Commissioner Ferreira: ‘A crisis of this dimension cannot be addressed with a 1% GNI budget’

By |junij 15th, 2020|cohesion policy, coronavirus recovery plan, Elisa Ferreira, Frugal Four, Multi-Annual Financial Framework (MFF), News, single market|

The COVID-19 outbreak has resulted in the worst recession in the history of the EU, which the European Commission aims to tackle with an unprecedented stimulus package. The Commissioner for Cohesion and Reforms, Elisa Ferreira, explained the ambitious ...

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Number crunching on expanded Just Transition Fund continues

By |maj 28th, 2020|Elisa Ferreira, Frans Timmermans, News|

The European Commission revealed on Thursday (28 May) how individual EU members stand to gain from the newly-fortified €40bn Just Transition Fund. Talks are still ongoing on widening the scope of the fund to more regions that might need green aid.

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COVID-19: Commission paves way to draw €37 billion from structural funds

By |april 3rd, 2020|cohesion policy, Committee of Regions, corona bonds, coronavirus, COVID-19, CRII, Elisa Ferreira, emergency, EU budget, EU structural funds, European Commission, News, Regional Policy, Ursula von der Leyen, Younous Omarjee|

The European Commission proposed numerous changes to its cohesion policy rulebook on Thursday (2 April) in order to draw €37 billion of unused funds to finance various measures during the coronavirus pandemic. But these measures can only help to a limited extent. EURACTIV Germany reports.

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EU’s just transition ambitions face acid test

By |marec 2nd, 2020|Elisa Ferreira, Frans Timmermans, Just Transition Fund, News|

The European Commission is due to release proposals this week to enshrine the EU's goal of reaching climate neutrality by 2050 into hard legislation. But concerns remains over the size of a fund aimed at making the transition smoother for countries hea...

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Nuclear ‘excluded’ from EU’s new Just Transition Fund

By |januar 14th, 2020|cohesion policy, Elisa Ferreira, green deal, Just Transition Fund, News, Regional Policy, sustainable development|

The EU's regional policy Commissioner Elisa Ferreira revealed on Tuesday (14 January) details of the €100 billion Just Transition Mechanism, a key financial component of the European Green Deal that should make the bloc climate neutral by 2050.

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Just Transition Fund won’t come ‘at the expense’ of Cohesion, EU’s Ferreira claims

By |januar 10th, 2020|cohesion policy, Elisa Ferreira, European Committee of the Regions, European Green Deal, Just Transition Fund, News|

The creation of a Just Transition Fund to help poorer EU regions move towards a climate-neutral economy cannot come at the expense of the bloc's Cohesion Policy, the EU's regional policy Commissioner has said.

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MEP Novakov: EU Cohesion policy needs a tough lady like Elisa Ferreira to defend it

By |oktober 28th, 2019|Brexit, Bulgaria, cohesion policy, Elisa Ferreira, EU budget 2021-2027, Multi-Annual Financial Framework (MFF), News, own resources, rule of law, Slovakia|

Rule of law should be a matter of respect everywhere, not only in the Cohesion Policy. But ordinary beneficiaries should not be held responsible for the action of the whole country infringing common EU standards, MEP Andrey Novakov told EURACTIV Slovak...

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Commissioner hearings LIVE: Reynders/Dalli/Ferreira

By |oktober 2nd, 2019|cohesion, commissioner hearings, Didier Reynders, Elisa Ferreira, equality, Helena Dalli, justice, News, Von der Leyen Commission|

On Wednesday (2 October), the European Parliament's committees will be holding hearings with Commissioner-designates Didier Reynders (Belgium, Justice), Helena Dalli (Malta, Equality) and Elisa Ferreira (Portugal, Cohesion and Reforms).

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Commissioner hearings LIVE: Reynders/Dalli/Ferreira

By |oktober 2nd, 2019|cohesion, commissioner hearings, Didier Reynders, Elisa Ferreira, equality, Helena Dalli, justice, News, Von der Leyen Commission|

On Wednesday (2 October), the European Parliament's committees will be holding hearings with Commissioner-designates Didier Reynders (Belgium, Justice), Helena Dalli (Malta, Equality) and Elisa Ferreira (Portugal, Cohesion and Reforms).

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