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Welcome. Croeso. Benvenuto. Cardiff EDC News March 2011. helping you find out about the European Union and the countries of Europe promoting debate about the EU and European issues encouraging you to ask questions, give your opinions and make suggestions to the EU.

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Cardiff EDC News

March 2011


helping you find out about the European Union and the countries of Europe

promoting debate about the EU and European issues

encouraging you to ask questions, give your opinions andmake suggestions to the EU


Details of 2010-11 language courses now available

French, German, Italian, Portuguese and Spanish

plus Croat, Greek, Polish, Russian and Turkish


Further information

Rachel De Benedictis

Email:[email protected]

Tel: 029 2082 3612


in the news turku finland and tallinn estonia european capitals of culture 2011
In the News…

Turku (Finland) and Tallinn (Estonia)

European Capitals of Culture 2011

In the News…

Hungary holds the EU Presidency for the period January – June 2011



In the News…

8 March 2011

European Commission & EEAS adopt Communication: Partnership for Democracy and Shared Prosperity with the Southern Mediterranean

PlusExtraordinary European Council

Brussels, 11 March 2011

in the news 8 march 2011

The European Commission is looking at cost-efficient ways to make the European economy more climate-friendly and less energy-consuming. By 2050, Europe could cut most of its greenhouse gas emissions. Clean technologies are the future for Europe\'s economy.

Launch of Road Map on 8 March 2011.

In the News…

8 March 2011

in the news 8 march 20111

Energy Efficiency Plan 2011 launched

European Commission adopts a plan for saving more energy through specific measures. Energy efficiency is a key tool for strengthening Europe\'s competitiveness and reduces energy dependence, while decreasing the level of emissions.

In the News…

8 March 2011

in the news 16 march 2011

European Personnel Selection Office launches 2011 \'AD\' selection procedure for EU Officials

On 16 March 2011, the European Personnel Selection Office (EPSO) will launch the latest of the new improved EU Careers selection procedures to identify \'AD\' Administrator EU Officials. This year, for the first time, students in their final year of undergraduate study can apply, and the first phase \'reasoning tests\' can be taken in any of the 23 EU languages.

In the News…

16 March 2011

Travelling around Europe?Find out your rights…

Rail – Air – People with reduced mobility…

112is the common telephone number to ring in ALL EU Member States to get through to the Emergency Services


Looking for information on these subjects

or anything else connected with Europe?

Please ask EDC staff

or use


April 2008 – March 2011

is now freely available to libraries, schools and public bodies in Wales

Please ask for details


Sign up to receive information at:

A new electronic one-stop-shop for access to justice informationthroughout the EU


New: The UK European Consumer Centre for Servicesprovides general information on consumer laws and rightswhen buying a service in another EU member state,as well as contact details for organisations that could provide practical assistance in the case of a dispute.


Look out for the launch of…


a new virtual role-playing game and social networking forum to boost citizens\' understanding of how the EU works

find out what is happening give your opinions
Find out what is happening…

Give your opinions…

eu citizenship resources available
EU Citizenship resources available…

Further information

welsh members of the european parliament 2009 2014
Welsh Members of the European Parliament 2009-2014
  • Jill Evans
  • Kay Swinburne
  • Derek Vaughan
  • John Bufton

Click on image to connect to MEP’s website


Elections in Europe March 2011


Parliamentary Election

6 March 2011



3 March 2011

A referendum to determine the law-making powers of the National Assembly for Wales