Delegation to Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean
31/07/2015 - Civil Society Info Session Cancelled
The information session which was planned for 4 August 2015, on enhancing Civil Society Organisations' contribution to governance and development processes in Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean, has been cancelled.
20/07/2015 - CARIFORUM-EU EPA Review Communique [131 KB]
Joint communique issue after the third meeting of the Joint CARIFORUM-EU Council, under the Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA), which was held in Guyana on 16 July. The meeting reviewed the first five years of the EPA.
20/07/2015 - The Way Ahead for the EPA - by EU Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom [136 KB]
Speech delivered by European Commission Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom at the third meeting of the EU-CARIFORUM Joint EPA Council held in Guyana on 16 July 2015.
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.
31/07/15 - New EU funding to strengthen security sector and support socio-economic and regional development in Tunisia
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 31 July 2015 The EU adopted the first part of its annual assistance package in favour of Tunisia for a total amount of €116.8 million. It aims to strengthen the security sector and to support socio-economic and regional development.
- 31/07/15 - Iran: EU starts implementing the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action
The Council adopted the first legal acts implementing the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), the agreement reached on 14 July 2015 in Vienna on the Iranian nuclear issue.
- 30/07/15 - EU increases humanitarian aid for Burundi refugees
The European Commission is releasing €4.5 million in humanitarian assistance to help the increasing number of refugees from Burundi that have fled to neighbouring countries. More than 175 000 people, the majority of them women and children, are estimated to have already left the country.
- 29/07/15 - Local statement on the Death Penalty following resumption of executions in Pakistan after Ramadan [180 KB]
- 28/07/15 - Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the EU on the alignment of certain third countries concerning restrictive measures against Syria.
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