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Arrived in beautiful Davos. First meeting at #WEF20 with President of the Swiss Confederation @s_sommaruga to discu… https://t.co/OXTo2jFHOK
Retweeted by European Commission 🇪🇺 @vonderleyen Live interpretation in other languages available on EbS+→ https://t.co/kdf9tDa2B2“Fifty years ago, you conceived the idea of the World Economic Forum bringing together people from different backgr… https://t.co/jTPDWlwf4RThe EU humanitarian budget is set to help people in over 80 countries in 2020. Humanitarian crises are increasing i… https://t.co/uhVvhYiJ1PNew recommendations to improve the management of EU funds in all 🇪🇺 countries: ✔️ Build the right organisational st… https://t.co/g7UB7V2DKSThe World Economic Forum celebrates its 50th anniversary today. President @vonderleyen will deliver an opening spee… https://t.co/3SNArmOwvtEU support for SMEs! 🇪🇺🇪🇸 The @EIB is providing Spanish bank BBVA with a guarantee worth €300 million, enabling the… https://t.co/hQkjOb78b5Marine litter poses a serious threat to our biodiversity and marine life. We invested over € 2 million in the 🇮🇹 It… https://t.co/IOTkr5IPfDOut of 105,700 🦋🐿🐘 species in the world, more than 28,000 of them are at risk of extinction. We need to act NOW. W… https://t.co/6zkmAShYCU
1/20
2020
The outcome of the #BerlinConference is good news for Libya. Congratulations to Germany and the @UN for taking the… https://t.co/4cpmNumsKB
Retweeted by European Commission 🇪🇺Discussed the implementation of outcomes of the #BerlinConference with UN Secretary-General @antonioguterres and ex… https://t.co/cu9HFE37xx
Retweeted by European Commission 🇪🇺Do you know your EU passenger rights? 🎒 Find out how many % of people are aware of them in your EU country ↓ 🇱🇺 53… https://t.co/rYWK3md3QLDunco and his human were having a lot of fun playing catch until the ball went a little too far… See what happens w… https://t.co/Lf7m0voJ7a"People are at the core of the #EUGreenDeal, our vision to make Europe climate-neutral by 2050. The transformation… https://t.co/6xa3ks4tdzLisbon is the European Green Capital of 2020! Want to know why Lisbon was chosen? It’s a champion of urban sustain… https://t.co/VoodoeusdFThe @EU_Commission is fully committed to support outcomes of Libya conference and is willing to support the impleme… https://t.co/MzMnmSyWES
Retweeted by European Commission 🇪🇺The Libyan population has suffered for far too long. The whole of northern Africa is affected by the difficult situ… https://t.co/6wJLCqlrp4
Retweeted by European Commission 🇪🇺This week President @vonderleyen and the College of Commissioners took oath before the Court of Justice of the EU i… https://t.co/hWjyHc6xUPThe EU has a phone number. 🇪🇺☎️ When Isabel 🇪🇸 called looking for info on green food packaging, our Europe Direct C… https://t.co/3YOmwOJED6We hit the road towards a more sustainable mobility. 🛣️ We have financed the creation of the first fossil fuel-free… https://t.co/rnD90aV95yEver got on a robot bus? In Helsinki you can, thanks to the EU-funded MySMARTLife project. It's helping make the 🇫🇮… https://t.co/3QyYtznwkLWe want to make our planet healthier for you and for the next generations. Transport accounts for ¼ of EU’s greenh… https://t.co/N6y8GxwdpO
1/19
2020
Thanks to new rules, now the European Citizens’ Initiative has: - Flexible timeline - Simplified registration - Str… https://t.co/wq9kGa0cQGOn 1 January 2020, Croatia took over the presidency of the Council of the EU #EU2020HR 🇭🇷 Have a look at the stati… https://t.co/CGu0rGHFZCIn 2020 we will have 20,000 more 18-year-olds participating in #DiscoverEU! This gives young people the opportunity… https://t.co/DOa3xe4kGxWant to teach yourself or your small one about food in the EU? Use our free maps and learning materials on agricult… https://t.co/y6Ez24JIGrAll workers must have a fair wage. This week we launched a consultation on minimum wage to receive views from socia… https://t.co/Ff2l1OcRp6Do you know a secondary school that teaches about the EU in interesting ways? The Jan Amos Comenius Prize will awar… https://t.co/944CQHKm4KThe #EUGreenDeal transformation is unprecedented. The Just Transition Mechanism will support those that need to m… https://t.co/c90rpWolZ7We support energy renovation projects that benefit our environment and our society. With EU funds, Raphaël’s compa… https://t.co/Y4T6WvjvFIWhat is your yearly energy consumption? ⚡ More citizens and businesses are choosing energy efficient options, but… https://t.co/BGSzdKIwKO
1/18
2020
"Protecting citizens’ rights always comes first. There can be no watering down, no backsliding, no half-measures. W… https://t.co/fZUiwg0D0ZEU funds for new motorway section in Central Greece! 🇬🇷 This will construct 32.5 km, the missing link between Lamia… https://t.co/abgzDAFttlAnother step towards better consumer protection! New rules enter into action today: this will empower national cons… https://t.co/oa36Jp4QMqToday we concluded the first round of trade negotiations with five Eastern and Southern Africa partners: 🇰🇲 🇲🇬 🇲🇺… https://t.co/iZVJWqnLn6"Distortion of historical facts is a threat to our democratic societies and must be challenged wherever possible."… https://t.co/c5gW1q7ylDThe #EUGreenDeal is a green thread of 50 actions towards: ☀️ clean, affordable and secure energy sources 🚄 sustaina… https://t.co/qYQfqnjwzcMaking the EU industry greener and healthier 💚 The #EUGreenDeal will promote a more circular economy that benefits… https://t.co/YMFWtVrVVt
1/17
2020
Nature needs us urgently. We need to do more, faster. #ClimateCrisis https://t.co/ungQ2hdg1dNew year, same goals. We are ready to continue working with partners to build a more prosperous world for all. 🌍… https://t.co/jhwxaskVGJThe EU invests in high-speed rail connection in 🇪🇸 Galicia with almost €226 million. The line is expected to be ope… https://t.co/zyKZ2uIA1VNous débloquons 22,8 millions d’euros d'aide humanitaire pour soutenir les populations des régions touchées par la… https://t.co/Yvcvhuy3qTThe EU is supporting 🇪🇪 Estonian ride-hailing platform @boltapp with €50 million. This will support Bolt’s research… https://t.co/gRnnFNGoYVA new addition to the EU genome initiative: 🇩🇪 Germany became the 21st EU country to share genomic data with other… https://t.co/5lvQGcMJW6Want to have your say 🗣 on the #EUGreenDeal and future European Climate Law? Registration is now open for the… https://t.co/wwLXH7sVi0
Retweeted by European Commission 🇪🇺You plant your idea, we help it grow! Rooftop greenhouses use lost heat from building to feed 🍅 vegetables and 🌿 he… https://t.co/4IVBdoLKwlGreek island goes green 💚 With the support of EU funds, the 🇬🇷 island of Tilos has developed a new way to produce a… https://t.co/CCyGmUjk9bIt is our duty to use less energy, spend it more wisely and generate it from greener sources. The #EUGreenDeal is a… https://t.co/qUzvqpgFhq#ThrowbackThursday Today we pay tribute to Nicole Fontaine, European Parliament’s second female President from 1999… https://t.co/EK6fXKDmfc
1/16
2020
#Ireland🇮🇪 and the rest of Europe🇪🇺have never been closer than today. Our mutual solidarity is here to stay. It wil… https://t.co/NqD6916rwj
Retweeted by European Commission 🇪🇺#DiscoverEU is an initiative of the European Union that gives 18-year-olds the opportunity to discover Europe throu… https://t.co/V2qHM3bDarQuality jobs. Gender equality. A youth guarantee. Fair minimum wages. A European Education Area. We have proposed i… https://t.co/DV9UrCPCpHOn our way to #Ireland for @vonderleyen first official visit & discussions with @LeoVaradkar. Brexit of course, but… https://t.co/EalNHNISGt
Retweeted by European Commission 🇪🇺This year 20,000 18-year-old Europeans will travel across Europe, thanks to #DiscoverEU passes! 🚆 They will explore… https://t.co/Sg9ob6bYBBWe’re launching two #cybersecurity programmes to boost collaboration and information sharing in the EU. 🇪🇺 Buildin… https://t.co/28pG0b2mhjThank you for your visit @KingAbdullahII. Important exchange of views on Syria and the political & security develop… https://t.co/qnAxFLDSdg
Retweeted by European Commission 🇪🇺We are committed to becoming the first climate-neutral bloc in the world by 2050. The #EUGreenDeal will improve th… https://t.co/15KdE8Ac0HWe are putting green and sustainable financing at the heart of our economy: our #EUGreenDeal Investment Plan will l… https://t.co/MK1yts7c8C
1/15
2020
The #EUGreenDeal comes with important investment needs, which we will turn into investment opportunities. The plan… https://t.co/iXVeHQGZsE
Retweeted by European Commission 🇪🇺EU investment can turn greening of our economy from a challenge into an opportunity. See what’s already being done… https://t.co/Te4GECgAiSWe must show solidarity with the most affected regions in Europe to make sure the #EUGreenDeal has a chance to beco… https://t.co/6XMJeGsSKeThe future of our companies and industries depends on the transition to low-carbon technologies. 🏭 The Just Transit… https://t.co/f46eFWVuxnPeople are at the core of the #EUGreenDeal. The Just Transition Mechanism will protect the most vulnerable people a… https://t.co/IEwmPzotvDThe Just Transition Mechanism will mobilise at least €100 billion through: ✅ Financial support ✅ Transition plans ✅… https://t.co/F8wGRYpGlKAs a part of the #EUGreenDeal Investment Plan, the Just Transition Mechanism will address the social and economic e… https://t.co/il7GorrFAP @vonderleyen And what will the #EUGreenDeal Investment Plan consist of exactly? 🔎 Have a look at our diagram ↓ https://t.co/MtrFsjRxy2 @vonderleyen The #EUGreenDeal Investment Plan will mobilise €1 trillion in green funding over the period of 10 year… https://t.co/3ckDcyIeKpThe European Green Deal Investment Plan is our funding mechanism to back the #EUGreenDeal. It puts green and sustai… https://t.co/sseUGfr1sa @JHahnEU @PaoloGentiloni @ElisaFerreiraEC Live interpretation in other languages available on EbS → https://t.co/brjnsvrpkyThe transformation ahead of us is unprecedented. We want to finance the green transition leaving no one behind. 🟢… https://t.co/1VbC6wd9e1“Our goal is to be the first climate-neutral continent by 2050. If we want to achieve that goal, we have to act now… https://t.co/y7dJWsShic @vonderleyen @VDombrovskis @NicolasSchmitEU @EU_Social Today we launch a consultation on fair minimum wages. Our go… https://t.co/6IUW1qfWIt241.5 million people are employed in the EU. But too many working people still risk poverty. President… https://t.co/7KuKO0DecV @NicolasSchmitEU @EU_Social @VDombrovskis As we go through the green and digital transitions and an ageing populati… https://t.co/q2Se5C8i9O @NicolasSchmitEU @EU_Social @VDombrovskis 2️⃣0️⃣2️⃣1️⃣ 🔹 Action Plan to implement the European pillar of social rig… https://t.co/5EcE7FPayj @NicolasSchmitEU @EU_Social @VDombrovskis Q4 2️⃣0️⃣2️⃣0️⃣ 🔸 Digital Services Act 🔸 Green Paper On Ageing 🔸 Europe’s… https://t.co/eDsuaEpRLP @NicolasSchmitEU @EU_Social @VDombrovskis Q2 2️⃣0️⃣2️⃣0️⃣ 🔸 Reinforce the Youth Guarantee 🔸 Updated Digital Educati… https://t.co/HyTNdPZmj3 @NicolasSchmitEU @EU_Social @VDombrovskis Q1 2️⃣0️⃣2️⃣0️⃣ 🔹 Consultation on minimum wage 🔹 European Green Deal Inve… https://t.co/3W2qtipQmtQuality jobs. An adequate wage. Opportunities to improve skills. Today we propose action at EU level for the month… https://t.co/PyExigPpA6Representatives of the European Union, the United States and Japan agree on new ways to strengthen global rules on… https://t.co/XenayD16RBWe want to ensure that people remain centre stage and that the economy works for them. Stay tuned for today's annou… https://t.co/SVGUJPTVkV“We are guardians of the Treaties. And we have the responsibility to give life to the Treaties with our daily work.… https://t.co/bzuMOFtKxwCongratulations @robertabela_mt on your appointment as Prime Minister of #Malta. I am convinced that the Maltese Go… https://t.co/NJtUjIOGff
Retweeted by European Commission 🇪🇺Today we will announce the European Green Deal Investment Plan and the Just Transition Mechanism. They will pave th… https://t.co/RKKmMJK1Tc
1/14
2020
President @vonderleyen and the #vdLCommission gave a solemn undertaking before the EU Court of Justice. “As I read… https://t.co/HsM1w20OTeHappy to have such strong support from PM @xavier_bettel on @EU_Commission’s core priorities like climate, migratio… https://t.co/j6XScR0nDK
Retweeted by European Commission 🇪🇺 @GabrielMariya @EUErasmusPlus Up to 16 African partner countries and 8 EU countries will benefit from two projects,… https://t.co/fz7fVjjE9u @GabrielMariya @EUErasmusPlus One of the selected project will focus on the mobility of learners and competence bui… https://t.co/iCWpm63R3IAfrica and the Western Balkans are our political and strategic priority. 🤝 We will support 3 pilot projects to impr… https://t.co/eswFbao5p6 @AdinaValean @Transport_EU @EU_Justice EU passenger rights got your back in cases when a trip is delayed or cancell… https://t.co/1rAmQ0YkCwThe 🇪🇺 EU is the only area in the world where citizens are protected by a full set of passenger rights. Only 43% o… https://t.co/dXnxlNna2q
1/13
2020
Herzlich Willkommen in Brüssel, @sebastiankurz! 🇦🇹Schön, dass dein erster Antrittsbesuch zur @EU_Commission führt.… https://t.co/4p84yCVrfV
Retweeted by European Commission 🇪🇺Wildfires? Urban nature? AI? Find out what twelve European scientists say are the most urgent actions we need to… https://t.co/BahjBsD06hDid you know the EU space programme helps us fight climate change and land planes safely? Read more in our #EUspacehttps://t.co/MKVz21AQBrPablo 🇪🇸 and Patrice 🇧🇪 had a clumsy encounter in the Spanish mountains, with painful consequences... But there’… https://t.co/PHOxxBlqSfAnother citizens' initiative reaches 1 million signatures! 🇪🇺 The initiative ‘Minority SafePack’ received the suppo… https://t.co/CajYDSNhh5Austrian Federal Chancellor @sebastiankurz and President @vonderleyen meet. We will work together on Europe's major… https://t.co/Bc0qQL6mg6Mobile broadband prices continue to go down in the EU! In which countries is it least expensive? ↓ 🇪🇪 Estonia 🇷🇴 Ro… https://t.co/EfUp4ylaF9Some people move in search of new opportunities, others are forced to escape conflicts or natural disasters. Explo… https://t.co/LSpo3kUwODThis week, President von der Leyen met Prime Minister Boris Johnson in London. They agreed that the EU and the UK s… https://t.co/70Ufsr7VMK
1/12
2020

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