Delegation to Bangladesh
30/07/2015 - 'Erasmus+' scholarship for academic year 2015-16; 82 scholarships for Bangladesh [2 MB]
Working together in Bangladesh
18 million Bangladeshi children are eligible for education, but the educational infrastructure (classrooms, drinking water) is poor and there is a shortage of qualified teachers. Improving the quality of primary education is central to the project.
- 10/10/15 - Statement by European Council President Donald Tusk on the bomb attack in Ankara
I condemn in the strongest possible terms the brutal bomb attack in Ankara today. I extend my sincere condolences to the victims and their loved ones. The attack on a peaceful march cynically exploits a sensitive moment for Turkey and the region. The European Union stands side by side with Turkey, its people and authorities in its efforts against terrorism and for reconciliation.
- 10/10/15 - Statement by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini and Commissioner Hahn on today's bomb attack in Ankara
European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 10 October 2015 . Federica Mogherini, High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of European Commission, and Johannes Hahn, Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations, issued the following statement today: "A new tragedy has shocked Turkey today.
- 09/10/15 - Indicative programme - Foreign Affairs Council, 12 October 2015
Chair(s): Federica Mogherini, High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy All times are approximate and subject to change+/- 9.15 (ttbc)
Doorstep by High Representative Mogherini (VIP entrance) +/- 9.30
Beginning of the Foreign Affairs Council meeting
Roundtable (TV/photo opportunity)
- Adoption of the agenda
- Adoption of A-items
Syria +/- 13.00
Working lunch (subject - Migration) +/- 15.00
EU-ACP Relations (post 2020)
AOB +/- 15.30 (ttbc)
Press conference (live streaming)
- 09/10/15 - Statement of the HR/VP Federica Mogherini on the vote of UN resolution 2240 on EU naval operation in the Mediterranean
Today's adoption by the UN Security Council of UN Resolution 2240 to combat the recent proliferation of, and endangerment of lives by, the smuggling of migrants and trafficking of persons in the Mediterranean Sea on the high seas represents an important political endorsement by the international community of EUNAVFOR MED – operation Sophia and its goals.