The Court of Justice of the European Union is one of seven European institutions and it is the judicial authority of the EU. Its task is to ensure compliance with EU law by overseeing the uniform interpretation and application of the Treaties. The institution helps to preserve the values of the European Union and, through its case-law, works towards the building of Europe. Click here to read the 2019 review of its activities.
Click here to read about the European Public Prosecutor’s Office - an independent and decentralised prosecution office of the EU with the power to investigate, prosecute and bring to judgment the crimes of fraud and corruption against the EU budget.
The COVID-19 crisis is affecting many aspects of the world of work and its effects are likely to be long-lasting. The crisis is affecting how and where we work, it has led to a sharp drop in employment and hours worked and it affects workers’ income. What are the recommendations in the field of employment and social affairs to ensure job security and job prospects for young people arriving on the labour market? Click here to find out!
Research and innovation (R&I) are at the core of the response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The crisis highlights the importance of R&I as part of a fast and innovative healthcare response, and for monitoring and containing the spread of the infection. Click here to see how R&I is also crucial in the economic recovery from the crisis.
Nature gives us essential ecosystem services like food, clean air, water, shelter and medicine. Ecosystems are vital for our cultural heritage and treasured for their recreational and aesthetic values. But they are being damaged by human activities. Click here to read about the EU 2030 Biodiversity strategy, launched in May 2020, which aims to fix our broken relationship with nature.
A major mobilisation of research, innovation and investment is required to develop the Farm to Fork Strategy. It will help shaping the European food system to achieve the objectives and targets of the European Green Deal. Click here to read more.