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World Health Assembly to discuss global challenges and emergencies

World Health Assembly to discuss global challenges and emergencies

From 18 to 26 May, the 68th session of the World Health Assembly (WHA) takes place in Geneva. Discussions will focus on strategies to enhance the international community's preparedness, surveillance and response in view of global challenges and emergencies. Special attention will be given to communicable diseases such as the Ebola virus, the lessons learned from the outbreak, and the reform of the World Health Organisation (WHO).

Europe Day Celebrations in Geneva

Europe Day Celebrations in Geneva

Every year on 9 May, the European Union celebrates 'Europe Day'. The event marks the anniversary of the day in 1950, when Robert Schuman, one of the founders of the EU, outlined his vision to unite separate European states into a single community. In order to mark the day and to celebrate it together with the international community and the inhabitants of Geneva, the EU in Geneva planned several activities.

The EU looks forward to the upcoming Diplomatic Conference on the revision of the Lisbon system of appellations of origin

The EU looks forward to the upcoming Diplomatic Conference on the revision of the Lisbon system of appellations of origin

From 11 to 21 of May, the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) will hold a Diplomatic Conference for the revision of the Lisbon Agreement for the Protection of Appellations of Origin and their International Registration.

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Top News from the European Union

22/05/15 - How the EU is supporting Ukraine

European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 22 May 2015 The EU, together with its Member States, has since last year delivered unprecedented levels of support to help Ukraine in its efforts for launching this renewed reform process.

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    Eastern Partnership a policy that delivers

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  • 20/05/15 - Détention de Roberto Berardi - Guinée Equatoriale français (fr)

    Je vous remercie pour votre courrier du 11 avril 2015 adressé à la Haute Représentante de l'Union pour les affaires étrangères et la politique de sécurité / Vice-présidente de la Commission européenne qui m'a chargé de vous répondre.

  • 19/05/15 - EU proposes to scale up its partnership with ASEAN

    European Commission - Press release Brussels, 19 May 2015 Today, the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and the European Commission adopted the Joint Communication: "The EU and ASEAN: a partnership with a strategic purpose".

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