EU Legislation, Initiatives, etc. (Archive)

10DS:  Unaccompanied asylum-seeking children to be resettled from Europe

Strategic Vision for the European Railway Agency: the Engine for Change

DCMS:  UK consumers are now better off in EU as roaming charges down to near zero

Recognizing rights of domestic workers and carers in the EU

Kids’ best interests must come first in cross-border custody cases, urge MEPs

Structural reforms in the member states: Council agrees position on support programme

New EU rules for a simpler, faster and safer Customs Union come into force

Knowledge-sharing key to tackling hate crimes in EU

European citizens are picking up the bill for tax avoidance

EC adopts proposal by social partners to improve the working conditions in the fishing sector

Almost 90,000 unaccompanied minors among asylum seekers registered in the EU in 2015 ~ Towards a sustainable & fair Common European Asylum System ~ EC opens way for decision by June on visa-free travel for citizens of Turkey)

EC welcomes agreement to make public sector websites & apps more accessible

EU supports UNICEF and WHO with €3m in humanitarian aid for polio vaccinations in Syria

EC supports crowdfunding as alternative source of finance for Europe's start-ups

Men dominate positions of power in Eastern Partnership countries

Update on non-monotonic dose response

Difference Day celebrates freedom of expression and of the press

Deal on rules to help elderly & disabled people access online public services

ECB ends production and issuance of €500 banknote

EU - Norway: Agreement on a Norwegian financial mechanism for the period 2014-2021

Process contaminants in vegetable oils and foods

Better integration of land use impacts needed across EU policies

Back to Schengen: EC takes next steps towards lifting of temporary internal border controls

EC proposes visa-free travel for the people of Kosovo

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