Delegation of the European Union to Barbados, the Eastern Caribbean States, the OECS, and CARICOM/CARIFORUM
09/11/2016 - Presidents Tusk and Juncker congratulate US President Elect Donald Trump [387 KB]
02/11/2016 - EU-CARIFORUM Ministerial Meeting - Communique
Communique following the meeting between EU High Representative Federica Mogherini and CARIFORUM Ministers on 26 October 2016, within the margins of the EU-CELAC Summit held in the Dominican Republic.
31/10/2016 - EU & Canada sign Comprehensive Economic Trade Agreement [62 KB]
The EU and Canada signed a Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement that will benefit exporters, big and small, creating opportunities for European and Canadian companies and their employees, as well as for consumers. Almost all - 99% - of importmport duties will be eliminated, saving European exporters of industrial goods and agriculture products more than 500 million euro a year.
Working together in Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean
The overall objective is to maximise the contribution of sustainable forest management to the rural poor in the insular Caribbean by building capacity for institutional arrangements, which optimise the socio-economic contribution of forest resources.
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 17 November 2016 Today the international came together to signal their renewed engagement and support to the Central African authorities' comprehensive National Plan for Recovery and Peacebuilding.
- 15/11/16 - Green light to 8 new initiatives under the EU's Partnership Instrument
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 15 November 2016 The European Commission has approved eight new projects totalling more than €32 million under the Partnership Instrument (PI) to boost cooperation with partner countries in priority areas.
- 11/11/16 - The European Union's comprehensive approach in the Central African Republic (2013-2016)
European Commission - Fact Sheet Central African Republic (2013-2016) Brussels, 11 November 2016 The European Union's comprehensive approach in the The European Union has been a partner of the Central African Republic for over 30 years and remains until today one of the country's main development partners.
- 10/11/16 - Thursday 17 November: International Conference for the Central African Republic
European Commission - Upcoming events The news: On 17 November, the International conference for the Central African Republic will take place in Brussels, organised jointly by the European Union and the Central African Government.
- 10/11/16 - International ocean governance: EU's contribution for safe, secure, clean and sustainably managed oceans
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 10 November 2016 The global ocean economy is estimated at €1.3 trillion. Climate change, poverty and food security are some of the global challenges that can be effectively addressed, if oceans are better protected and sustainably managed.