Migration and Home Affairs


The event takes place from Wednesday 13 March 2019 to Thursday 14 March 2019.
For the first time, the Commission has presented a comprehensive report on investor citizenship and residence schemes operated by a number of EU Member States.
The Commission reported on its assessment of the 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: Georgia, Moldova and U
The Commission reported on progress made in the past 12 months towards achieving visa-reciprocity with the United States, as the only remaining case of non-reciprocity.
The Commission reported on progress made in building a genuine and effective Security Union since the October European Council.
On 9 December 2018, the European Commission (DG Migration and Home Affairs) and the OECD (International Migration Division) released the report "Settling In 2018: Indicators o
The Director of the European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA) Alexis Goosdeel and the Executive Director of Europol, Catherine De Bolle, signed today, in the margins of the Justice and Home Affairs Council, a new working arrangement between the two agencies.
Today, the European Commission is presenting its Second Report on the progress made in the fight against trafficking in human beings.
Ahead of the December European Council, the Commission called on Member States and the European Parliament to consolidate the significant progress made by adopting the outstanding reform proposals.
The Special Eurobarometer survey was commissioned by the Directorate-General for Migration and Home Affairs to assess the awareness, attitudes and opinions of Europeans regarding the Schengen Area. The free movement of persons is a fundamental right guaranteed by the EU to its citizens.
The prevention of radicalisation is a cornerstone of the European Union’s counterterrorism efforts.
The European Commission and the Austrian Ministry of Transport, Innovation and Technology will co-host the 2018 edition of the Security Research Event (SRE) at the SQUARE Conference Centre in Brussels on 5 and 6 December 2018.
Wildlife trafficking is one of the crueller forms or organised crime as the individuals seeks to turn a profit on the back of animals.
Defeating terrorism means dismantling what it feeds on, whether that is money, munitions or weapons, which is why the Commission has just launched a call for proposals to fund projects that will assist in the fight against trafficking in firearms.
Deadline for applications extended until: 28 January 2019
Today, the Council adopted the Commission's proposal to strengthen eu-LISA, the EU Agency responsible for the operational management of large-scale information systems in the area of freedom, security and justice.
Today, the Council adopted the Commission's proposal to strengthen the Schengen Information System (SIS), Europe's most widely used information sharing system for migration, securi
Today European Member States expressed their positive opinion on the Commission's draft aviation security package.
The European Commission has today proposed to grant UK citizens visa-free travel to the EU after the United Kingdom's withdrawal from the European Union.
The European Integration Network will meet in Vienna on 12-13 November to discuss ways to better integrate migrant women.