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ECHA InfoCard
The EUROPEAN CHEMICALS AGENCY (ECHA; /ˈɛkə/ EK-ə ) is an agency of the European Union
European Union
which manages the technical, scientific and administrative aspects of the implementation of the European Union regulation called Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH). ECHA is the driving force among regulatory authorities in implementing the EU's chemicals legislation. ECHA helps companies to comply with the legislation, advances the safe use of chemicals, provides information on chemicals and addresses chemicals of concern. It is located in Helsinki
Helsinki
, Finland
Finland
. The Agency, currently headed by Executive Director Bjorn Hansen , started working on 1 June 2007
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European Union Institute For Security Studies
The EUROPEAN UNION INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES (EUISS) is a Paris -based agency of the European Union
European Union
. The EUISS evolved from Western European Union
European Union
Institute for Security Studies following a gradual transfer of powers from the Western European Union
European Union
(WEU) to the EU. It now operates under the Union's Common Foreign and Security Policy (CFSP). The EUISS is an autonomous agency with full intellectual freedom. As a think tank it researches security issues of relevance for the EU and provides a forum for debate. In its capacity as an EU agency, it also offers analyses and forecasting to the High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Federica Mogherini
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European Defence Agency
The EUROPEAN DEFENCE AGENCY (EDA; French : Agence européenne de défense, AED) is an agency of the European Union
European Union
(EU) based in Brussels
Brussels
, Belgium. Set up on 12 July 2004, it is a Common Foreign and Security Policy (CFSP) body reporting to the Council of the European Union . Its primary role is to foster European defence cooperation
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European Union Satellite Centre
The EUROPEAN UNION SATELLITE CENTRE (EU SATCEN; previously EUSC) was initially founded in 1992 as the WESTERN EUROPEAN UNION SATELLITE CENTRE. It was incorporated as an agency of the European Union
European Union
(EU) on 1 January 2002. It is located in Torrejón de Ardoz
Torrejón de Ardoz
, in the vicinity of Madrid, Spain. The centre supports the decision-making of the European Union
European Union
in the field of the Common Foreign and Security Policy
Common Foreign and Security Policy
(CFSP), including crisis management missions and operations, by providing products and services resulting from the exploitation of relevant space assets and collateral data, including satellite and aerial imagery, and related services
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European Police College
CEPOL, or the EUROPEAN UNION AGENCY FOR LAW ENFORCEMENT TRAINING, is an agency of the European Union
European Union
dedicated to training law enforcement officials. The institution was founded in 2000 and adopted its current legal mandate on 1 July 2016. It is based in Budapest
Budapest
, Hungary. CONTENTS * 1 History * 2 Organisation * 3 See also * 4 External links * 5 References HISTORYCEPOL was established by Council Decision 2000/820/JHA in 2000, which was modified in 2005 by Council Decision 2005/681/JHA. It was originally seated at Bramshill House
Bramshill House
in Bramshill
Bramshill
, Hampshire, England, but was relocated to Budapest, Hungary in 2014 following a European Council decision the previous year
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Europol
Coordinates : 52°05′34″N 4°16′53″E / 52.092846°N 4.281521°E / 52.092846; 4.281521 Not to be confused with EUPOL
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Fundamental Rights Agency
The EUROPEAN UNION AGENCY FOR FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS (usually known in English as the FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS AGENCY; FRA) is a Vienna
Vienna
-based agency of the European Union
European Union
inaugurated on 1 March 2007. It was established by Council Regulation (EC) No 168/2007 of 15 February 2007
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European Institute For Gender Equality
The EUROPEAN INSTITUTE FOR GENDER EQUALITY is a Vilnius
Vilnius
-based agency of the European Union
European Union
inaugurated in 2007. It was established by Council Regulation (EC) No 1922/2006 of 20 December 2006. Recruitment of its Director was advertised in April 2007. Funded by the Commission, with a proposed budget of €52.5 million for the period 2007 to 2013, this new European Institute will support the EU institutions and the Member States in promoting equality between women and men and combating sex discrimination. The Institute will gather, analyse and disseminate reliable and comparable research data and information needed by policy-makers. It will have a documentation centre and a library which will be open to the public. The Management Board of the institute consists of eighteen representatives of the EU Member States appointed by the Council and of one member representing the European Commission
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European Union Agency For Railways
The EUROPEAN UNION AGENCY FOR RAILWAYS (ERA) is the agency of the European Union
European Union
(EU) that sets mandatory requirements for European railways and manufacturers in the form of Technical Specifications for Interoperability , which apply to the Trans-European Rail system . The ERA publishes a document summarizing the status of the TSIs. The ERA sets common safety targets, common safety methods and common safety indicators, following Directive 2004/49/EC and amendments. The ERA also hosts a number of databases, among which a register of remaining, applicable national rules. CONTENTS * 1 History * 2 See also * 3 Notes * 4 External links HISTORYThe agency was established in 2004, and commenced operations in 2006 as the European Railway Agency (ERA). It changed its name in 2016, becoming the European Union
European Union
Agency for Railways
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European Border And Coast Guard
The EUROPEAN BORDER AND COAST GUARD AGENCY (EBCG), also known as FRONTEX (from French : Frontières extérieures for "external borders"), is an agency of the European Union
European Union
headquartered in Warsaw , Poland
Poland
, tasked with border control of the European Schengen Area , in coordination with the border and coast guards of Schengen Area member states. Frontex was established in 2005 as the European Agency for the Management of Operational Cooperation at the External Borders, and primarily responsible for coordinating border control efforts. In response to the European migrant crisis of 2015-2016, the European Commission proposed on December 15, 2015, to extend Frontex's mandate and to transform it into a fully-fledged European Border and Coast Guard Agency
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European Asylum Support Office
The EUROPEAN ASYLUM SUPPORT OFFICE (EASO) is an agency created by European Union
European Union
Regulation 439/2010 to strengthen the cooperation of EU Member States on asylum , enhance the implementation of the Common European Asylum System , and support Member States under particular pressure. CONTENTS * 1 History * 2 Current Model * 3 Successes * 4 Asylum Seeker Crisis * 5 Future Developments * 6 Executive Directors * 7 See also * 8 References * 9 External links HISTORYIn 2008, the European Commission
European Commission
proposed the creation of an asylum office such as EASO to boost cooperation between member states in managing asylum requests. Malta's EU ministers for immigration in 2010 agreed for EASO to be based in Malta, following discussions surrounding the continuous immigration of illegal immigrants mostly from the Horn of Africa, who reach Europe after passing through Libya
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European Fisheries Control Agency
The EUROPEAN FISHERIES CONTROL AGENCY (EFCA) is the agency of the European Union
European Union
(EU) that co-ordinates the national operational activities in the area of fisheries, and assists the member states in their application of the Common Fisheries Policy (CFP). The agency is based in Vigo
Vigo
, Spain
Spain
. CONTENTS * 1 History * 2 Mission and objectives * 3 Organisational Structure * 3.1 Administrative Board * 3.2 Advisory Board * 4 Activities * 4.1 EU Operations * 4.2 International Operations * 5 See also * 6 References * 7 External links HISTORYThe Community Fisheries Control Agency (CFCA) was established pursuant to Council Regulation (EC) No 768/2005 of 26 April 2005 which entered into force on 10 June 2005. The Administrative Board was constituted at its first meeting held on 1 February 2006
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Eurojust
EUROJUST (also spelled capitalised as EUROJUST) is an agency of the European Union
European Union
(EU) dealing with judicial co-operation in criminal matters. The seat of Eurojust
Eurojust
is in The Hague
The Hague
. Established in 2002, it was created to improve handling of serious cross-border and organized crime by stimulating investigative and prosecutorial co-ordination among agencies of the EU Member States . Eurojust
Eurojust
is composed of a College formed of 28 National Members—experienced judges , prosecutors , or police officers of equivalent competence from each EU Member State. The terms and duties of the members are defined by the state that appoints them. Eurojust also co-operates with third states and other EU bodies such as the European Judicial
Judicial
Network , Europol
Europol
, and OLAF
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Agency For The Cooperation Of Energy Regulators
The EUROPEAN AGENCY FOR THE COOPERATION OF ENERGY REGULATORS (ACER) is an Agency of the European Union
European Union
by the Third Energy Package in 2009. It was established in 2010 and has its seat in Ljubljana
Ljubljana
, Slovenia. On 6 May, the Administrative Board designated Alberto Pototschnig as its first Director. By deciding on their director and chairs, ACER took a step forward towards becoming fully operational. The basis for the establishment of ACER is Regulation 713/2009 of the European Parliament
European Parliament
and the Council of 13 July 2009. The Regulation describes the establishment and legal status, tasks, organisation and financial provisions. ACER is the second intergovernmental organization headquartered in Slovenia. The first was the International Center for Promotion of Enterprises (ICPE)
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Education, Audiovisual And Culture Executive Agency
The EDUCATION, AUDIOVISUAL AND CULTURE EXECUTIVE AGENCY or EACEA is an agency of the European Union
European Union
located in Brussels
Brussels
, Belgium
Belgium
. It manages parts of the Union 's programs in education , culture , and audiovisual fields
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Executive Agency For Competitiveness And Innovation
The EXECUTIVE AGENCY FOR SMALL AND MEDIUM-SIZED ENTERPRISES (EASME) is an Executive Agency of the European Commission
European Commission
. EASME was founded in 2003 as the Intelligent Energy
Energy
Executive Agency (IEEA) and was renamed the European Agency for Competitiveness and Innovation (EACI) in 2007, finally becoming EASME in 2014. It is responsible for managing specific programmes in the fields of energy , the environment , and business support. Its goal is to promote sustainable development while improving the competitiveness of European industries. While the Agency has its own legal identity , it reports to several Directorate-Generals of the European Commission, which remain responsible for programming and evaluation of the programmes
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