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19/04/16 - Remarks by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini ahead of the AHLC meeting

[...] Since the last meeting we had in New York, at the margins of the UN General Assembly, unfortunately we have witnessed unacceptable episodes of violence and loss of human life, especially in and around Jerusalem and Hebron. The most recent one – a terrorist attack on a bus in Jerusalem - happened just yesterday. I would like here to express all my sympathy to all those who suffered from this violence.This tells us that we need to urgently restore the perspectives for peace.[...]

The EU Twinning Project between the Central Bureau of Statistics and Statistics Denmark is Launched

14/04/16 - The EU Twinning Project between the Central Bureau of Statistics and Statistics Denmark is Launched pdf - 195 KB [195 KB] ‫עברית ‪(he)

The Israeli Central Bureau of Statistics (ICBS) together with Statistics Denmark marked the launching of a two-year European Union Twinning project.

Many distinguished guests were present at Wednesday's celebratory opening event, among them, Mr. Sándor Szelekovsky, First Counsellor, Head of Trade and Economics Section in the Delegation of the European Union to the State of Israel, Ms. Signe Biering Nielsen, the Deputy Ambassador of Denmark to Israel, Prof. Shlomo Mor-Yosef, the Director General of the National Insurance Institute of Israel, and Prof. Danny Pfeffermann, the Government Statistician of Israel, as well as senior representatives of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and directors from Statistics Denmark and ICBS.  [...]