Statement by the European Council (Art. 50) on the UK notification

For the European Union, the first step will now be the adoption of guidelines for the negotiations by the European Council. These guidelines will...

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More solidarity with regions hit by natural disasters

Today's decision allows the Maltese Presidency to start negotiations with the European Parliament...

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Article 50 of the Treaty on European Union – Q&A

Article 50 of the Treaty on EU sets out the procedure for a Member State to withdraw from the EU, if it should wish to do so...

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Road Safety: Encouraging results in 2016 call for continued efforts to save lives on EU roads

Following two years of stagnation, 2016 marks the return of a positive downwards trend and over the last six years, road fatalities have been cut...

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Winners of the Roma Award for the Western Balkans and Turkey announced!

The 13 winning projects were selected for their contributions to the inclusion, integration and empowerment of Roma children and young adults, wh...

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Commission gives a boost to youth mobility in Europe

Move2Learn, Learn2Move builds on an idea put forward by the European Parliament in 2016. It will be implemented through eTwinning, the world's bi...

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Speech by President Donald Tusk to Speakers of EU Parliaments in Rome

The Treaty of Rome has triumphed, also because it was created and delivered by governments based on democratic consent. National parliaments - of...

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The Rome Declaration

We want a Union which remains open to those European countries that respect our values and are committed to promoting them...

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Buying online and solving disputes online: 24,000 consumers used new European platform in first year

In the first year of the Online Dispute Resolution platform, over 24,000 consumer complaints were lodged...

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The European Social Fund celebrates its 60th anniversary: 6 decades of investment in people

The year 2017 marks the 60th anniversary of the European Social Fund (ESF), Europe's oldest and main instrument to invest in people. Today it is ...

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