(26 March 2013) - Innovation performance in the EU has improved year on year in spite of the continuing economic crisis, but the innovation divide between Member States is widening, according to the Innovation Union Scoreboard 2013.

(26 March 2013) - The winners of the 2013 European Union Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Awards were unveiled today.

(25 March 2013) - The European Commission has today adopted a Green Paper that launches a three-month public consultation on how to foster and improve the supply of long-term financing in Europe.

(22 March 2013) - The rise of the South is radically reshaping the world , says the United Nations Development Programme’s (UNDP) 2013 Human Development Report.

(22 March 2013) - In 2012, there were 332 000 asylum applicants registered in the EU27, according to Eurostat. While Afghanistan (8% of the total number of applicants) remained in 2012 the first main country of citizenship of these applicants, Syria (7%) became the second just ahead of Russia (7%), Pakistan (6%) and Serbia (6%).