AGENDA/16/4251  02-12-2016 - Thursday 8 December 2016: EU Internet Forum 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: On 8 December 2016, the Commission will host the second EU Internet Forum bringing together the Commission – with the participation of Commissioners Dimitris Avramopoulos and Julian King - Member States, EUROPOL, the Radicalisation Awareness Network (RAN) and Internet companies.
MEMO/16/4183  01-12-2016 - Questions and Answers on the EU-U.S. Data Protection "Umbrella Agreement" 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 1 December 2016 The EU-US data protection "Umbrella Agreement" puts in place a comprehensive high-level data protection framework for EU-US law enforcement cooperation. What is the EU-US data protection "Umbrella Agreement"? The EU-US data protection "Umbrella Agreement" puts in place a comprehensive high-level data...
STATEMENT/16/4182  01-12-2016 - Statement by Commissioner Věra Jourová on the European Parliament consent vote on the conclusion of the EU-U.S. data protection "Umbrella Agreement" 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 1 December 2016  On the occasion of the final vote by the European Parliament on the conclusion of the EU-U.S. Data Protection "Umbrella Agreement", Justice Commissioner Věra Jourová said: "I welcome the strong positive vote of the European Parliament on the conclusion of...
STATEMENT/16/4121  29-11-2016 - Speeches by Commissioners Avramopoulos and Jourová at the 10th European Forum on the rights of the child - The protection of children in migration 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 29 November 2016 Keynote speech by Commissioner Jourová : More protection for refugee and migrant children Dear Dimitris, Honourable Members of Parliament co-chairs of the Intergroup on rights of the child - Ms Corazza Bildt and Ms Chinnici, Distinguished speakers, Ladies and gentlemen, Welcome to...
MEMO/16/3946  24-11-2016 - Q&A : International Day for the elimination of Violence against women 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 24 November 2016 What do Europeans think about violence against women? According to the Eurobarometer survey on gender-based violence published today, almost all Europeans (96%) think that domestic violence against women is unacceptable.
STATEMENT/16/3945  24-11-2016 - Joint Statement on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, 25 November 2016 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 24 November 2016 Frans Timmermans, First Vice-President of the Commission, Federica Mogherini, the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the Commission, Johannes Hahn, Commissioner  for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations, Neven Mimica, Commissioner for International Cooperation and...
IP/16/3802  22-11-2016 - Commission proposes new approach to business insolvency in Europe: promoting early restructuring to support growth and protect jobs 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Strasbourg, 22 November 2016 The European Commission is for the first time presenting a set of European rules on business insolvency today. Well-functioning insolvency and restructuring systems are key to supporting economic growth and job creation.
MEMO/16/3803  22-11-2016 - Proposal for a directive on Insolvency, Restructuring and Second Chance 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Strasbourg, 22 November 2016 The European Commission is for the first time presenting a set of European rules on business insolvency today. How do the EU Member States' insolvency frameworks currently perform? The 2015 World Bank Doing Business Report ranks countries according to the efficiency...
STATEMENT/16/3762  18-11-2016 - Joint Statement on the occasion of Universal Children's Day 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 20 November 2016 On the occasion of Universal Children Day on 20 November, Federica Mogherini, the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the Commission, Neven Mimica, Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Dimitris Avramopoulos, Commissioner for Migration,...
SPEECH/16/3842  18-11-2016 - Closing remarks of the second Fundamental Rights Colloquium on Media Pluralism and Democracy by Commissioner Věra Jourová 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 18 November 2016 Ladies and gentlemen, Our second Colloquium on Fundamental Rights has been as timely and relevant as last year's event (on anti-Semitism and anti-Muslim hatred).