European Coordinated Plan on Artificial Intelligence
The Council yesterday adopted conclusions on the Coordinated Plan on the development and use of Artificial Intelligence Made in Europe. With its conclusions, the Council underlines the crucial importance of fostering the development and use of artificial intelligence in Europe by increasing investment, reinforcing excellence in artificial intelligence technologies and applications, and strengthening research and innovation collaboration between industry and academia in this field.
+32 2 281 85 46
+32 476 53 11 80
Latest News from
Future-proofing the European banking market – removing the obstacles to exit21/11/2019 15:10:00
Speech by Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB and Vice-Chair of the Supervisory Board of the ECB, at the S&P Global’s European Financial Institutions Conference, Paris
Autumn Fiscal Package: EC adopts Opinions on euro area Draft Budgetary Plans21/11/2019 13:20:00
The EC has presented its Opinions on euro area Member States' 2020 Draft Budgetary Plans, taken steps under the Stability and Growth Pact and adopted the fourth Enhanced Surveillance Report for Greece.
Raw materials: EC launches new online portal to support responsible sourcing in businesses21/11/2019 11:10:00
The EC has launched Due Diligence Ready!, an online portal that provides businesses with guidance on how to check the sources of the metals and minerals entering their supply chains – the so-called “due diligence” process.
More than half a million asylum applications lodged in the EU+ so far in 201921/11/2019 10:02:00
The proportion of applications receiving a positive decision (known as "recognition rate") so far this year was 34%, compared to 33% in the first nine months of 2018.
EU and the Paris agreement: towards climate neutrality20/11/2019 15:10:00
The EU will need to update its long-term climate goals in 2020. Parliament wants more ambitious goals, but will EU countries agree to aim for climate neutrality by 2050?
Oceans and seas threatened by climate change: Council adopts conclusions20/11/2019 13:20:00
The Council Hs adopted conclusions on oceans and seas, stressing that climate change is a direct and existential threat to life in oceans and seas globally.
Textiles EU's fourth largest cause of environmental pressures after food, housing, transport20/11/2019 12:10:00
Consumption of clothing, footwear and household textiles in the EU uses annually about 1.3 tonnes of raw materials and more than 100 cubic metres of water per person, according to a European Environment Agency briefing.
Chambers & Regions said a collective effort is needed to boost uptake of EU FTAs20/11/2019 11:25:00
EUROCHAMBRES and the European Committee of the Regions have conducted the joint survey over the past months, with an objective to identify opportunities and obstacles faced in the implementation of EU FTAs.
Rapid risk assessment - Sexual transmission of dengue in Spain20/11/2019 09:10:00
Spanish authorities have reported the likely sexual transmission of dengue between two men. This is the first case of dengue described in an area without the presence of vector mosquitoes that has been attributed to sexual transmission, and the first sexual transmission described between men who have sex with men (MSM).
Young migrants: Is Europe creating a lost generation?19/11/2019 16:10:00
Delays and serious challenges integrating young refugees who have fled war and persecution risk creating a lost generation, finds a new Fundamental Rights Agency (FRA) report. While it identifies some good practices, it urges Member States to learn from each other to give these young people an adequate chance in life.