The Committee of the Regions (CoR) has said the Council has ignored the proposals presented by the Commission that aim to make the European Union Solidarity Fund (EUSF) more efficient.  The EUSF is currently the EU's main tool for responding to major natural disasters in the EU Member States.

As Committee of the Regions (CoR) rapporteur Dr. Pavel Branda (CZ/ECR) stated: "Due to budgetary concerns, the Council has ignored the proposals presented by the Commission and supported both by the...


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