Delegation for the Pacific
High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy
Federica Mogherini succeeds Catherine Ashton as the European Union's High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice President of the European Commission on 1 November. She is also head of the European External Action Service. ...Read more
04/11/2014 - Kiribati, the EU and SPC partner to ensure clean water and safe sanitation in atoll communities
The European Union, the Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC) and the Government of Kiribati yesterday formalised a 3.3 Million Euro (4.75 Million AUD) partnership that is expected to increase access to safe water and sanitation in 35 villages in Kiribati's Gilbert Islands.
The European Union has set a new global standard after the European Council approved a cut of at least 40% in Europe's greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 and achieving savings of at least 30% in energy efficiency across the EU, also by 2030.
The Head of Delegation of the European Union for the Pacific, Ambassador Andrew Jacobs today presented certificates to the 28 participants from Fiji, Bougainville - Papua New Guinea, Tonga and Vanuatu who have successfully participated in FemLINKPACIFIC’s 2014 Regional Training Institute (RTI).
Working together for the Pacific
Sites of global biodiversity importance (important bird areas) were identified though field research. The sustainable management of the sites was promoted by local NGO partners in Fiji, New Caledonia, French Polynesia and Palau.
22/11/14 - Statement by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini on the UN resolution Moratorium on the use of death penalty
The adoption, in the UNGA 3rd Committee yesterday, of the resolution "Moratorium on the use of death penalty" is a landmark step.
- 21/11/14 - High Representative/Vice-President Mogherini attends FAC Trade
- 21/11/14 - Statement by the Spokesperson on the release of Rosa Tuletaeva, activist in Kazakhstan
- 21/11/14 - Statement by the Spokesperson on the latest attack in Nigeria
- 20/11/14 - Joint Statement on the occasion of the Universal Children’s Day and the 25th Anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child