An ERDF-funded project will create a promotion centre with the aim of protecting the environment and promoting biodiversity and sustainable development on the islands of Corfu and Paxos.

A new mobile application, designed by the European Parliament to help citizens to discover what the EU has done, is doing and plans to do, is now available.

The project VOSTAR (Video and Optical See Through Augmented Reality surgical Systems) is developing a new Augmented Reality surgical visor, employing state of the art photonics technology. The visor is developed to improve accuracy and speed of interventions, for example by virtually superimposing a patient’s x-ray on their body or showing medical data, so that a surgeon never has to look away during an operation and gets all updates in real time.

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The launch of the euro two decades ago brought tangible benefits to people and companies across the EU. A ceremony in Parliament on 15 January will mark the event.

College of Commissioners discusses EU priorities under the first Romanian Presidency

With a rich historical and cultural heritage and an eye to the future. Plovdiv in Bulgaria and Matera in Italy are this year's Capitals of Culture.

Elections, future of Europe, Brexit... the New Year starts with a busy agenda for the European Parliament.