A new interactive map published today will help tourists know they are swimming in safe waters wherever they happen to be in Europe this summer. The map covers bathing water at more than 21,000 coastal beaches and inland sites. The data is drawn from the More...
Today the Juncker Commission sets out an ambitious and comprehensive package to make EU regulation more effective and efficient by improving impact assessment, transparency, public consultation and implementation.
EU Commissioner for Science, Research and Innovation Carlos Moedas has today suggested a mechanism for high quality, timely and independent scientific advice to the European Commission. The proposed new mechanism will draw on a wide range of scientific expertise in Europe through a close relationship with national academies and other bodies and will be...
Misleading stories in the Daily Mail and Daily Telegraph in late April suggested organic farmers and fish farmers have “been ordered by the EU to use homeopathic medicine.” Homeopathy is one of the options available. But the EU rules concerned refer to other types of natural remedy and are crystal clear that antibiotics may be used […]
European Commission Representation in the United Kingdom
Simplified grants programme for initiatives to promote debate and raise awareness of EU policy priorities
The European Commission Representation in the UK is seeking for proposals from civil society organisations for events that promote debate and raise awareness of current EU policy priorities. The Representation will provide financial support to successful applicants in the form of lump sum grants. More