The EU in 2016: General Report of the activities of the European Union
The General Report of the activities of the European Union provides an insight into the major EU events, initiatives and decisions of 2016.
Do you want to know what progress the EU made in delivering on its priorities in 2016? And how the EU citizens benefited from the Union?
Today the European Commission published the 2016 edition of the General Report on the activities of the European Union.
The General Report complements the White Paper on the future of Europe, providing an insight into the major EU events, initiatives and decisions of 2016.The Report and a separate shorter summary of it present the EU's activities in a citizen-friendly way and are intended to be interesting and accessible not only for those familiar with EU affairs, but also for the general public, including those who know little about the EU's activities.
The publication of the General Report is a Treaty obligation, set out in Article 249(2) of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union. The Report is available in all EU official languages.