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Proceedings of the workshop on Use of big data and AI in fighting corruption and misuse of public funds - good practice, ways forward and how to integrate new technology into contemporary control framework

31-03-2021

Notes from the workshop on Use of big data and AI in fighting corruption and misuse of public funds - good practice, ways forward and how to integrate new technology into contemporary control framework. The workshop took place on 23 February 2021.

Notes from the workshop on Use of big data and AI in fighting corruption and misuse of public funds - good practice, ways forward and how to integrate new technology into contemporary control framework. The workshop took place on 23 February 2021.

Reform of the EU own resources

01-03-2021

This document was prepared by Policy Department for Budgetary Affairs for the Committee on Budgets as a background paper for the Public Hearing on ‘Financing the EU budget: new own resources and possible other revenue’. It provides a summary of the system of EU own resources in the light of the agreement on its revision reached during the negotiations of the 2021-27 MFF. It shows the rationale for the reform including the need to find sources to finance the repayment of the EU borrowing in the framework ...

This document was prepared by Policy Department for Budgetary Affairs for the Committee on Budgets as a background paper for the Public Hearing on ‘Financing the EU budget: new own resources and possible other revenue’. It provides a summary of the system of EU own resources in the light of the agreement on its revision reached during the negotiations of the 2021-27 MFF. It shows the rationale for the reform including the need to find sources to finance the repayment of the EU borrowing in the framework of the New Generation EU initiative. The paper gives a description of each new own resource listed in the Interinstitutional Agreement of 2020, and shows their probable policy and budgetary effects.

The Union’s revenue

01-02-2018

The EU budget is financed almost entirely (98%) from own resources. Annual revenue must completely cover annual expenditure. The system of own resources is decided by the Council on the basis of unanimity, having regard to the opinion of the European Parliament, and needs to be ratified by the Member States.

The EU budget is financed almost entirely (98%) from own resources. Annual revenue must completely cover annual expenditure. The system of own resources is decided by the Council on the basis of unanimity, having regard to the opinion of the European Parliament, and needs to be ratified by the Member States.

Combating fraud and protecting the EU’s financial interests

01-01-2018

The European Union’s action in the field of budgetary control is based on two principles: on the one hand, ensuring that the EU’s budget is properly spent and, on the other, protecting the Union’s financial interests and combating fraud.

The European Union’s action in the field of budgetary control is based on two principles: on the one hand, ensuring that the EU’s budget is properly spent and, on the other, protecting the Union’s financial interests and combating fraud.

Credit rating agencies: role and regulation

23-09-2011

Credit rating agencies have existed for over a century, giving opinions on the creditworthiness of public and private bond issues. A few agencies dominate the global market today. The regulation of these agencies has only started.

Credit rating agencies have existed for over a century, giving opinions on the creditworthiness of public and private bond issues. A few agencies dominate the global market today. The regulation of these agencies has only started.

Poverty and social exclusion of disabled people

18-07-2011

Surveys show that over 16% of the EU's working age population suffers from long standing health problems or disabilities. There is a strong link between disability and poverty and social exclusion. Disabled people are more likely to live in income poverty. They are also more likely to experience aspects of social exclusion: lower employment rate, higher unemployment, lower education levels, lower wages, discrimination and poor health. Disabled children are among the most vulnerable groups in society ...

Surveys show that over 16% of the EU's working age population suffers from long standing health problems or disabilities. There is a strong link between disability and poverty and social exclusion. Disabled people are more likely to live in income poverty. They are also more likely to experience aspects of social exclusion: lower employment rate, higher unemployment, lower education levels, lower wages, discrimination and poor health. Disabled children are among the most vulnerable groups in society.

The Services Directive

24-06-2011

Services make up the biggest part of the EU economy, but their free movement across borders encounters numerous barriers.

Services make up the biggest part of the EU economy, but their free movement across borders encounters numerous barriers.

Modernisation of the Community Customs Code

31-05-2011

The Modernised Community Customs Code was adopted in 2008, but implementation can only start after the adoption of the Implementing Provisions. According to the MCC these must enter into force by 24 June 2013.

The Modernised Community Customs Code was adopted in 2008, but implementation can only start after the adoption of the Implementing Provisions. According to the MCC these must enter into force by 24 June 2013.

Municipal waste treatment methods

11-05-2011

Municipal waste treatment can have negative effects on the environment, human health and may also cause nuisance to local residents.

Municipal waste treatment can have negative effects on the environment, human health and may also cause nuisance to local residents.

Separated waste collection

11-04-2011

The continuous increase in generation of household waste and the environmental effects call for waste separation and selective collection. This Briefing looks into best practices in that field.

The continuous increase in generation of household waste and the environmental effects call for waste separation and selective collection. This Briefing looks into best practices in that field.

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