Declaration by High Representative Federica Mogherini on behalf of the European Union on Human Rights Day, 10 December 2017

In 1948, after the devastating Second World War, which brought painful divisions in Europe and occupation for many Europ...

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The European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018 takes off

The European Year of Cultural Heritage will put the spotlight on Europe's wealth of cultural heritage...

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International Day of Persons with disabilities: Statement by Commissioner Thyssen

Inclusive growth and social fairness are at the core of the European Commission's agenda...

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Erasmus+ in 2016: another record year

The European Commission has published a report on the achievements of the Erasmus+ programme during 2016...

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Intellectual property: Protecting Europe’s know-how and innovation leadership

The European Commission today presents measures to ensure that intellectual property rights are well protected...

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Payment services: Consumers to benefit from safer and more innovative electronic payments

Today's rules allow consumers to use innovative services offered by third party providers, also known as FinTech companies...

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rescEU: European Commission proposes to strengthen EU disaster management – Questions and Answers

The European Commission has tabled a set of proposals to strengthen the EU's civil protection response and boost Europe's ability to better deal ...

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rescEU: a new European system to tackle natural disasters

The European Commission has revealed ambitious new plans to strengthen Europe's ability to deal with natural disasters...

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