EU globalisation adjustment fund should cushion Brexit consequences

By |oktober 23rd, 2019|agriculture, Brexit, economy and jobs, EGF, EU, EU Commission, EU regions, European Globalisation Adjustment Fund, Ireland, job losses, News, no-deal, UK, unemployment|

On Monday (21 October), the European Parliament voted in favour of using funds from the Globalisation Adjustment Fund (EGF) in the event of a hard Brexit to help workers of the remaining EU-27 who will have lost their jobs as a result of the UK's withd...

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OECD calls for bigger EU budget to deal with digital revolution

By |maj 7th, 2019|Angel Gurria, EU budget, European Globalisation Adjustment Fund, fourth industrial revolution, Innovation, News, OECD|

The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) defended a larger budget for the EU, saying the bloc's funding is already “stretched” despite new challenges  like digitalisation.

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Commission defends Cohesion-European Semester link, with suspended payments option

By |maj 31st, 2018|cohesion fund, cohesion policy, EAcohesion, EU cohesion policy, European Globalisation Adjustment Fund, European Social Fund, News, Regional Policy|

The Commission rushed on Wednesday (30 May) to defend its proposal on linking Cohesion Policy programmes with structural reforms in the European Semester, after MEPs and networks of regions and cities voiced concerns about the possible impact on Cohesion’s initial objectives to help less developed regions.

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EU facing up to deficits of globalisation

By |maj 11th, 2017|CETA, European Globalisation Adjustment Fund, globalisation, inequality, middle class, News, TTIP|

After almost two decades of neglecting the flaws of free trade, the European Commission admitted yesterday (10 May) that it is high time to share the benefits of globalisation.

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