Delegation to the UN and other international organisations in Geneva
24/10/2014 - European Council Conclusions - 23 and 24 October 2014 [184 KB]
23/10/2014 - New European Commission to start work on 1 November
In response to the current Ebola outbreak in West Africa, the EU is contributing humanitarian aid, expertise, international coordination and longer-term development assistance.
On 18 October the European Union marks the EU Anti-Trafficking Day, which aims at raising awareness on the issue of trafficking of human beings, a serious form of organised crime which happens all over the world. Trafficking is different from irregular migration or the smuggling of irregular migrants. People are trafficked for the purpose of sexual and labour exploitation or the removal of organs.
10 October marks the World and Europe Day against the Death Penalty. In order to raise awareness about the latest trends in the fight against the death penalty, the EU Delegation to the UN in Geneva, together with the Permanent Mission of Italy and the Graduate Institute, organised a panel debate on 9 October entiteld "Justice that kills - the death penalty in the 21st century".
- 24/10/14 - Déclaration du porte-parole sur les élections à São Tomé et Principe
- 24/10/14 - Commissioner Hahn completes his tour of Greece's 13 regions with North Aegean and Western Macedonia
- 23/10/14 - European Parliament Plenary: Situation in Hong Kong
- 23/10/14 - European Parliament Plenary: Death Penalty in Pakistan and the case of Asia Bibi