Delegation of the European Union to the Eastern Caribbean Countries, OECS and CARICOM/CARIFORUM
27/04/2016 - EU signs Agreement to Assist St. Lucia with Reconstruction Following Floods [127 KB]
The EU has signed an EC$19 million (Euro 6.2 million) financing agreement with St. Lucia that will go towards the construction of a new bridge critical to river crossing on the west coast, as well as reconstruction of a road along the west coast corridor.
22/04/2016 - Paris Climate Agreement - Signing on to a more Secure and Stable World [82 KB]
EU opinion Editorial on the occasion of the signing of the Paris Climate Agreement at the United Nations on 22 April 2016. in the run up to the Paris climate conference, Europe was a strong voice for ambition. We engaged with both big players and smaller developing countries, like those in the Caribbean, to aim for the highestlevel of ambition.
18/04/2016 - EU Contributes Euro 14 Million for access to Caribbean Catastrophy Risk Insurance Facility [251 KB]
The EU has contributed Euro14 million to be administered by the World Bank, to facilitate access to low cost, high quality catastrophy risk insurance by Central American Countries and the Dominican Republic.
Working together in Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean
To realise the Waitukubuli National Trail and its facilities and support the establishment of an ad hoc legal framework regulating the construction, management and marketing of the trail
- 29/04/16 - Friday 6 May: President Juncker attends the award of the Charlemagne Prize to Pope Francis
European Commission - Upcoming events The news: On Friday 6 May in the Vatican, Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker will attend the ceremony awarding the Charlemagne Prize to Pope Francis, together with European Parliament President Martin Schulz and European Council President Donald Tusk. The three Presidents will deliver a joint eulogy.
- 28/04/16 - EU has today announced new actions to tackle irregular migration and forced displacement in the Horn of Africa
- 28/04/16 - Eastern Partnership Panel on CSDP facilitates the participation by partner countries in the EU-led missions and operations
Eastern Partnership Panel on CSDP facilitates the participation by partner countries in the EU-led missions and operations. Currently three out of six EaP countries (Georgia, the Republic of Moldova, and Ukraine) participate in the EU-led missions in EUMAM RCA, EUTM Mali, and EUAM Ukraine or contribute to EU Battle Groups. As of today altogether 11 partner countries participate in 8 EU-led CSDP missions and operations.
- 27/04/16 - A new integrated EU policy for the Arctic adopted
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 27 April 2016 The High Representative and the European Commission set out an integrated response to the challenges of the Arctic. The High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and the European Commission have today adopted a policy proposal that will guide the...