Delegation to the Philippines
High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy
Federica Mogherini succeeds Catherine Ashton as the European Union's High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice President of the European Commission on 1 November. She is also head of the European External Action Service. ...Read more
15/11/2014 - Event European Higher Education Fair 2014 attracts 1,746 students, faculty and academicians etails about...
A ribbon-cutting ceremony coupled with the beating of the gong ceremony started the Fair which was opened to the public 15 November 2014 from 10:30 a.m. to 6pm attracting 1,746 students, faculty, academicians and education enthusiasts from all over the country.
14/11/2014 - The European Union handed over Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Protection Equipment to trained First Responders [162 KB]
Manila, November 14, 2014. In the framework of the European Union (EU) Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear (CBRN) Risk Mitigation Centres of Excellence (CoE) Initiative, 80 Philippine scene commanders and first responders have been trained by experts from France and the UK.
14/11/2014 - Biggest ever European Higher Education Fair 2014 opens on 15 November [263 KB]
European Union Ambassador Guy Ledoux and EU Member States Ambassadors Massimo Roscigno (Italy), Asif Ahmad (United Kingdom), Jaroslav Olša, Jr., (Czech Republic), Luis Calvo (Spain), Chargés d'affaires Pia Heide Salman (Denmark), Joop Scheffers (Netherlands), Deputy Head of Mission Mr Michael Hasper (Germany) and Mr Michel Villar, Counsellor (France) together with Commissioner Minella C. Alarcon from the Commission on Higher Education will open the biggest ever European Higher Education Fair (EHEF) on 15 November 2014 at Intercon Hotel, Makati City.
Working together with the Philippines
The Republic of the Philippines passed the Republic Act (RA) 9262 or the Anti-Violence against Women and their Children Act of 2004. The Act, despite being landmark legislation, has not been able to fully offer protection to women and their children.
22/11/14 - Statement by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini on the UN resolution Moratorium on the use of death penalty
The adoption, in the UNGA 3rd Committee yesterday, of the resolution "Moratorium on the use of death penalty" is a landmark step.
- 21/11/14 - High Representative/Vice-President Mogherini attends FAC Trade
- 21/11/14 - Statement by the Spokesperson on the release of Rosa Tuletaeva, activist in Kazakhstan
- 21/11/14 - Statement by the Spokesperson on the latest attack in Nigeria
- 20/11/14 - Joint Statement on the occasion of the Universal Children’s Day and the 25th Anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child