Monthly Archives: May 2015

Free Spanish Courses

Europe Direct center Karlovac, in cooperation with the Youth Library is organizing a free beginners course of  Spanish language for period of 3 weeks, from 15 June - 03 July 2015. The course will be led by native speakers of Spanish Alba Puig Casas and Aida Sanchez Alba. The course will take place in two…
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EU BUDGET FOR 2016.

The Commission proposed a 2016 EU budget of €143.5 billion in payment credits to support the recovery of the European economy and help improve lives in Europe and beyond. The money will be invested to boost innovation, create jobs, help convergence among Member States and among regions, deal more effectively with migration and further strengthen…
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New incentives for young unemployed people

„ Today the European Commission will make almost 1 billion euro available for the young unemployed. The decision to exceptionally increase the pre-financing in 2015 for projects helping young people in Europe through the Youth Employment Initiative is unprecedented. It shows the urgency that we are facing, and the commitment of the EU to help…
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Europeans continue enjoying high-quality bathing waters

Ninety-five per cent of the monitored bathing sites in the European Union met minimum standards for water quality in 2014. Water quality was excellent at 83 % of the sites, an increase of almost 1 percentage point compared to 2013. All the bathing sites in Cyprus, Luxembourg, and Malta had excellent water quality. These countries…
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