The current general guidelines for the development of the Trans-European Transport Network (TEN-T) were established by Regulation 1315/2013. The guidelines are supported by a dedicated EU funding instrument: the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF), aimed at accelerating investments in the field of the trans-European networks, was established by Regulation 1316/2013. The CEF’s budget has been approved for the period 2014-2020; if it is to be continued after 2020, it will need to be evaluated and re-negotiated
The preliminary 2017 road safety statistics released today by the Commission show, for the second year in a row, a decrease in the number of fatalities of around 2%.
The information day will cover priorities and main aspects of the of the 2018 CEF Transport call, evaluation and award process, as well as give tips on how to prepare submit a successful proposal. Interactive Q&A sessions will take place during the information day.
Publication in the Official Journal.
The objective of the workshop is to offer a unique platform for competent authorities to share experience and best practices concerning the organisation of competitive award procedures for rail Public Service Contracts (PSCs) and any related issues, such as e.g. how to best ensure access to/financing of rolling stock.
The workshop will also be an opportunity for the relevant rail authority professionals to meet and benefit informal networking.
In line with President Juncker’s commitment to a fully-fledged Defence Union by 2025, the Commission and the High Representative are presenting an Action Plan to improve military mobility within and beyond the European Union.