Towards an Energy Union

News Highlight25/02/2015

The Commission and its Priorities


From left to right: Presidents Tusk, Poroshenko and Juncker


EU and Ukraine leaders discuss reform and EU assistance

Presidents Juncker and Tusk are in Kyiv for the 17th EU-Ukraine Summit – the first under the Juncker Commission. They will discuss reform, the EU's assistance to Ukraine, the crisis in eastern Ukraine and more.

Nepal Earthquake: EU mobilises all emergency response means

Press release27/04/2015

Nepal Earthquake: EU mobilises all emergency response means

The European Commission is making €3 million available in its immediate response to the vast devastation caused by the earthquake that hit Nepal on Saturday. This comes in addition to the assistance from EU Member States.

President Juncker and President Tusk during the post-Council press conference


EU leaders agree actions to tackle Mediterranean tragedy

EU leaders held a special meeting on the situation in the Mediterranean and committed to step up both resources and financing to stem the dramatic loss of life.

Law and Policies

The European Commission is active in many policy areas and is the starting point for the EU's law-making process.

Funding and public contracts

A huge range of funding opportunities exists to support programmes and projects.

Life, work and travel in the EU

Your EU rights: problem solving and complaints