- 19/11/15 - Statement by the spokesperson on the latest attacks in Israel and the West Bank [99 KB]
- 19/11/15 - Statement by the spokesperson on the latest attacks in Israel and the West Bank [99 KB]
- 18/11/15 - Review of the European Neighbourhood Policy (ENP): stronger partnerships for a stronger neighbourhood [117 KB]
- 16/11/15 - Joint statement of the EU Heads of States or Government and the leaders of the EU institutions on the terrorist attacks in Paris [30 KB]
- 11/11/15 - Fact sheet - Indication of origin of goods from the territories occupied by Israel since June 1967 [197 KB]
- 11/11/15 - Indication of origin of goods from the territories occupied by Israel since 1967 [346 KB]
- 03/11/15 - Israel and the European Union step up cooperation on climate change ahead of Paris conference
The European Union and Israel today committed to continue and strengthen cooperation on climate change in the run up to the adoption of a new global climate deal in Paris this December.
- 03/11/15 - Environmental Twinning Israel Newsletter No. 1
- 03/11/15 - EU effort to combat violence against women
As part of a global effort by the European Union to address violence against children and women, Head of Delegation, Lars Faaborg-Andersen hosted three leading Israeli women decision makers involved in combatting violence against women and gender discrimination.
- 28/10/15 - Opening Statement by the High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini on the Situation in Israel and Palestine at the European Parliament plenary session 27/10/2015 Strasbourg [177 KB]
[...] So, now it's decision time. Israeli and Palestinian leaders will have to take courageous choices, difficult ones. But this is the only path they have towards peace. They can either move forward, or watch chaos prevail in their own societies.
- 23/10/15 - Remarks by the High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini following her meetings on the latest tensions in the Middle East [137 KB]
- 23/10/15 - Quartet Principals' Statement, Vienna, October 23, 2015 [125 KB]
Representatives of the Quartet – Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, United States Secretary of State John Kerry, European Union High Representative for Common Foreign and Security Policy Federica Mogherini, and UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon (represented by UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process Nickolay Mladenov) - met in Vienna on October 23.
- 19/10/15 - EU-funded GreenNeighbourhoods project launched in Eilat
Hundreds of Eilat residents turned out for a family "happening" in the Mitzpe Yam neighbourhood of Eilat on October 12 to celebrate the launch of Eilat municipality's "Green Neighbourhoods" project.
- 15/10/15 - Federica Mogherini spoke to Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu and Palestinian President Abbas [128 KB]
Federica Mogherini, High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission, this evening held phone conversations with Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu and with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to discuss the latest escalation of violence.
- 08/10/15 - Statement by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini on the latest violence in East Jerusalem and West bank
- 04/10/15 - Statement by the Spokesperson on the latest attacks in Jerusalem [86 KB]
Two new brutal attacks, two acts of terror have targeted Israelis in Jerusalem last night and early this morning. Two men died in the first attack and a woman and her two year old child were injured. A teenager was wounded in the second attack. We express our condolences to the families of those who died and wish a speedy recovery to those injured.
- 01/10/15 - Commission holds Colloquium on combatting antisemitism and anti-Muslim hatred, as survey shows 50% of Europeans believe religious discrimination is widespread [63 KB]
First Vice-President Frans Timmermans and Commissioner Věra Jourová will lead discussions on how to fight antisemitism and anti-Muslim hatred in Europe and foster tolerance and respect in our societies.The challenge is highlighted by data from the EU Agency for Fundamental Rights on antisemitic offences, published yesterday, and by a new Eurobarometer survey on discrimination, published today.
- 09/09/15 - Public consultation on Smart Borders system
In the European Agenda on Security and the European Agenda on Migration, the Commission announced its intention to present new legislative proposals on a future EU 'Smart Borders' system by early 2016. These proposals will affect Third Countries Nationals travelling to the Schengen zone.
- 07/09/15 - Informal EU-Israel Strategic Dialogue today in Jerusalem [239 KB]
A Delegation representing the European External Action Service and led by Mrs. Helga Schmid, Deputy Secretary General for Political Affairs, will today participate in the annual EU-Israel Informal Strategic Dialogue to be held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Jerusalem.
- 07/09/15 - Launch of Second EU "Twinning" project with the Ministry of Environmental Protection [341 KB]
A second EU-funded "twinning" project supporting Israel's Ministry of Environmental Protection will be launched on Wednesday, September 9 at the ministry's offices in Tel Aviv. The goal of the two year project is to improve and modernize environmental regulatory and management tools for Israeli industry.
- 06/09/15 - 13/10/15 - Israeli French scientific call for proposal - Maimonide program
Every year, the Maimonide program supports research projects to strengthen the scientific partnership between research groups from France and Israel.This year, the 2 themes selected are:
- 04/09/15 - EU Delegation to Israel at DLD TLV with seminar on Social Innovation [420 KB]
The Delegation of the European Union to the State of Israel will be participating in this year's DLD TLV Innovation Festival with an EU-Israel seminar, titled "Social Innovation: Identifying Problems – Finding Solutions', to be held on 10 September at Hatachana
- 24/08/15 - 31/08/15 -
This year’s Lorenzo Natali Media Prize is launched under the motto 'Today's stories can change our tomorrow' and coincides with the 2015 European Year for Development.
- 10/08/15 - Europe deserves a culture of inclusive tolerance
Anti-Semitism is on the rise in Europe, and it is up to community, religious and political leaders to counter racist and hateful discourse and lead by example, write Frans Timmermans and Věra Jourová.
- 29/07/15 - Statement by the Spokesperson on recent Israeli decisions for further settlement expansion
The recent decisions of the Israeli authorities to further advance settlement expansion in the West Bank and East Jerusalem call into question the Israeli government's stated commitment to a negotiated two-state solution in the Middle East Peace Process.
- 28/07/15 - Seeking candidates for post of Executive Director of the EU-Latin America and Caribbean (EU-LAC) Foundation
The EU-LAC Foundation is a foundation established under German civil law in Hamburg in 2011, following a decision of the VI EU-LAC Summit, with the objectives of contributing to the strengthening of the bi-regional partnership process, encouraging mutual knowledge and understanding between the regions and enhancing the visibility of partnership.
- 20/07/15 - Council Conclusions on the Middle East Peace Process [37 KB]
The EU reaffirms its commitment to a just and comprehensive resolution of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, based on the two state solution, with the State of Israel and an independent, democratic, contiguous, sovereign, and viable State of Palestine, living side by side in peace and security and mutual recognition.[...]
- 17/07/15 - 10/08/15 - The Delegation of the European Union to the State of Israel in Tel Aviv has vacancy for an Accounting Assistant
- 14/07/15 - Quartet Envoys’ Joint Press Statement, Amman, 14 July 2015
On 13 and 14 July, Envoys of the Middle East Quartet met in Amman as part of their regular and direct outreach to Arab states.
- 01/07/15 - The Delegation of the European Union to the State of Israel is looking for a temporary accounting assistant [237 KB]
- 30/06/15 - EU continues cooperation with Israel's Communications Ministry [337 KB]
The European Union continued its cooperation with Israel's Ministry of Communications by supporting a workshop held on 29-30 June in Tel Aviv on "Dispute resolution for wholesale telecommunication markets".
- 29/06/15 - Public consultation on the EU Blue Card and the EU’s labour migration policies
The European Commission has launched a public consultation on the EU Blue Card and the EU’s labour migration policies.
- 23/06/15 - White Night Europa 2015 [514 KB]
This year, the Delegation of the European Union to the State of Israel and EU Member State embassies in Israel are joining forces with the Municipality of Tel Aviv-Yafo to produce 'White Night Europa', a celebration of European culture and of European–Israeli collaboration.
- 12/06/15 - Med Culture: First meeting of the “National Focus Group” on the development of the cultural sector in Israel [256 KB]
Med Culture, a regional EU-funded programme, organised the first meeting of the Israeli “National Focus Group” on the development of the cultural sector.
- 02/06/15 - 08/06/15 - European Union Special Representative seeks a personal assistant in Jerusalem
- 27/05/15 - Meeting of the Ad Hoc Liaison Committee Brussels, 27 May 2015 Chair’s Summary [200 KB]
- 08/05/15 - Statement by the Spokesperson on the latest announcement on settlement expansion in Ramat Shlomo [105 KB]
- 07/05/15 - Statement by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini on the formation of the new Israeli Government [84 KB]
- 15/04/15 - Local EU Statement on Yom HaShoah [84 KB]
The EU Delegation to the State of Israel, together with all Embassies of EU Member States in Israel, joins people in Israel commemorating today the victims of the Shoah and the heroes of resistance.
- 15/04/15 - Expo Milano 2015
Expo Milano 2015 will take place in Milan from the 1st of May until the 31st of October 2015 and the central theme of this very large event will be "Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life".
- 27/03/15 - Statement of the High Representative and Vice President Federica Mogherini on Israel’s decision to resume the transfer of the Palestinian Authority’s tax revenues
I welcome Israel’s decision to resume the transfer of the Palestinian Authority’s tax revenues.
- 26/03/15 - 03/04/15 - Job Vacancy Announcements : Assistant to the Resident Twinning Adviser [41 KB]
- 26/03/15 - 03/04/15 - Job Vacancy Announcements : Language Asistant to the Resident Twinning Adviser [39 KB]
- 26/03/15 - Safe food from healthy animals: launch of EU-Israel "twinning" project to strengthen Israeli veterinary diagnostic capacities [343 KB]
- 25/03/15 - Press release : European Neighbourhood Policy Country Progress Report 2014 – Israel [69 KB]
The 2015 ENP package "Implementation of the European Neighbourhood Policy in 2014" consists of a joint Communication and a set of country specific and regional reports. The report on Israel underlines key developments and reform efforts in 2014 and makes recommendations for the year to come.
- 18/03/15 - Statement by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini on the general elections in Israel [89 KB]
- 16/03/15 - High Representative Federica Mogherini to appoint EU Special Representatives to the Middle East Peace Process and to Central Asia [72 KB]
- 04/03/15 - Towards a new European Neighbourhood Policy: the EU launches a consultation on the future of its relations with neighbouring countries [60 KB]
- 24/02/15 - EU Partnership for Peace Programme Call for Proposals - Schedule of Information Sessions [73 KB]
EU Partnership for Peace Programme Call for Proposals - Schedule of Information Sessions
- 23/02/15 - Final event of EU-Israel Twinning project for 'Green Licensing' in Israel to celebrate achievements [242 KB]
On Tuesday, 24 February, representatives of the Ministry of Environmental Protection, the European Union, the German embassy, the German Federal Ministry for the Environment, the Manufacturers Association, civil society organizations and some of Israel's leading manufacturing industries will meet at the Peres Center for Peace to celebrate the achievements of a "Twinning" project to establish a system of "green licensing " in Israel.
- 15/02/15 - The European Commission and the High Representative deplore the attacks in Copenhagen costing the life of at least two citizens and injuring several others. [41 KB]
- 08/02/15 - STATEMENT : Quartet Principals' Statement
Representatives of the Quartet – Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, United States Secretary of State John Kerry, European Union High Representative for Common Foreign and Security Policy, Federica Mogherini, and UN Deputy Secretary General Jan Eliasson (representing UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon) - met in Munich on February 8.
- 28/01/15 - Statement by the High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini on the latest attacks on the Lebanese-Israeli border
Today's attacks on the Lebanese-Israeli border are undermining the cessation of hostilities established by UNSC Resolution 1701 and the peacebuilding efforts along the Blue Line.
- 27/01/15 - Statement by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini on the International Holocaust Remembrance Day
- 27/01/15 - Commissioner Jourova pledges Member States will implement EU legislation on hate speech and Holocaust denial
- 26/01/15 - Quartet Envoys' Press Statement
The Middle East Quartet Envoys (US, Russia, UN and EU) met on 26th January in Brussels. EU High Representative Federica Mogherini attended the start of the meeting.
- 19/01/15 - Statement by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini on the decision to appeal the Judgment regarding Hamas
- 14/01/15 - Statement by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini following her meeting with a delegation of the European Jewish Congress
Today in Strasbourg I met with a delegation from the European Jewish Congress (EJC), headed by its President Dr Moshe Kantor.
- 13/01/15 - 30/01/15 - The Delegation of the European Union to the State of Israel in Tel Aviv has vacancy for an Accounting Assistant
- 12/01/15 - EU ambassador Lars Faaborg-Andersen on the events in France
- 06/01/15 - Statement by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini on the situation in Israel and Palestine
- Statement by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini on the UN Security Council vote on the MEPP
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