Delegation of the European Union to Afghanistan

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I dag lägger Europeiska kommissionen och EU:s höga representant för utrikes frågor och säkerhetspolitik fram ambitiösa planer för att främja jämställdhet och kvinnors egenmakt genom EU:s alla yttre åtgärder.
In response to a series of flash floods that swept across large parts of Afghanistan in late August, EU Humanitarian Aid is providing €150,000 (around 13.7 million Afghan Afghani) in humanitarian aid funding to assist the most vulnerable communities. The aid will directly benefit 35,000 heavily
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To contribute to regional economic development and deepen integration between Afghanistan and Tajikistan, especially in their border regions, the European Union is funding a cross-border bridge between Ai-Khanoum Port and Kokul. The EU is also funding a cross-border market, improving roads and
Nowruz Mubarak! Nowruz represents the first day of spring, the arrival of a new year and a spirit of hope. I share your hope for a prosperous Afghanistan, where every woman and man can live in peace. The European Union is a longstanding friend of the people of Afghanistan, and together with our
The EU and UN welcome nominations for individuals working in civil society with knowledge and experience in addressing gender-based, domestic and family violence and related women’s rights and gender equality issues to be part of the Spotlight Initiative’s Civil Society National Reference Group.
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HR/VP Josep Borrell on International Day of Multilateralism and Diplomacy for Peace
International Day of Multilateralism and Diplomacy for Peace
24/04/2020- HR/VP Josep Borrell on the International Day of Multilateralism and Diplomacy for Peace, and why the EU reaffirms its longstanding commitment to international cooperation and to the rules-based international order – above all in the light of tackling the Coronavirus pandemic.
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Josep Borrell video message on coronavirus outbreak (subtitles)
Coronavirus outbreak
23/03/2020- HR/VP Josep Borrell on the outbreak of the Coronavirus pandemic, focusing on the engagement of different key actors of our society and the EU’s response, including the efforts to coordinate the repatriation of thousands of European stranded abroad.
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World Day against the Death Penalty
World Day against the Death Penalty
The death penalty is incompatible with human dignity. It's inhumane and degrading treatment. It has no proven deterrent, allowing irreversible and fatal judicial errors. All of the EU has proudly abolished the death penalty.
Campaign Description:  This is the second year that we celebrate Europe Day in the times of coronavirus. Because of the ongoing restrictions, there will unfortunately be no open doors events in Brussels to celebrate Europe Day. The situation also remains precarious in many regions of the world, but