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22/12/2017
The European Commission has today awarded an additional €7 million in emergency assistance to Greece under the Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund to provide an immediate response to urgent needs for shelter, catering, hygiene and cleaning services not only in the Aegean islands but also in ac
20/12/2017
Today the European Commission and the EU Social and Economic partners signed a
20/12/2017
The Commission is today reporting on the continuous fulfilment of the visa liberalisation benchmarks by the Western Balkan countries (Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Montenegro and Serbia) as well as the Eastern Partnership countries (Georgiam Moldova a
18/12/2017
Today, the Commission is proposing to ban seven new psychoactive substances (NPS) across the European Union, in addition to nine others banned previously this year.
18/12/2017
On the occasion of International Migrant Day on 18 December, Frans Timmermans, First Vice-President of the Commission, Federica Mogherini, the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the Commission, Johannes 
12/12/2017
The results of the special Eurobarometer survey 464b on EU citizens' attitudes towards security were published by the European Commission on 12 December 2017.
12/12/2017
Today, the European Commission has proposed to close information gaps by upgrading EU information systems for security, border and migration management and making them work together in a smarter and more efficient way.
09/12/2017
Today, ahead of the International Anti-Corruption Day on 9 December, Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship Dimitris Avramopoulos said: "Corruption is an affront to the very foundations of our political, economic and social values and to the well-being of ou
08/12/2017
Today, EU Justice Ministers agreed on general approaches on two European Commission proposals that contribute to completing the Security Union.
07/12/2017
The European Commission has today awarded an additional €7.25 million in emergency assistance to Greece under the Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund to support the Asylum Service in Greece.
07/12/2017
Ahead of the EU leaders' thematic debate on migration to be held on 14 December, the Commission is today proposing a political roadmap to reach a comprehensive agreement by June 2018 on how to pursue a sustainable migration policy.
06/12/2017
Today, Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship Dimitris Avramopoulos and Commissioner for the Security Union Julian King will host the third high-level meeting of the EU Internet Forum.
04/12/2017
On 4 December the European Commission adopted a new communication for addressing trafficking in human beings and committed to a new set of priorities to be implemented in the coming period.
17/11/2017
The European Commission has recently published a new public consultation that may be of your interest.
17/11/2017
The European Commission and the European Economic and Social Committee are launching an open call for those interested to participate in the 4th meeting of the European Migration Forum, which will take place in Brussels between the 6th-7thMarch 2018.
15/11/2017
The Radicalisation Awareness Network (RAN) convened a plenary meeting in Brussels on Wednesday 15 November.
15/11/2017
In the run-up to the European Council in December, the Commission and the High Representative are today setting out the work still required to consolidate the positive results achieved over the past years.
09/11/2017
The European Commission reported on the impressive progress in the implementation of the EU Facility for Refugees in Turkey, during the 8th meeting of the Steering Committee of the Facility that took place in Brussels yesterday.
06/11/2017
Mr Onidi said that corruption is a challenge and an affront to the very foundations of our political, economic and social values and to the well-being of our societies. He further noted that we need to work together to address this common and serious threat.

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