How digital is your country?
(18 May 2018) - Today the European Commission is publishing the results of the 2018 Digital Economy and Society Index (DESI), a tool which monitors the performance of Member States in digital connectivity, digital skills online activity, the digitisation of businesses and digital public services.
Over 31 000 unaccompanied minors among asylum seekers
(17 May 2018) - In 2017, 31 400 asylum seekers applying for international protection in the EU Member States were considered to be unaccompanied minors. This was nearly half the number recorded in 2016 and almost one-third of the peak registered in 2015.
Air quality: EU action against air pollution
(17 May 2018) - The European Commission is providing national, regional and local actors with “practical help” to improve air quality in Europe, and stepping up its enforcement against 7 Member States.
Europa Nostra Awards 2018: 29 winners from 17 countries announced
(15 May 2018) - The winners of the 2018 EU Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Awards, Europe’s top honour in the field, were announced today by the European Commission and Europa Nostra, the leading European heritage network.
€100 million EU funds soon available for urban projects
(14 May 2018) - The European Commission and the French region of Hauts-de-France, programme coordinator, have published additional information on the next call for projects under the Urban Innovative Actions (UIA).