Sunday, 30 June 2019
Saturday, 29 June 2019
Friday, 28 June 2019
Europe's Digital Single Market can only be a reality if it includes robust cybersecurity commitments. This Commission has pushed forward in making sure Europe has the necessary capabilities, including by proposing a European certification framework and having financing for cybersecurity research and development under the next long-term EU budget. Work on 5G security is a particular priority, as it has the potential to impact every aspect of our future.
Thursday, 27 June 2019
Wednesday, 26 June 2019
Tuesday, 25 June 2019
Over the last five years, the EU made progress towards almost all of the 17 sustainable development goals. Progress in some goals has been faster than in others, and within goals, movement away from the sustainable development objectives also occurred in specific areas.
Monday, 24 June 2019
Some Europeans feel branded food products they buy are different, in composition compared to those available elsewhere. But a European Commission study found no evidence of any such divide in the composition of branded food products.In majority of the cases, the composition matched the way products were presented.
Sunday, 23 June 2019
Saturday, 22 June 2019
La guerra in Siria ha costretto molte famiglie a lasciare le loro case per cercare un futuro migliore in Europa.Nella Giornata Mondiale del Rifugiato, scopri la storia di Zakaria e scopri come, grazie allo sforzo comune dei servizi di asilo europei, ha potuto costruire una nuova vita più sicura nei Paesi Bassi.
Friday, 21 June 2019
Wednesday, 19 June 2019
The EU and the World Health Organisation signed an agreement at the European Development Days to build health care systems to provide quality services in more than 80 developing countries. To give a real boost to the ambitious goal of Universal Health Coverage for all, the EU's signed a €102 million contribution with the World Health Organisation. It will build quality health care systems in more than 80 African, Caribbean, Pacific, and Asian countries.
Europe can lead the way to climate neutrality by investing into realistic technological solutions, empowering citizens, and aligning action in key areas such as industrial policy, finance, or research. Last November the Commission presented its strategy for a prosperous, modern, competitive and climate neutral economy by 2050. A growing number of EU countries are following its lead. Yet, more ambition is needed.
Tuesday, 18 June 2019
Monday, 17 June 2019
Saturday, 15 June 2019
Friday, 14 June 2019
Thursday, 13 June 2019
Registration is now open for the European Research and Innovation Days, taking place on 24, 25 and 26 September in Brussels. Bringing together Europe’s best researchers, scientists, innovators and policy makers, the event will be a unique platform for you to meet, discuss and help shape the strategic priorities for EU investment in research and innovation. The event is free of charge and open to everyone. Places are limited so register now.
Ahead of the June European Council meeting, the European Commission took stock of preparations in case of no-deal Brexit. The measures taken by the Commission to prepare for Brexit remain fit for purpose. A ‘no-deal’ scenario on 1 November 2019 very much remains a possible, although undesirable, outcome.
Wednesday, 12 June 2019
The European GNSS Agency has made available 11 episodes (in all #EU languages) that present how and why #AccuracyMatters. #Galileo is a true European #SuccessStory, and its added accuracy is here to benefit all citizens. Do you know if you have a #Galileo-enabled phone? Discover on the website: usegalileo.eu#EUandME #useGalileo
Tuesday, 11 June 2019
Monday, 10 June 2019
Through an EU funding scheme, Poland’s Małopolska region is combating air pollution from within the household. So far, 27,000 boilers have been replaced. The EU is helping improve air quality and reduce pollution from households. More than 500,000 polluting coal-fired stoves are being replaced in southern Poland.
Sunday, 9 June 2019
Saturday, 8 June 2019
Friday, 7 June 2019
Thursday, 6 June 2019
Do you cycle? With a little help from the EU, Malmö-based company Hövding has developed an innovative cycling helmet. It is designed as a discreet collar worn around the neck. The collar contains a folded airbag that is deployed in the event of an accident and encases the cyclist's head. The airbag deploys within 0.1 seconds of a collision and absorbs 3 times more of the impact than a regular helmet. It has protected cyclists in more than 1,300 documented cases.
Tuesday, 4 June 2019
The new EU broadband mapping portal is up and running! The aim of the mapping portal is to provide more transparency about broadband services to end-users. It allows you to have more insight into broadband availability and services in your area. The interactive tool lets you compare broadband coverage, quality, upload and download speeds.
Monday, 3 June 2019
Sunday, 2 June 2019
The European flag was adopted by the Council of Europe after looking at citizens' suggestions. One message: united in diversity. On 29 May 1986, the EU flag was raised for the 1st time: "Over the blue of the sky, the stars represent the people of Europe”. It is the symbol of unity, solidarity and harmony. And this is the Europe we will continue to fight for.