IP/15/5130  09-06-2015 - Commission acts to simplify access to European Structural and Investment Funds 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Riga, 09 June 2015 Today, the Commission announces its intention to create a High Level Group on simplification. It aims to reduce the administrative burden for beneficiaries to access the five European Structural and Investment Funds– the European Regional Development Fund, the European Social Fund,...
MEMO/15/5128  09-06-2015 - Improving how EU Member States and regions invest and manage EU Cohesion Policy funds 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 09 June 2015 In 2014-2020 over 351 billion euro will be available to EU Member States, regions and cities under the Cohesion Policy (European Regional Development Fund, European Social Fund and the Cohesion Fund).
IP/15/5096  02-06-2015 - The EU Urban Agenda: Commission unveils results of public consultation 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 02 June 2015 Today the European Commission unveiled the results of the public consultation on the EU Urban Agenda during the 2nd European CITIES Forum, in Brussels. The consultation shows that Europe can help cities address common challenges and, in turn, contribute to the...
STATEMENT/15/5018  21-05-2015 - Commissioner Creţu in Greece: Announces creation of a Joint Working Group to make the most of European Structural and Investment Funds 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement 21 May 2015 It has been decided today, on the occasion of the official visit in Greece of Commissioner for Regional Policy Corina Creţu, to create a Joint Working Group between the Commission and the Greek authorities to help Greece improve its implementation capacity of the...
IP/15/4746  09-04-2015 - EU Solidarity Fund: €66.5 million for Bulgaria, Italy and Romania after severe flooding 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 09 April 2015 Today the Commission granted aid worth €66.5 million from the European Union Solidarity Fund to Bulgaria, Italy and Romania following three natural disasters in 2014.
STATEMENT/15/4742  07-04-2015 - International Roma Day: Statement by First Vice-President Timmermans, Commissioner Thyssen , Commissioner Jourová and Commissioner Creţu 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 07 April 2015 Statement of Vice-President Frans Timmermans, Commissioners Marianne Thyssen, Vĕra Jourová and Corina Creţu on the occasion of International Roma day, Wednesday 8 April : "The European Union is founded on the principles of equality before the law and non-discrimination: values enshrined in the...
IP/15/4655  24-03-2015 - New expertise exchange initiative to better manage Regional Policy investments 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 24 March 2015 Today the Commission is launching a new platform for public service officials to exchange expertise and best practice around Europe, to further improve how EU investments are spent and managed.
MEMO/15/4654  24-03-2015 - Improving how EU Member States and regions invest and manage EU Cohesion Policy funds 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 24 March 2015 In 2014-2020 over 351 billion euro will be available to EU Member States, regions and cities under the Cohesion Policy (European Regional Development Fund, European Social Fund and the Cohesion Fund).
IP/15/4425  13-02-2015 - Cohesion Policy: Commission commits more than 66 billion euro to promote economic development across Europe 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 13 February 2015 The European Commission has today adopted 40 new programmes under the European Cohesion Policy to support economic development and social cohesion across the European Union. An additional 10 programmes will be adopted before the end of this month.
IP/15/3484  19-01-2015 - EU Investment Offensive: Commission and EIB launch new advisory service on financial instruments 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 19 January 2015 On 19 January, the European Commission, in partnership with the European Investment Bank (EIB), is launching fi-compass, a new advisory service on financial instruments for the European Structural and Investment Funds.