Council of the European Union: adoption of the decisions on the European Refugee, Return and Integration Funds and on the External Borders Fund

Friday, October 4, 2013

The Agriculture and Fisheries Council held on 25-26 February definitely adopted the decisions increasing the co-financing rate of the European Refugee Fund, the European Return Fund, the European Fund for the Integration of third-country nationals and the External Borders Fund for Member States experiencing or threatened with serious difficulties with respect to their financial stability.

The Council's press release can be read here.

The texts of the decisions can be consulted at the Council's register:Refugee, Return and Integration Funds and External Borders Fund.

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