STATEMENT/18/1061  22-02-2018 - Statement by Commissioner Jourová on European Day for Victims of Crime 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 22 February 2018 "In a Union founded on the principles of dignity, justice and solidarity, victims deserve support and protection to help rebuild their lives. The European Union has in place the highest standards when it comes to victims' rights.
IP/18/761  15-02-2018 - Social media companies need to do more to fully comply with EU consumer rules 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 15 February 2018 Social media companies need to do more to respond to the requests, made last March by the European Commission and Member States' consumer authorities, to comply with EU consumer rules.
MEMO/18/602  05-02-2018 - Questions and Answers about Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C) 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 5 February 2018 The EU has actively participated in international cooperation to promote the elimination of Female Genital Mutilation. Discussion on Female Genital Mutilation is included in human rights and political dialogues with partner countries and in annual dialogues with civil society organisations.
STATEMENT/18/601  05-02-2018 - Joint Statement on the International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 5 February 2018 On the International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the Commission Federica Mogherini, Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations, Johannes Hahn, Commissioner for International Cooperation and...
SPEECH/18/606  02-02-2018 - Press speakings of Commissioner Jourová at a joint press conference on dual quality of food with Chair of Czech Parliament Agriculture committee Mr. Faltynek 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Prague, 2 February 2018 The Commission takes the issue of dual quality food very seriously and has drawn up an articulated action plan. Since September 2017, when Commission President Mr Juncker, said in his State of the Union speech that we cannot...
STATEMENT/18/461  26-01-2018 - Data protection rules fit for a digital and globalised age: Joint Statement by First Vice-President Timmermans, Vice-President Ansip, Commissioners Jourová and Gabriel ahead of the 2018 Data Protection Day 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 26 January 2018 "28 January marks European Data Protection Day. Data is everywhere. When using your smartphone, data could be collected on your whereabouts, your tastes, your friends, your health… In Europe, data protection is a fundamental right, we need to protect it.
IP/18/386  24-01-2018 - Commission publishes guidance on upcoming new data protection rules 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 24 January 2018 The Commission publishes today guidance to facilitate a direct and smooth application of the new data protection rules across the EU as of 25 May. The Commission also launches a new online tool dedicated to SMEs.
MEMO/18/387  24-01-2018 - Questions and Answers – General Data Protection Regulation 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 24 January 2018 The data protection reform package which entered into force in May 2016 and will be applicable as of May 2018 includes the General Data Protection Regulation ("Regulation") and the Data Protection Directive for the police and criminal justice sector.
STATEMENT/18/423  24-01-2018 - Joint Statement of European Commission President Juncker and First Vice-President Timmermans on the latest developments in Romania 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 24 January 2018 We are following the latest developments in Romania with concern. The independence of Romania's judicial system and its capacity to fight corruption effectively are essential cornerstones of a strong Romania in the European Union.
IP/18/261  19-01-2018 - Countering illegal hate speech online – Commission initiative shows continued improvement, further platforms join 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 19 January 2018 The third evaluation of the Code of Conduct on countering illegal online hate speech carried out by NGOs and public bodies released today shows that IT companies removed on average 70% of illegal hate speech notified to them.