Navigation path

Login   |   Register
 

Advanced search Search in:    Audio    Photo    Video    Shotlist


OR









Questions and answers to Cecilia Malmström on how to reduce gun related violence through stronger EU action

60 views

On 21 October 2013, Cecilia Malmström, Member of the EC in charge of Home Affairs, presented a Communication containing suggestions on how to reduce gun violence in Europe. It aims to identify actions at EU level, through legislation, operational activities, training and EU funding, to address the threats posed by the illegal use of firearms. The Commission identified four priorities under which several concrete actions are considered: increasing pressure on criminal markets; safeguarding the licit market for civilian firearms; reducing diversion of firearms into criminal hands; and building better intelligence. The actions put forward in the Communication will facilitate both legal trade in the internal market and law enforcement cooperation in identifying and disrupting organised criminal groups. This video shows an extract of the questions/answers session on the challenges of the new technologies.
PHOTO SHOTLIST LINK LINK INFO PRESS MEMO

Type: Complete press conference   Reference: I-082871   Date: 21/10/2013   Duration: 01:30   Personalities: Cecilia Malmström,Pia Ahrenkilde Hansen   Location: Brussels - EC/Berlaymont  
Languages: ORIGINAL,
© European Union, 2013   /   Source: EC - Audiovisual Service
To download, please log in



Related media

01:30 Questions and answers to Cecilia Malmström on how to reduce gun related violence through stronger EU action
Questions and answers to Cecilia Malmström on how to reduce gun related violence ...
Ref: I-082871
Date: 21/10/2013
07:45 Press conference by Cecilia Malmström, on how to reduce gun related violence through stronger EU action
Press conference by Cecilia Malmström, on how to reduce gun related violence ...
Ref: I-082676
Date: 21/10/2013
02:40 Extracts from the press conference by Cecilia Malmström, on how to reduce gun related violence through stronger EU action
Extracts from the press conference by Cecilia Malmström, on how to reduce gun ...
Ref: I-082791
Date: 21/10/2013
Video Player   Need some help?


You don't find what you are looking for? Ask us!


Mon 13/06
European Commission - Upcoming events The news: On 30 June and 1 July, the College of Commissioners is travelling to Bratislava for its traditional visit to the incoming Presidency of the Council of the European Union, which in the second semester of 2016 will be held by the Slovak Republic.
Sat 25/06
European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 25 June 2016 Commissioner Lord Hill, responsible for Financial Stability, Financial Services and the Capital Markets Union, has informed European Commission President Juncker of his decision to resign from his post as European Commissioner.
Fri 24/06
European Commission - Commissioners' weekly activities Brussels, 24 June 2016 (Susceptible de modifications en cours de semaine) Déplacements et visites Lundi 27 juin College meeting Agriculture and Fisheries Council (until 28/06), in Luxembourg.
Fri 24/06
European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 24 June 2016 The European Commission takes note of the outcome of the UK Referendum. Now that the UK has voted to leave the European Union, what happens next? The European Commission takes note of the outcome of the UK Referendum.
Fri 24/06
European Commission - Daily News Daily News 24 / 06 / 2016 Brussels, 24 June 2016 Joint Statement by Martin Schulz, President of the European Parliament, Donald Tusk, President of the European Council, Mark Rutte, Holder of the rotating Presidency of the Council of the EU, and Jean-Claude Juncker, President...
Fri 24/06
European Commission - Statement Brussels, 24 June 2016 President Schulz, President Tusk and Prime Minister Rutte met this morning in Brussels upon the invitation of European Commission President Juncker. They discussed the outcome of the United Kingdom referendum and made the following joint statement: "In a free and democratic process,...
Thu 23/06
European Commission - Daily News Daily News 23 / 06 / 2016 Brussels, 23 June 2016 First Employment and Social Innovation microfinance deal in Albania to benefit 5,000 micro-enterprises The European Investment Fund (EIF) and Fondi Besa (BESA) have signed the first guarantee agreement aimed at supporting micro-enterprises in Albania...
Thu 23/06
European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 23 June 2016   Opening statement by President Jean-Claude Juncker Monsieur le Président, Mesdames et Messieurs, Nous étions heureux, Madame Mogherini et moi-même, d'accueillir le Président Rivlin à la Commission européenne.
Thu 23/06
European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Speech Speech Brussels, 23 June 2016 Well here we are. Thursday 23rd June. A day which many of us have been waiting for for a long time. A historic day for Europe. A possible turning point. The Pensions Europe Conference 2016.
Wed 22/06
Commission - Press release European Brussels, 22 June 2016 The European Parliament, Council and Commission have reached an agreement, endorsed by the Council today, on the Commission's proposal on a European Border and Coast Guard.

Go to useful links page Useful links

Go to rss page Go to EU Tube page Go to twitter page Go to facebook page Go to contact page


Credit © European Union, 2016