Delegation to New Zealand
On 22 May 2015, the EU and Ukraine signed a Memorandum of Understanding and loan agreement for the third EU Macro-Financial Assistance (MFA) programme to Ukraine.
21/05/2015 - EU leading way on climate change
In an article published on today's Dominion Post, the resident EU heads of mission in Wellington explain how the EU asserts its leadership on climate change. The EU has prepared an ambitious package to meet climate change challenges, but all countries will have to face up to this challenge at the Paris Conference in December 2015.
13/05/2015 - Accounting Assistant
The Delegation of the European Union to New Zealand invites applications to join a small, friendly team in the challenging role of Accounting assistant. The role involves accounting, financial and administrative tasks for the Delegation. It will also include recording of internal contracts, tendering/procurement procedures and inventory management.
20/05/2015 - EU remains committed to Partnership in the Pacific
In September 2004, the EU started negotiations for an Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) with the Pacific region. More than ten years later, negotiations are still far from conclusion.Read more here
18/05/2015 - Asylum in the EU
The 27 EU Member States for which data are available granted protection status to 185 000 asylum seekers in 2014.
- 27/05/15 - European Commission makes progress on Agenda on Migration
- Press release European Commission Brussels, 27 May 2015 Two weeks after presenting the European Agenda on Migration, the Commission is today adopting the first proposals of its comprehensive approach to improving the management of migration.
- 27/05/15 - First measures under the European Agenda on Migration: Questions and Answers
European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 27 May 2015 What is the European Agenda on Migration? Migration is one of the ten political priorities of this Commission. The European Agenda on Migration, adopted on 13 May 2015 develops the political guidelines of President Juncker into tailored initiatives aimed at managing...
- 26/05/15 - The EU boosts its support to recovery and development in the Central African Republic
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 May 2015 The European Union, already a major partner of the Central African Republic (CAR), is increasing its financial support to the country which is still living with the impact of recent conflict.
- 26/05/15 - The EU engagement with the Central African Republic
European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 26 May 2015 The challenges facing the Central African Republic (CAR) are so complex and interlinked that only a comprehensive approach focused on security, humanitarian aid, stabilisation and development cooperation will help make a difference. This is the approach of the European Union (EU).