(23 October 2013) - With the adoption of its Work Programme for 2014, the European Commission identifies the priority growth-enhancing proposals to be completed in the months ahead; it focusses on the finalisation of the banking union, the single market and the digital agenda; and ensures that the new measures under the Multiannual Financial Framework for 2014-2020 swiftly become operational – in particular to combat youth unemployment.
(22 October 2013) - Social Europe Journal, together with the European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC), the IG Metall, the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, the Hans Böckler Stiftung and the French institute Lasaire, has published an eBook with 43 articles on different aspects of the European social dimension.
(21 October 2013) - The Committee of the Regions has expanded its communication efforts thanks to a new interactive platform voicing the news and activities from Europe's regions and cities.
(21 October 2013) - Around 90% of city dwellers in the EU are exposed to one of the most damaging air pollutants at levels deemed harmful to health by the World Health Organization. This result comes from the latest assessment of air quality in Europe, published by the European Environment Agency.