MEMO/15/4465  20-02-2015 - Protection of victims in the EU 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 20 February 2015 The Victims' Rights Directive will give victims of crime stronger rights to support and protection across the European Union. EU Member States have until 16 November this year to implement the rules into national law.
STATEMENT/15/4466  20-02-2015 - Statement of Commissioner Jourová for the European Day for victims of crime 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 20 February 2015 European day for victims of crime is celebrated on 22 February. To mark this occasion Commissioner Jourová said: "Every year 75 million people fall victim to crime across the European Union.
MEMO/15/4201  06-02-2015 - Commission actions to fight FGM in the EU and worldwide 
European Commission - European - Fact Sheet Commission Brussels, 06 February 2015 The EU is fully committed to combatting all forms of gender-based violence both within the EU and in our external relations. What is FGM? Female genital mutilation consists of the (partial or complete) removal of the external female genitalia, and the...
STATEMENT/15/4180  06-02-2015 - Joint Statement on the International Day against Female Genital Mutilation 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 06 February 2015 Joint Statement on the International Day against Female Genital Mutilation High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the Commission, Federica Mogherini, Commissioner for Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality, Vĕra Jourová, and Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Neven Mimica, issued...
SPEECH/15/3965  30-01-2015 - Speech of Commissioner Jourova: Informal JHA council in Riga 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Speech Speech Riga, 30 January 2015 Press conference at the informal JHA Ministerial meeting The recent terrorist acts in Paris were an attack on our core values: respect for life, freedom and tolerance.
STATEMENT/15/3801  28-01-2015 - Vice-President Ansip and Commissioner Jourová: Concluding the EU Data Protection Reform is essential for the Digital Single Market 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 28 January 2015 "Today marks the 9th European Data Protection Day. It is a day to celebrate and raise awareness of the importance of protecting personal data, a fundamental right for everyone in the EU.
IP/15/3080  09-01-2015 - Cutting red tape: Savings of up to €48 million thanks to new rules for cross-border judgments 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 09 January 2015 New rules applying as of tomorrow mean businesses and consumers will be able to resolve cross-border legal disputes more easily – bringing expected savings of up to €48 million each year in the EU.
IP/15/3045  09-01-2015 - Better protection for victims of violence anywhere in the EU 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 09 January 2015 As of this Sunday, victims of violence - notably those who have suffered domestic violence or stalking – will be able to guarantee themselves better protection in any EU Member State.
STATEMENT/14/2624  12-12-2014 - Statement by Commissioner Věra Jourová following the Employment, Social Policy, Health and Consumer Affairs Council 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 12 December 2014 The fight against discrimination is a key priority for the Juncker Commission and it is my mission to unblock the negotiations on the Equal Treatment Directive.
IP/14/2322  04-12-2014 - Justice Ministers agree on modern insolvency rules 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 04 December 2014 A "rescue and recovery" approach to insolvency will give viable businesses a second chance when facing financial difficulties cross-border – following political agreement by ministers in the Justice Council today.