Delegation to Guyana, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago and for the Dutch Overseas Countries and Territories
27/04/2016 - Call for proposals - Small grants for EU's overseas countries and territories in the Caribbean and Pacific Regions
Working together in Guyana
Moruca is an isolated indigenous community in Western Guyana located among marsh forest and swamp savannahs. Construction of a bridge and two access dams has improved livelihoods through better access to markets and between communities.
05/05/16 - Statement by the HR/VP Federica Mogherini and EU Commissioner for Humanitarian aid and Crisis management Christos Stylianides on the attack on a refugee camp in northern Syria
European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 5 May 2016 The reports of many casualties following an attack on a refugee camp in northern Syria today, shows that the most vulnerable people continue be the first victims of the conflict.
- 03/05/16 - Press statement by President Jean-Claude Juncker at the EU-Japan Leaders' Meeting
European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 3 May 2016 Mister Prime Minister, President, I am as happy as President Tusk to welcome Prime Minister Abe to Brussels today. We have, the two of us, an excellent relationship, and have met three times over the last year.
- 02/05/16 - World Press Freedom Day 3 May 2016 - Declaration by the High Representative, Federica Mogherini, on behalf of the EU
- 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