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European Commission

EC: a new EU Visa Policy

EU Visa Policy: Commission upgrades the Visa Information System to better secure the EU’s external borders Brussels, 16 May 2018 The Commission is today proposing to upgrade the Visa Information System (VIS), the database containing information on persons applying for … LEGGI

Maggiore trasparenza nel processo decisionale dell’Unione Europea: adottato il nuovo registro degli atti delegati

  Il Parlamento europeo, il Consiglio e la Commissione europea hanno adottato un nuovo registro comune, con la finalità di semplificare la ricerca degli atti delegati collegati a un determinato tema o atto legislativo e rendere più facile, per il … LEGGI

EC: a new Migration Road Map for 2018

  EU Leaders’ meeting on migration: the European Commission’s contribution Brussels, 7 December 2017 The challenge of the refugee and migration crisis demanded a swift and determined response from the European Union. EU leaders meeting at the European Council on 14-15 … LEGGI

Reflection Paper on Harnessing Globalisation

    The European Commission has published a report on the issue of Globalization. The study examines the acutal situation, the risks and the challenges of globalization, taking seriously into account its social end economic effects – which have raised … LEGGI

Low pay and in-work poverty: preventative measures and preventative approaches

    An interesting study on Poverty and Labour, requested by the European Commission and contracted with The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE). This review pulls together the existing evidence from across the European Union on the … LEGGI

EU Commission: back to Schengen?

Back to Schengen: Commission proposes that the Council allows Member States to maintain temporary controls for another three months. Brussels, 25 January 2017 The European Commission has today recommended the Council allows Member States to maintain the temporary controls currently … LEGGI

European Commission tightens rules for safer and cleaner cars

      From the EC Press Release of 27 January 2016   The European Commission has tabled legislative proposals to ensure car manufacturers comply strictly with all EU safety, environmental and production requirements. The Commission is proposing a major … LEGGI

European Commission: Statement on Google and Investigation on Android

  Antitrust: Commission sends Statement of Objections to Google on comparison shopping service; opens separate formal investigation on Android   Brussels, 15 April 2015 The European Commission has sent a Statement of Objections to Google alleging the company has abused … LEGGI

“Waste as a resource”: An EU Study

          As today’s consumer society has expanded, so has the consumption of resources and the waste it produces. Municipal waste, industrial waste… the population of the EU throws away 2.7 billion tonnes of it every year, … LEGGI