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  • 25/11/2014
    Déclaration conjointe par la Haute Représentante et Vice-Présidente Federica Mogherini et le Commissaire européen à la politique européenne de voisinage Johannes Hahn sur le premier tour de l'élection présidentielle en Tunisie Déclaration conjointe par la Haute Représentante et Vice-Présidente Federica Mogherini et le Commissaire européen à la politique européenne de voisinage Johannes Hahn sur le premier tour de l'élection présidentielle en Tunisie <p>Ce dimanche 23 novembre, le peuple tunisien a pu s'exprimer librement sur le choix du Président pour la première fois. Un mois après les élections législatives, le premier tour de l'élection présidentielle marque une nouvelle étape dans la consolidation de la transition démocratique de la Tunisie.</p> 11/25/2014 15:25:01 11/25/2014 15:25:01 11/25/2014 15:25:01 11/01/2016 15:25:01 2014112515 090126248d84416d N 090126248d84416d /statements-eeas/2014/141125_01_fr.htm 5211 xml N /statements-eeas/2014/141125_01_en.htm 1 /statements-eeas/2014/141125_01_fr.htm /statements-eeas/2014/141125_01_zz.htm N ID_INTERNAL N N
    Déclaration conjointe par la Haute Représentante et Vice-Présidente Federica Mogherini et le Commissaire européen à la politique européenne de voisinage Johannes Hahn sur le premier tour de l'élection présidentielle en Tunisie français (fr)
  • 20/11/2014
    Statement by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini on the negotiations between the E3/EU+3 and Iran on the Iranian nuclear programme Statement by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini on the negotiations between the E3/EU+3 and Iran on the Iranian nuclear programme <p><span style="color: black; font-family: 'Times New Roman','serif'; font-size: 12pt; mso-fareast-font-family: Calibri; mso-fareast-theme-font: minor-latin; mso-ansi-language: EN-GB; mso-fareast-language: EN-GB; mso-bidi-language: AR-SA;">Negotiations between the E3/EU+3 and Iran have now entered a decisive phase in Vienna</span>.</p> 11/20/2014 17:48:14 11/20/2014 17:48:14 11/20/2014 17:48:14 11/08/2015 17:48:14 2014112017 090126248d7525fa N 090126248d7525fa /statements-eeas/2014/141120_02_en.htm 10046 xml Y /statements-eeas/2014/141120_02_en.htm 1 /statements-eeas/2014/141120_02_en.htm /statements-eeas/2014/141120_02_zz.htm N ID_INTERNAL N N
    Statement by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini on the negotiations between the E3/EU+3 and Iran on the Iranian nuclear programme
  • 18/11/2014
    Statement by HRVP Federica Mogherini on this morning's attack in the Har Nof synagogue Statement by HRVP Federica Mogherini on this morning's attack in the Har Nof synagogue <p>The attack in the Har Nof synagogue this morning killing at least 4 people can only harm any step forward towards peace.</p> 11/18/2014 11:49:25 11/18/2014 11:49:25 11/18/2014 11:49:25 11/06/2015 11:49:25 2014111811 090126248d6b8b81 N 090126248d6b8b81 /statements-eeas/2014/141118_01_en.htm 10324 xml Y /statements-eeas/2014/141118_01_en.htm 1 /statements-eeas/2014/141118_01_en.htm /statements-eeas/2014/141118_01_zz.htm N ID_INTERNAL N N
    Statement by HRVP Federica Mogherini on this morning's attack in the Har Nof synagogue

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Guidelines for the improvement of women’s status and situation in the Euro-Mediterranean area were developed by the inclusion of specific recommendations in the Five-year work plan pdf - 47 KB [47 KB]  adopted at the Barcelona Summit of Heads of State and Government, in November 2005.

Second Ministerial Conference on Strengthening the Role of Women in Society - 11-12 November 2009

A second Ministerial Conference on Strengthening the role of women in society took place in Marrakesh on 11-12 November 2009. The Marrakesh Conference enabled the partners of the Union for the Mediterranean to reaffirm their commitment to the Istanbul Conclusions and the Common Framework of Action 2006-2011, to evaluate progress achieved since its setting up and to learn the lessons of this first experience. Ministers also reviewed common actions initiated since the 1st Ministerial Conference and exchanged views on the ways and means of implementation of their common political will through actions at national, sub-regional and regional levels, targeted towards improving women's status, strengthening the role of women in political, civil, social, economic and cultural life, and combating all forms of discrimination against women and girls. see: Conclusions pdf - 120 KB [120 KB] français (fr)

First Ministerial Conference on Strengthening the Role of Women in Society - November 2006

Euro-Mediterranean Ministers stress that equal participation of women and men in all spheres of life is a crucial element of democracy. To this end, a Ministerial Conference on “Strengthening the Role of Women in Society” pdf - 103 KB [103 KB] at Euro-Mediterranean level was held in Istanbul in November 2006. The Istanbul conclusions include a five year work plan and a follow-up mechanism.

The main three topics of the conference were:

1) Women’s rights as a guarantee of human rights and deepening democracy;
2) Women’s access to education and employment;
3) The role of culture and the media as key-instruments for changing perceptions of gender.

The Ministerial Conference was prepared during a Conference in Rabat (Morocco) in June 2006, which included government, civil society, academic and media responsible for gender issues from the Euromed region. This preparatory debate was prepared by research and analysis undertaken by three leading Euro-Mediterranean institutes. Research papers from EuroMeSCo , Femise , and the Anna Lindh Foundation for the Dialogue between Cultures helped the discussions in Rabat. The research papers of these three institutes are available on line:

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