Migration and Home Affairs


Following today's adoption by the European Parliament of the Commission's proposal to establish an Entry/Exit System to register entry and exit data of non-EU nationals crossing the external borders of EU Member States, the European Commission issued the following statement:
The Commission is today presenting alongside its 11th Security Union Report a set of operational and practical measures to better defend EU citizens against terrorist threats and deliver a Europe that protects.
To mark the 11th EU Anti-Trafficking Day, the European Commission is today calling for a renewed commitment to eradicating trafficking in human beings.
The 14th Summit between the European Union and India was held today in New Delhi, marking 55 years of diplomatic relations between the world's two largest democracies.
The Commission published today a new study on corruption in the healthcare sector, building on the findings of a 2013 report.
Commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos is today travelling to Lampedusa, Italy.
The Commission is presenting today guidelines and principles for online platforms to step up more proactive prevention, detection and removal of illegal content inciting hatred, violence and terrorism online, as announced by President Juncker in his Letter of Intent accompanying his State of the
The Commission is today reviewing progress on the 2015 European Agenda on Migration and setting out the next steps to put in place the missing elements of a stronger, fairer and more effective EU migration and asylum policy.
The special Eurobarometer 464a on the attitudes of Europeans towards cyber security was published on 13 September. The survey reflects consistent rates of increase in online activity, with ever more respondents in the EU using the internet for their daily activities.
The European Commission is today reporting on actions taken since President Juncker's 2016 State of the Union address to enhance security at the EU external border, improve information exchange between Member States, close down the space in which terrorists operate and prevent radicalisation.
The Commission is today presenting four progress reports on the implementation of actions taken under the European Agenda on Migration to better manage migration and protect the EUs external borders.
The European Commission has recently published a new public consultation that may be of your interest.
The European Commission has launched a public consultation on EU's legislation on the legal migration of non-EU citizens (Fitness Check on EU legal migration legislation). The consultation is open until 18 September.
La Haute Représentante/Vice-Présidente Federica Mogherini a participé lundi à la rencontre entre les chefs d'État et de gouvernement d'Allemagne, d'Espagne, de France et d'Italie ainsi que du Niger, du Tchad et de la Libye, organisée par la France à Paris.
The European Commission has launched a public consultation on EU's legislation on the legal migration of non-EU citizens (Fitness Check on EU legal migration legislation). The consultation is open until 18 September.
The European Commission has awarded an additional €9.3 million in emergency assistance to UNCHR to provide targeted support to refugees and migrants in Greece.
Today the European Commission has launched a public consultation to identify ways to improve access to electronic evidence for the purpose of criminal investigations.
Following up on the Commission's Action Plan to support Italy from 4 July, the EU Trust Fund for Africa adopted today a programme worth €46 million to reinforce the integrated migration and border management capacities of the Libyan authorities.
The European Commission has today announced a new wave of emergency support projects to help refugees in Greece worth €209 million.
Following today's Opinion of the European Court of Justice on the envisaged EU-Canada PNR agreement, a European Commission statement has been issued.