A survey among the members of the focus group of prosecutors and investigative judges fighting migrant smuggling (the focus group) and discussions during the Eurojust virtual meeting on migrant smuggling (12 November 2020) helped to identify several topics of relevance to practitioners active in this area. On this basis, the European Union Agency for Criminal Justice Cooperation (Eurojust) selected for further analysis the topic of judicial use of information following debriefing of migrants at external borders.EU > EU Publications
Children and mental health : preventive approaches to anxiety and depression : European platform for investing in children.
Mental health problems have been increasingly recognised as one of the most significant health concerns for children and adolescents in developed countries. The World Health Organization estimates that about 25% of the world’s population experiences a mental health problem at some point in their life. In about half of the cases, development of symptoms starts before a child’s 14th birthday. It is therefore important to develop evidence-based interventions that can help address mental health issues in children. These interventions could then help generate new evidence themselves. The objective of this research note is to summarise the findings presented by existing systematic reviews and ..EU > EU Publications
This report documents work completed for the Directorate General for Energy (DG ENER) of the European Commission (EC) on the Study on energy subsidies and other government interventions in the EU. The work was done by a two-member consortium: Enerdata, the project lead, and Trinomics. It is the latest in a series of DG ENER studies going back to 2014 documenting energy subsidies and related instruments. The last study was also conducted by Enerdata and Trinomics and covered taxes and subsidies for 2008-2018 in the EU27 and G20. This study adds EU27 subsidy data for 2019 and 2020. Tasks 1-3 of this study involved collecting, documenting, normalising, controlling, and analysing subsidy data fr..EU > EU Publications
Explaining the Resilience of Single-Party Regimes: Centralized Politics, Promotability, and Corruption
Program on Governance and Local Development Working Paper No. 50SSRN > Political Science Departments Research Papers
Program on Governance and Local Development Working Paper No. 48SSRN > Political Science Departments Research Papers
Study to support the evaluation of the EU Strategic Framework on health and safety at work 2014-2020 : final report.
The EU Strategic Framework on Health and Safety at Work 2014-2020 (EU Strategic Framework) was adopted on 6 June 2014. It was intended to ensure that the European Union (EU) continues to play a leading role in promoting high standards for working conditions both within Europe and internationally. The EU Strategic Framework identified the following three major challenges1 facing the EU with regard to improving health and safety in the workplace: • The need to improve implementation of existing health and safety rules, in particular by enhancing the capacity of micro and small enterprises (MSEs) to put in place effective and efficient risk prevention strategies. • The need to improve the p..EU > EU Publications