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IEU Monitoring EU AGENDA 30 March 2015

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Content … Page EUROPEAN COMMISSION.. 3 Top News from the European Commission  30 March - 24 April 2015. 3 31 March: EU goes to Kuwait International Pledging Conference with new aid pledge for Syria. 3 EU Commission Calendar 30 March – 12 April 2015. 4 30 March. 4 31 March. 5 1 April 6 2 April 6 3 April – no events scheduled. 6 4 April – no events scheduled. 6 5 April – no events scheduled. 7 6 April 7 7 April 7 8 April 7 9 April 7 10 April 8 11 April 8 12 April -  no events scheduled. 8 EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT. 8 The Week Ahead 30 March – 5 April 2015. 8 Committee meetings, Brussels. 9 NATO/counter-terrorism.. 9 LIBOR/EURIBOR scandal 9 Tax policy. 9 Fundamental rights. 9 Climate change. 9 Schedule by day. 9 30 March. 9 31 March. 13 1 April 16 2 April – no events scheduled. 18 3 April – no events scheduled. 18 COUNCIL OF THE EUROPEAN UNION.. 18 Announcements of the Latvian EU Presidency. 19 30 March: Working Party on Hate Crime

IEU Monitoring EU FUNDING TRENDS 27 March 2015

Content … Page EIB. 2 EIB publishes impact reporting & alignment with Green Bond Principles (GBPs) for its green bonds – “Climate Awareness Bonds” (CABs). 2 Under EIB appraisal: SLOVENIA EU FUNDS 2014-2020. 5 EIB publishes statistical Report 2014. 6 HORIZON 2020. 7 Ukraine - associated member of EU research and innovation programme Horizon 2020. 7 Commission supports innovative SMEs with over €130 million in new grants. 8 Migrating birds might be able to see the earth’s magnetic field. 9 Cooperation in Marine Science around the Baltic Sea and beyond. 11 H2020: Exploratory Research H2020 Call 1. 11 Project management and compliance courses for H2020 programmes. 12 Project Management and Administration in Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions - 21 April 2015, Helsinki, Finland   12 Interested in EU funding? Did you know that you have to comply with article 32? - 5-9 October 2015, Brussels  12 GERMAN FUNDING PRACTICE. 13 BMBF: Ostdeutsche Forschungszentren unterweg

IEU Monitoring DIGITAL AGENDA 27 March 2015

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Content … Page DIGITAL SINGLE MARKET. 2 Latvian Minister for Economics: Digital Single Market will serve as strong driver for EU growth. 2 COMMISSION PRIORITY: Digital Single Market. 3 CYBER DEFENCE. 5 EU Council: Experts stress the role of cyber defence in Europe’s security. 5 EU Council: Countries should harmonise methods of investigation in fight against cybercrime. 6 DATA PROTECTION.. 7 Speech of Giovanni Buttarelli given at the Annual Dinner organised by Center for Democracy and Technology, Washington. 8 EP Video Clips On Mass Surveillance And Citizen Rights. 11 Bundesrat will Verbraucherrechte im Datenschutz weiter stärken. 12 DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION.. 12 The Strategic Policy Forum on Digital Entrepreneurship has released its first report. 13 EU REGISTERS. 13 EURLEX (none). 13 EU COMMISSION.. 13 CNECT (DG Communications Networks, Content and Technology). 13 C(2015)2264/F1 COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION on the selection and award of grants under

IEU Monitoring TRADE & TTIP 27 March 2015

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Content … Page TTIP. 3 Transatlantic Economic Council - Facilitators' report to stakeholders 27 March 2015. 4 - e-Mobility. 4 - e-Health. 6 - Raw materials. 6 - SMEs. 7 - Biobased economy. 8 - Nanotechnology. 8 - Supply chain security. 8 Malmström Speech on TTIP: Why Ireland Needs It. 9 Opinion - Recommendations to the European Commission on the negotiations for the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) - Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection. 14 Opinion - Recommendations to the European Commission on the negotiations for the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) - Committee on Industry, Research and Energy. 18 SPÖ-EU-Abgeordneter Weidenholzer: Keine Verwässerung von strengem Datenschutz durch TTIP. 20 AK Europa, ÖGB, FoEE and CEO: CETA and TTIP - A Lobby-Wonderland for Industry and Business?. 21 VIETNAM... 22 EU and Vietnam hold twelfth round of FTA talks. 22 INTA Committee ad-hoc delegation to Vie

IEU Monitoring GROWTH 27 March 2015

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Content …..  Page SINGLE MARKET. 2 "Making the Single Market work for Europe's citizens and businesses" - Elżbieta Bieńkowska - Commissioner for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs at the Single Market Forum.. 2 Single Market Forum: Fully functional EU Single Market is the goal and an advantage to each Member State   6 EFSI 6 Businesseurope: Investment for growth and jobs - Improving the investment climate in Europe. 6 IG Metall fordert mehr Investitionen in die Zukunft der europäischen Industrie: „Juncker-Plan muss aufgestockt werden“. 6 MACRO-IMBALANCES. 7 Implementation of the Macroeconomic Imbalance Procedure - State-of-Play, March 2015. 7 EUROPEAN SEMESTER CYCLES. 8 EU Parliament: Economic Dialogues and Exchanges of Views with the Member States under the European Semester Cycles. 8 OECD - POLAND.. 8 Promoting longer working lives is vital to improving Poland’s future prosperity, says OECD.. 8 UNCTAD – BOSNIA &

IEU Monitoring ENVIRONMENT 27 March 2015

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Content … Page RESOURCE EFFICIENCY. 2 Draft report - Resource efficiency: moving towards a circular economy - Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety. 3 EU JRC: New method to improve building sustainability. 7 WASTE WATER. 8 EEA: Urban Waste Water Treatment maps - GIS Map Application. 8 PESTICIDES. 9 SPÖ-EU-Abgeordnete Kadenbach: Bienenschutz und Pestizidverbot in der EU aufrechterhalten. 9 EU REGISTERS. 9 EURLEX. 9 2015/C 101/01 Position (EU) No 3/2015 of the Council at first reading with a view to the adoption of a Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directive 94/62/EC as regards reducing the consumption of lightweight plastic carrier bags -Adopted by the Council on 2 March 2015. 10 2015/C 101/02 Statement of the Council’s reasons: Position (EU) No 3/2015 of the Council at first reading with a view to the adoption of a Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Dire

IEU Monitoring EU LEGAL TRENDS 27 March 2015

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Content … Page RULE OF LAW... 5 EPRS Briefing: Member States and the rule of law: Dealing with a breach of EU values. 5 STATE AID.. 5 State aid: Commission approves German exemptions from mandatory rebates for pharmaceutical companies  6 State aid: Commission concludes that majority of derogations from British Aggregates Levy are free of aid   7 TAX POLICY. 8 Next week in TAXE and ECON: Tax Rulings and LIBOR. 9 Europa-Grüne: Steuerabgeltungsabkommen zwischen Griechenland und der Schweiz: Strafverfolgung ist besser als Steueramnestie. 9 COMPANY LAW... 10 Draft opinion - Single-member private limited liability companies -  Committee on Employment and Social Affairs  11 LABOUR LAW... 13 Eurofound study on new forms of employment. 13 GENDER EQUALITY. 15 EU Parliament: Women's Rights and Gender Equality Committee agenda. 15 COPYRIGHT. 17 Opinion - The implementation of Directive 2001/29/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 22

IEU Monitoring ENERGY 27 March 2015

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Content …..  Page ENERGY UNION.. 2 Save the Date: Expanding the European Electricity Market. 2 ENERGY REGULATION.. 3 UK DECC: Government gets tough on energy market misconduct. 3 CAPACITY MARKETS. 4 Update on UK Policy paper - Capacity Market Rules. 4 ENERGY TRANSITION.. 5 Update on EURELECTRIC Conference: The MENA Energy Transition: How to get investments right?. 5 IEA leads energy efficiency training courses in Ukraine - Workshop and seminar are part of IEA programme to help reduce energy intensity. 6 GERMAN ENERGY TRANSITION.. 7 IRENA: Germany’s Commitment to Renewables Helped Drive Down Costs. 7 Novelle des Marktanreizprogramms tritt am 1. April 2015 in Kraft. 8 BMWi startet neue Forschungsnetzwerke "Stromnetze" und "Energiesystemanalyse". 9 Fragen der Grünen zum Energieeffizienzgesetz. 9 Offener Brief: Netzbetreiber und Umweltverbände unterstützen gemeinsam vorgelegte Pläne zur Reform des Strommarktes. 10 Nachträglich: Bund

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