Delegation to Papua New Guinea
The Office of Urbanization concluded its first stakeholder consultation on a National Settlements Upgrading Strategy at the Holiday Inn, Port Moresby on 26 -27 February 2015 as part of the global initiative 'Participatory Settlements Upgrading Programme' (PSUP). PSUP is an initiative of the Africa, Caribbean and Pacific Secretariat, funded by the European Union and implemented by UN-Habitat.
19/02/2015 - Press Release: Trade Related Assistance Programme Phase II Project Launch and National Workshop
The Trade Division of the Papua New Guinea (PNG) Department of Trade Commerce and Industry announces the commencement of activities of the European Union (EU) funded Trade Related Assistance Programme to PNG, Phase 2 (TRA 2); and hold its National Launch Workshop on 23 & 24 February, 2015 at Gateway Hotel in Port Moresby to help develop the work programme for the first year of the three-year implementation period.
Representatives of the European Union (EU) Delegation in Papua New Guinea (PNG), Government and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) visited Western Highlands and Jiwaka Province in the highlands region of PNG recently, in order to assess the progress in implementing community-led Millennium Development Goals (MDG) Acceleration projects.
Working together in Papua New Guinea
The Bismarck and Solomon Seas region covers 2000 km of coastline in New Guinea and a string of islands from the Bismarck archipelago to the Solomon Islands. It is of international, national and local significance in terms of marine biodiversity.
European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 05 March 2015 What do the EU Treaties say about gender equality? The Treaty of Rome in 1957 already included the principle of equal pay for equal work. (Article 119 EEC, then 141 EC, now Article 157 TFEU).
- 04/03/15 - Joint press conference by High Representative/ Vice-President Federica MOGHERINI and Commissioner Johannes HAHN on European Neighbourhood Policy Review.
European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 04 March 2015 High Representative/Vice–President Federica Mogherini: We have just decided in the college to formally launch the review of the European Neighbourhood Policy that as you know is already 10 years old, and last review was done in 2011, in...
- 04/03/15 - Watch the video - Towards a new European Neighbourhood Policy: the EU launches a consultation on the future of its relations with neighbouring countries
High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the Commission Federica Mogherini and Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn are launching today a consultation on the future of the European Neighbourhood Policy(ENP)
- 04/03/15 - Press release - Towards a new European Neighbourhood Policy: the EU launches a consultation on the future of its relations with neighbouring countries.
High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the Commission Federica Mogheriniand Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn are launching today a consultation on the future of the European Neighbourhood Policy (ENP). The ENP was last reviewed in 2011. Given the significant developments in the neighbourhood since then, it is now essential to undertake a fundamental review of the principles on which the policy is based as well as its scope and how its instruments should be used.
- 04/03/15 - Commission makes progress on a European Agenda on Migration
European - Press release Commission Brussels, 04 March 2015 The European Commission today launched its work on a comprehensive European Agenda on Migration. The College of Commissioners held a first orientation debate on key actions to step up the EU's efforts to implement the existing tools and cooperation in managing...