Delegation to the UN and other international organisations in Geneva
On Saturday 24 October, the EU Delegation to the United Nations and other international organizations in Geneva participated in the United Nations Office in Geneva's (UNOG) Open Day, which celebrated the UN's 70th anniversary.
On 8 October 2015 EU Ministers of Justice and Home Affairs met in Luxembourg to discuss further steps to manage the refugee/migration crisis.
A conference on the 8 October set out EU support for countries in the Western Balkans as well as Turkey, Jordan and Lebanon who are the forefront of the Syrian refugee crisis.
24/11/15 - Disinformation review: Week four [46 KB]
- 24/11/15 - Q&A: International Day for the elimination of Violence against women
European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 24 November 2015 What do Europeans think about violence against women? Over half of respondents to a Eurobarometer published earlier this year (59%) think that violence against women is the gender equality issue that should be dealt with most urgently.
- 24/11/15 - Joint Statement on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, 25 November 2015
European Commission - Statement Brussels, 24 November 2015 Ahead of the occasion of the International Day for the elimination of violence against women, we join our voices to put an end to violence against women and girls.
- 24/11/15 - Joint Statement ahead of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, 25 November 2015
- 23/11/15 - New EU funding for Palestine refugees and vulnerable Palestinian families through United Nations Relief and Works Agency
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 23 November 2015 The EU provides additional €10 million in support to UNRWA to keep schools open and to maintain core services for Palestinian refugees. Furthermore, Austria and Portugal provide €1.525 million through PEGASE in support to vulnerable Palestinian families.