have just concluded talks with U.S. Commerce Secretary Pritzker.
SPEECH/16/208  01-02-2016 - Commissioner Jourová's remarks on the state of play of the Safe Harbour negotiations before the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs (Libe) 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Strasbourg, 1 February 2016 Honourable Members I am pleased to be back with you to provide an update on the talks with the United States on a new framework for transatlantic data flows and to hear your views on this subject.
IP/16/87  19-01-2016 - Commission proposes to strengthen the exchange of criminal records on non-EU citizens 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Strasbourg, 19 January 2016 Today, the European Commission proposed to facilitate the exchange of criminal records of non-EU citizens in the EU by upgrading the European Criminal Records Information System (ECRIS).
MEMO/16/91  19-01-2016 - ECRIS to be upgraded to allow a better exchange of criminal records relating to non-EU nationals: Frequently asked Questions 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Strasbourg, 19 January 2016 The improvement of ECRIS as regards non-EU nationals is a key action of the European Agenda on Security. The improvement of ECRIS as regards non-EU nationals is a key action of the European Agenda on Security.
MEMO/15/6385  21-12-2015 - Questions and Answers - Data protection reform 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 21 December 2015 Stronger data protection rules for Europe: the EU adopts the data protection reform package The European Parliament and Council have reached agreement on the data protection reform proposed by the Commission.
STATEMENT/15/6376  18-12-2015 - Joint Statement on the International Migrants' Day 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 18 December 2015 Today the European Union recognises the 232 million international migrants worldwide. More people than at any other time have left their homes, either to seek refuge and safety from war and persecution or to escape poverty and find secure livelihoods elsewhere.
IP/15/6321  15-12-2015 - Agreement on Commission's EU data protection reform will boost Digital Single Market 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 15 December 2015 The European Commission put forward its EU Data Protection Reform in 2012 to make Europe fit for the digital age (IP/12/46). The European Commission put forward its EU Data Protection Reform in January 2012 to make Europe fit for the digital...
IP/15/6264  09-12-2015 - Commission proposes modern digital contract rules to simplify and promote access to digital content and online sales across the EU 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 9 December 2015 Delivering on its Digital Single Market strategy, the Commission today presents two proposals to better protect consumers who shop online across the EU and help businesses expand their online sales.