• Posted 06-Apr-2020

Summary results of the questionnaire on the National Broadband Plans and reaching the 2020 and 2025 broadband targets

Almost all Member States responded to the questionnaire. Results will help the Commission Services in planning next Multiannual financial framework, in particular broadband deployment support from Connecting Europe Facility (CEF2).


  • Posted 06-Apr-2020

EU research funds to fight the coronavirus

As the world struggles to contain the coronavirus pandemic, the EU is supporting efforts to develop vaccines and effective treatments as soon as possible. The EU has come up with a coordinated response to help tackle the current crisis. Funding research and innovation projects to find a cure for Covid-19 is a vital part of that plan.


  • Posted 06-Apr-2020

Robust monitoring and targets are key in shifting Europe to a more circular economy

Introducing more robust monitoring and targets to spur Europe’s move to a circular economy would help improve resource efficiency, according to a European Environment Agency (EEA) report.


  • Posted 06-Apr-2020

Protecting Europe's workers, saving jobs with every euro available: von der Leyen announces largest EU support yet

President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen presented on 2 April a new set of EU measures to preserve Europe's skilled workforce, the vibrant heart of the European economy.


  • Posted 06-Apr-2020

COVID-19 – REACHING OUT to migrant communities in Europe

How are cities and regions across Europe reaching out to migrants and refugees and what other measures are being taken?