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EU solidarity at work: Commission offers financial aid to Greece, Poland, Lithuania and Bulgaria following natural disasters

31/05/2018

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 31 May 2018 Today the Commission is proposing €34 million from the EU Solidarity Fund (EUSF) for four Member States that were hit by natural disasters in 2017 – Greece, Poland, Lithuania and Bulgaria.

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EU budget: Regional Development and Cohesion Policy beyond 2020

29/05/2018

European Commission - Press release Strasbourg, 29 May 2018 For the next long-term EU budget 2021-2027, the Commission proposes to modernise Cohesion Policy, the EU's main investment policy and one of its most concrete expressions of solidarity.

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Regional Development and Cohesion Policy beyond 2020: Questions and Answers

29/05/2018

European Commission - Fact Sheet Strasbourg, 29 May 2018 Regional Development and Cohesion Policy beyond 2020: Questions and Answers See IP/18/3885 A modernised Cohesion Policy, for all regions The Commission is proposing to modernise Cohesion Policy.

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Cohesion policy beyond 2020: new Commission initiative helps Member States and regions improve the management of EU funds

24/05/2018

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 24 May 2018 The Commission has selected five national and regional authorities in Greece, Poland, Spain, Croatia and Bulgaria to participate in a new pilot action on good governance and administrative capacity-building.

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Integration of migrants: Commission and OECD publish check list to support local, regional and national authorities

18/04/2018

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 18 April 2018 Today the European Commission and OECD are publishing a report that identifies the main challenges to the integration of migrants and sets out concrete policy recommendations in response.

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More Commission support for industrial regions to build resilient and competitive economies

07/03/2018

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 7 March 2018 Today the Commission announces which additional industrial transition regions will benefit from tailored support under an EU-funded pilot action. Today, the Commission has selected 7 additional EU regions and Member States for tailored assistance under the Commission pilot action on industrial...

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Joint statement on the occasion of International Women's Day 2018

06/03/2018

European Commission - Statement Brussels, 6 March 2018 Equality between women and men is one of the fundamental values of the European Union enshrined in our treaties. Our Union is a pioneer in tackling gender-based discrimination and we can be proud of the progress achieved: Europe is one of the...

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EU solidarity at work: Commission offers financial aid to France, Greece, Spain and Portugal following natural disasters

15/02/2018

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 15 February 2018 Today the Commission proposes to give €104 million from the Solidarity Fund to four EU Member States that were hit by natural disasters in 2017. This is a concrete delivery on the Juncker Commission's promise to offer more than condolences when...

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Commission reports on progress under global commitments for sustainable urban development

09/02/2018

European - Press release Commission Brussels, 9 February 2018 Today at the World Urban Forum in Malaysia, the Commission takes stock of what was achieved under the three commitments put forward by the EU and its partners 15 months ago.

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Commissioner Creţu at the 9th World Urban Forum in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

08/02/2018

European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Kuala Lumpur, 8 February 2018 Opening Speech by Commissioner Creţu, in charge of Regional Policy, on behalf of the European Union and its Member States, at the Opening Plenary of the 9th World Urban Forum in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (7-13 February 2018)...

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