Delegation to the UN and other international organisations in Geneva
During the 28th session of the Human Rights Council (HRC), the European Union together with its 28 Member States pro-actively engaged with countries from all regions as well as civil society representatives in order to promote and uphold the universality and indivisibility of human rights.
The spirit of dialogue: effectively addressing acts of intolerance, discrimination and incitement to hatred
The EU Delegation together with the Permanent Mission of Latvia organised today a side event to discuss how acts of intolerance, discrimination and incitement to hatred 'in the name of religion or belief' could be more effectively addressed.The event follows the interactive dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief that took place earlier today at the Human Rights Council session.
International Women's Day is a chance to celebrate women as pillars of our societies and the wonderful progress women have made towards greater equality. It is also a moment to note the immense work that still needs to be done in order to ensure that women have the same chances as men to study, to choose the careers they want, and to live free from threat of abuse and violence.
- 27/03/15 - Maritime Center To Fight Gulf of Guinea Piracy
- 26/03/15 - EUCAP Nestor PR 13 - First Workshop on Maritime Security Cooperation for Somali Maritime Entities ends [328 KB]
- 26/03/15 - Local EU Statement on the signing of the tripartite agreement [141 KB]
The European Union Delegation for the Pacific issues the following statement in agreement with the EU Heads of Mission in Fiji
- 25/03/15 - A fresh start for Guinea-Bissau: EU to resume cooperation and provide new support
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 25 March 2015 Today the European Union pledged €160 million for Guinea-Bissau to consolidate democracy, strengthen the rule of law, accelerate economic recovery and improve people's lives.