Migration and Home Affairs


Prevention of radicalisation leading to violent extremism and terrorism is a key priority for the EU Member States and the Western Balkan partners.
Today, the Commission renewed its commitment against organised crime and trafficking in human beings with the adoption of two strategies.
Today, the Commission has adopted new rules to upgrade the European Border Surveillance
On March 24, the vacancy notices for the recruitment of three Deputy Executive Directors at the European Border and Coast Guard Agency – Frontex, have been published in the Official Journal:    
The Commission and the Committee of the Regions are launching today a new partnership to increase cooperation and support to EU cities, regions and rural areas for their work to help integrate new arrivals.
Today, the Directorate-General for Migration and Home Affairs of the Commission and the European Union Agency for the Operational Management of Large-Scale IT Systems in the Area of Freedom, Security and Justice (eu-LISA) co-signed ded
The European Migration Network (EMN) is richer for two new countries. Georgia and Moldova joined the network as non-voting observers. This is the first time countries outside the European Economic Area become part of EMN.
The Commission is launching today a public consultation on the digitalisation of visa procedures, to make applications for visas to the EU much easier.
On Thursday 11 March, the European Commission will organise an event in Madrid to mark the 17th European Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Terrorism.
Commissioner for Home Affairs Ylva Johansson participated today via a videoconference in a meeting with the Social and Economic partners on Talent Partnerships.
The Commission is organising online meetings with key stakeholder groups to gather feedback and data to support the evidence-based preparation of the new legislation to fight child sexual abuse.
The EU-funded Pan-European Network of Customs Practitioners (PEN-CP) has launched the first Global Customs Innovation Award in cooperation with the World Customs Organization.
Today the Commission is launching a public consultation to gather data and views on the upcoming
The Commissioner presented yesterday the action plan on integration and inclusion 2021-2027 in the European Parliament LIBE Committee.
On 25 January, Commissioner for Home Affairs Ylva Johansson hosted the 6th Ministerial Meeting of the EU Internet Forum.
Today, the EU and China officially launched a dialogue on drugs. During today’s videoconference, EU and Chinese representatives exchanged information on the drug situation and policies in the EU and in China, including the impact of the COVID pandemic in the area of drugs.
Commissioner for Home Affairs, Ylva Johansson, participated yestereday in the opening ceremony of the Summit of the Global Forum on Migration and Development.
Following the rapid increase of COVID-19 cases in parts of England, of which a large proportion belongs to a new variant of the virus, the Commission today adopted a
On the occasion of the 20th anniversary of International Migrants Day, the Commissioner for Home Affairs, Ylva Johansson, participated on Friday 18 December in the webinar on integration of migrant women to close the 2020 edition of the