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The European Commission consults cities on the future EU urban agenda

Brussels, June 2015 – The European Commission organised a “Cities Forum” on 2 June in Brussels to consult representatives of European cities and civil society on the future urban agenda of the European Union. Represented by Véronique Ketelaer, Project Manager, … More

Efus’ recommendations on home security and urban policy submitted to the EU

Paris, October 2014 – The European Forum replied to two public consultations by the European Commission on the renewal of the internal security strategy and on the urban policy of the European Union. As it prepares the 2015-2020 programmes, the … More

Open letter from Efus members to the representatives of the European institutions

Efus (European Forum for Urban Security) General Assembly of local authorities met in Karlsruhe (Germany) on 13 May and published an open letter to the representatives of European institutions presenting their needs and expectations regarding future Justice and Security policies. Karlsruhe, 13 … More

New EU programmes for the period 2014-2020: Adoption of the the ”Justice Programme” and the ”Rights, Equality and Citizenship Programme”

Paris, January 2014 – The European Parliament and the Council adopted in December 2013 the ”Justice Programme” and the ”Rights, Equality and Citizenship Programme”. Both programmes, which are managed by the Directorate General Justice of the European Commission, will offer … More

1st July 2013 – Accession of Croatia to the European Union

On 1st July, Croatia, a country with a population of 4.5 million, became the 28th member State of the European Union. Croatia applied for EU membership in 2003. The entry negotiations were underway by 2005, and after the Treaty of … More

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