Delegation to the Republic of Korea
27/04/2015 - Call for application : EU Green Gateway to Korea
The European Union, represented by the European Commission intends to award a service contract to stimulate green growth and strengthening EU presence in the South Korean market with financial assistance from the Partnership Instrument programme of the European Union.
The deadline for submission : 16.00 hours on 29.05.2015, Seoul Time.
21/04/2015 - [European Commission - Press release]EU acts on illegal fishing: Yellow card issued to Thailand while South Korea & Philippines are cleared
The European Commission has today put Thailand on formal notice for not taking sufficient measures in the international fight against illegal fishing (IUU). As a result of a thorough analysis and a series of discussions with Thai authorities since 2011, the Commission has denounced the country's shortcomings in its fisheries monitoring, control and sanctioning systems and concludes that Thailand is not doing enough.
21/04/2015 - Revocation of the pre-identification of Korea as non-cooperating country in fighting IUU fishing
The College of Commissioners adopted on 21 April 2015 the termination of the demarches on the pre-identification of Korea as non-cooperating country in fighting IUU fishing.
25/03/2015 - EU Research and Innovation day
The first EU Research and Innovation Day event had taken place on 25 March, 2015 at Conrad Seoul hotel with more than 400 participants from Business, research and universities in ROK and the EU.
The 1st ROK-EU International Conference on Middle Eastern and North African Affairs19- 20 March, 2015Topaz room, Youngbingwan, The Shilla Hotel, Seoul
- 29/04/15 - EU proposes new Joint Action Plan on Human Rights and Democracy
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 29 April 2015 Human rights will remain the compass in the EU's foreign policy and its relations with other institutions and civil society. This week the European Commission and the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs Security Policy adopted a joint...
- 28/04/15 - Commission takes steps to strengthen EU cooperation in the fight against terrorism, organised crime and cybercrime
- 28/04/15 - EU provides €10 million to counter radicalisation in the Sahel-Maghreb and stem the flow of foreign fighters from North Africa, the Middle East and Western Balkans
European Commission - Press release 28 April 2015 Foreign terrorist fighters joining the ranks of IS and other militias in the Middle East are a growing threat to many countries, inside and outside the EU. The Commission is launching a new programme to help partner countries to counter radicalisation in...
- 28/04/15 - EU to step up its support to partners to tackle security challenges
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 28 April 2015 The European Commission and the High Representative presented today proposals on how to help partner countries and regional organisations to prevent and manage all types of security crises using a full range of EU and Member States’ instruments.