Delegation to Jamaica, Belize, The Bahamas, Turks and Caicos Islands and Cayman Islands
20/02/2014 - EU Head encourages better police-community relations as upgraded police station is handed over in Tivoli Gardens
"To reduce crime effectively …. we must acknowledge that you cannot treat violence with violence, and I urge the officers that will be utilising this police station to exercise responsible policing, care and restraint in their dealings with the citizens of Tivoli Gardens. Let this new facility signal the renewal of the image of Tivoli Gardens as a place of peace and security. Residents must be able to feel safe, and build a relationship of trust with the police officers that work to protect them with respect for the inalienable rights all citizens possess."
13/02/2014 - Infrastructure Improvements to commence at archaeological sites [2 MB]
Visitors to archaeological sites will benefit from infrastructure improvements under the EU supported project "Making Tourism Benefit Communities Adjacent to Archaeological Sites". The works will commence at
Altun Ha, Belize District and a ground breaking ceremony was held earlier today (Wednesday, February 12) tomark the occasion. (Click through for full release)
Working together in Jamaica
In 2004, Hurricane Ivan ravaged Jamaica, causing extensive damage. A lack of access to basic quality infrastructure and a widespread feeling of helplessness currently exist among the poor communities. This project aims to respond to their needs.
09/03/14 - Remarks by High Representative Catherine Ashton at the end of her visit in Iran [431 KB]
- 09/03/14 - Catherine Ashton in Iran: press conference with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohamad Javvad Zarif [448 KB]
- 08/03/14 - Catherine Ashton visits Iran [308 KB]
- 07/03/14 - [476 KB]
- 07/03/14 - Catherine Ashton on the occasion of International Women's Day 2014 [470 KB]