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Digital Service Act Parts I-III (cepPolicyBriefs COM2020 825)

12-10-21

Digital Economy

Online platforms are often misused to spread terrorist propaganda and hate speech. Providers such as Facebook play a key role in combating illegal content. With ...more

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Abuse of Dominance and Digital Markets Act (cepInput)

28-09-21

Single Market &...

Tech giants like Google, Amazon or Facebook dominate the global internet market. Competition law is not enough to prevent abuse of power. The Commission ...more

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Sustainability Reporting (cepPolicyBrief COM2021 189)

21-09-21

Financial Markets

In the fight against corruption and for higher social and environmental standards, the European Union wants to tighten the Directive on non-financial reporting. ...more

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Zero Pollution Action Plan (cepPolicyBrief COM2021 400)

14-09-21

Environment

The European Union wants to significantly reduce the pollution of air, water, soil and consumer goods by 2050. Pollutants should then be able to endanger ...more

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Serious Cross-Border Threats to Health (cepPolicyBrief COM2020 727)

31-08-21

Consumer & Health

The COVID pandemic has led to a cross-border health emergency in the European Union. On the basis of a regulation, Brussels wants to determine when such a state ...more