Laudatio speech for Axel Springer Award winner Shoshana Zuboff by President-elect Dr. Ursula von der Leyen

12 novembre 2019

European Commission - Speech [Check Against Delivery] Berlin, 10 November 2019 Axel-Springer Awards ceremony 2019, Axel Springer Journalists Club in Berlin.   It is now more than three decades since Shoshana Zuboff published her book, The Age of the Smart Machine.
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Rede der gewälten Kommissionspräsidentin Ursula von der Leyen bei der Jahresversammlung des Wirtschaftsbeirats Bayern

12 novembre 2019

European Commission - Speech [Check Against Delivery] Munich, 11 November 2019 Sehr geehrter Herr Ministerpräsident Söder, Sehr geehrte Frau Professor Niebler,   Ich danke Ihnen ganz herzlich für diese Einladung nach München.
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Daily News 11 / 11 / 2019

12 novembre 2019

European Commission - Daily News Daily News 11 / 11 / 2019 Brussels, 11 November 2019 European Solidarity Corps: new opportunities in 2020 for young people to engage Today, the European Commission published its 2020 call for proposals under the European Solidarity Corps.
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Humanitarian Aid: EU allocates €55 million in Sudan

12 novembre 2019

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 11 November 2019 The European Commission is mobilising €55 million to help vulnerable people caught in humanitarian crises in Sudan. The announcement comes as at least 8 million people in Sudan are in need of humanitarian assistance, with 6.3 million not having enough food…
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Africa-Europe Alliance: two new financial guarantees under the EU External Investment Plan

12 novembre 2019

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 11 November 2019 Today in the margins of the 2019 Africa Investment Forum in Johannesburg, South Africa, the European Commission signed two guarantee agreements with two Member States’ development finance institution: the Dutch ‘Financierings-Maatschappij voor Ontwikkelingslanden N.V’ (FMO) and the Italian ‘Cassa Depositi e…
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Vaccine against Ebola: Commission grants first-ever market authorisation

12 novembre 2019

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 11 November 2019 Today, the European Commission adopted the decision granting marketing authorisation to the company Merck Sharp & Dohme B.V. for a vaccine against Ebola. This vaccine, called Ervebo, had been in development since the Ebola outbreak in West Africa in 2014.
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EU Charter of Fundamental Rights marks its 10th anniversary

12 novembre 2019

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 11 November 2019 On 1 December 2019, the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights will celebrate its 10th anniversary since it became legally binding, with the entry into force of the Lisbon Treaty on 1 December 2009.
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Laudatio speech for Axel Springer Award winner Shoshana Zuboff

11 novembre 2019

European Commission - Speech [Check Against Delivery] Berlin, 10 November 2019   Axel-Springer Awards ceremony 2019, Axel Springer Journalists Club in Berlin.   It is now more than three decades since Shoshana Zuboff published her book, The Age of the Smart Machine.
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EU delivers on stronger European Border and Coast Guard to support Member States

9 novembre 2019

European Commission - Statement Brussels, 8 November 2019 Today, the Council has officially adopted the Commission’s proposal to reinforce the European Border and Coast Guard. The European Border and Coast Guard Agency will have a standing corps of 10,000 border guards, a stronger mandate on returns and will also be…
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Statement by Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on the 30th anniversary of the Peaceful Revolution of 9 November 1989

9 novembre 2019

European Commission - Statement Brussels, 8 November 2019 When people took to the streets in the autumn of 1989, they risked their own freedom to achieve freedom for all. Their courage tore down walls, their unity inspired Europe and the world, and their peaceful revolution changed the course…
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