Delegation to Australia
17/10/2014 - Speaker of the House of Representatives
Early in October, Speaker of the House of Representatives, The Hon Bronwyn Bishop led a delegation of Australian MPs to Europe. While in Brussels, the Delegation met with President of the European Council, M. Herman Van Rompuy and discussed international security challenges including Ukraine and ISIL as well as climate change and EU-Australia relations.
13/10/2014 - Hunter Region Measures up Against the European Union [502 KB]
Regional Development Australia (RDA) Hunter’s 2014 Hunter Innovation Scorecard measures the Hunter (NSW) region’s performance against international leaders in the European Union. This makes the Hunter the first Australian region to measure its performance on a world scale.
12/10/2014 - PhD scholarships - call for applications [2 MB]
The University of Melbourne EU Centre on Shared Complex Challenges invites applications for six PhD scholarships for 2015 commencement. The EU Centre will provide a platform for industry engagement and international research collaboration by high quality Australian graduates seeking research training in an international context
H.E. Sem Fabrizi, European Union Ambassador to Australia and Professor Ian Chubb, Chief Scientist of Australia co-chaired a panel discussion titled 'The opportunities for collaboration with the EU under Erasmus+ at the Australian International Education Conference (AIEC), Brisbane 9 October 2014. On 10 October Ambassador Sem Fabrizi spoke at the University of Queensland on the EU's Horizon 2020 program.
In 54 hours the Jam brought together almost 2,300 participants from 114 countries contributing 2,800 insightful posts, making the 2014 Jam another great success. “EU as a global security broker” was the most popular forum with the most active discussion addressing the credibility of the EU as a global power.
- 21/10/14 - European Union and Lao PDR conclude Seventh Joint Committee [315 KB]
- 21/10/14 - The EU at the G20 summit in Brisbane: Joint letter of Presidents Barroso and Van Rompuy
- 20/10/14 - Remarks by EU High Representative Catherine Ashton following the Foreign Affairs Council, Luxembourg, 20 October 2014 [404 KB]
- 20/10/14 - Frequently Asked Questions on EU restrictive measures against the Syrian regime [442 KB]