Delegation to Eritrea
29/01/2016 - Eritrea and EU sign landmark agreement on future development cooperation, promoting renewable energy and sound governance
The Eritrean Minister for National Development, Dr. Giorgis Teklemichael, and the EU Head of Delegation, Christian Manahl, signed on 28th January 2016 in Asmara the National Indicative Program (NIP) under the 11th European Development Fund.
11/12/2015 - Human Rights Day Celebration in Eritrea
Delegation of the European Union in Eritrea Celebrates the International Human Rights Day
19/11/2015 - Conference on Climate Change
Delegation of the European Union in Eritrea host a conference on Climate Change.
Working together in the State of Eritrea
Over two thirds of Eritreans work in agriculture, but with the scarce yearly rainfall having become ever more unpredictable, reliance on rain-fed agriculture is increasingly precarious. Deforestation has reached a critical rate, leading to limited water retention capacity of soils and thus a significant decrease in the availability of water for irrigation.
- 05/02/16 - Statement by European Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management, Christos Stylianides, on new mass displacements in Aleppo, Syria
European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 5 February 2016 Yesterday the international community came together in London to express its solidarity with the people of Syria and pledged more than $10 billion in support of the people of Syria suffering from nearly five years of war.
- 05/02/16 - Joint Statement on the International Day against Female Genital Mutilation
European Commission - Statement Brussels, 5 February 2016 High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini and Commissioners Vĕra Jourova and Neven Mimica call for zero tolerance against Female Genital Mutilation. Ahead of the International Day of Zero Tolerance against Female Genital Mutilation (6 February 2016) High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs...
- 04/02/16 - Remarks by HRVP Federica Mogherini at the 'Supporting Syria and the Region' conference
European Commission - Statement London, 4 February 2016 Thank you, I would like to thank all those humanitarian workers who are making the difference every single day. And I believe if we are here today it is because we feel we share a responsibility and a duty.
- 04/02/16 - EU pledges more than €3 billion for Syrians in 2016 at the London conference