Europeans support the Conference on the Future of Europe

The European Parliament and the European Commission have released the first results of a jointly commissioned Eurobarometer survey - Special Eurobarometer survey on the Future of Europe. The survey was carried out between 22 October...

New Strategy for the Rights of Persons with Disabilities 2021-2030

The European Commission has presented a new Strategy for the Rights of Persons with Disabilities 2021-2030. The new strategy builds on its predecessor, the European Disability Strategy 2010-2020 and is aimed to...

New EU Strategy on Building a Climate-Resilient Future

From deadly heatwaves and devastating droughts, to decimated forests and coastlines eroded by rising sea levels, climate change is already taking its toll in Europe and worldwide. To prepare for...

Winter 2021 Economic Forecast

The Winter 2021 Economic Forecast published today, focuses on GDP and inflation developments in all EU Member States, struggling in different ways against the coronavirus pandemic. The economic impact of the pandemic remains uneven across...

New Agenda for the Mediterranean

To relaunch and strengthen the strategic partnership between the European Union and its Southern Neighbourhood partners, the European Commission and the High Representative adopted a joint communication proposing an ambitious...

Europe’s Beating Cancer Plan

On the eve of the World Cancer Day, the European Commission has presented Europe's Beating Cancer Plan – a key pillar of a strong European Health Union. With new technologies, research and innovation as...

Coronavirus disinformation

The Commission publishes a set of reports on further actions taken by the signatories of the Code of Practice on Disinformation to fight coronavirus disinformation. They show that platforms have enhanced the visibility of...

Screening of websites for ‘greenwashing’

The European Commission and national consumer authorities have released the results of a screening of websites (“sweep”) - an exercise carried out each year to identify possible breaches of EU...

Guidance to Member States on their plans to use the Recovery and...

Following the political agreement on the Recovery and Resilience Facility (RRF) reached in December, the Commission has presented updated guidance to Member States on the preparation and presentation of recovery and resilience plans....

President von der Leyen on an EU Vaccine Sharing Mechanism

“Europe must be on the right side of history and humanity”. These were the words of the President of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, during a speech at the...