Delegation to the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago
The first-ever World Humanitarian Summit is an opportunity for the global community to strengthen and reshape humanitarian action for the coming years. The European Union, represented by Vice-President of the European Commission Kristalina Georgieva, EU Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Christos Stylianides and EU Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development Neven Mimica, has announced concrete actions at the summit. The EU welcomes the launch of the "Grand Bargain" at the Summit and is ready to help tackle the funding gap in humanitarian action, estimated to be US$15 billion.
21/04/2016 - Call for Applications - Sakharov Fellowship 2016
The European Parliament has released a call for applications for the first Sakharov Fellowship taking place from Monday 20 June to Saturday 2 July 2016. This Fellowship is designed to enhance the capacity of individuals to defend Human Rights and promote freedom of thought. IMPORTANT NOTE: DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO APRIL 28th, 2016 AT NOON CENTRAL EUROPEAN TIME (6 a.m. TT TIME)
18/04/2016 - Call for Proposals - Respect for Fundamental Rights and Freedoms in Trinidad and Tobago [92 KB]
The European Union Delegation to Trinidad and Tobago is seeking proposals for civil society activities that contribute to Respect for Fundamental Human Rights and Freedoms in Trinidad and Tobago. The deadline for submission of proposals (Concept notes) is Friday 17 June, 2016.
Working together in Trinidad & Tobago
Education and information platforms dedicated to environmental or sustainability issues are limited in Trinidad and Tobago. Sustain T&T used the entertainment medium of film to provide a platform to increase awareness of environmental issues
- 24/05/16 - Joint Statement on the outcomes of the World Humanitarian Summi
- 23/05/16 - Foreign Affairs Council, 23/05/2016 - Main results
- 23/05/16 - Council conclusions on EUNAVFOR MED operation Sophia
- 23/05/16 - Council conclusions on the EU regional strategy for Syria and Iraq as well as the Da'esh threat