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On the European and World Day against the Death Penalty, the Council of Europe and the European Union (EU) reiterate their strong opposition to capital punishment in all circumstances and for all cases. The death penalty is an affront to human dignity. It constitutes cruel, inhuman and degrading
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 09/10/2018
Every minute, every day, nearly 31 people are forcibly displaced. Today, more than 68.5 million people have been forced to leave their homes due to conflicts and violence, persecution, natural disasters or the very real consequences of climate change –25.4 million of them are refugees.
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 20/06/2018
On the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict, Federica Mogherini, High Representative/Vice-President, Johannes Hahn, Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations, Neven Mimica, Commissioner for International Cooperation
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 19/06/2018
Joint letter from H.E. Mr Donald Tusk, President of the European Council, and H.E. Mr Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission, addressed to H.E. Mr Nikol Pashinyan, Prime Minister of the Republic of Armenia.
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to Armenia - Publication date: 11/05/2018
Joint Statement by the Chairman of the European Parliament's Delegation to the EU-Armenia and EU-Azerbaijan Parliamentary Cooperation Committees and the EU-Georgia Parliamentary Association Committee, MEP Sajjad KARIM, and the Chairman of the Committee on Foreign Affairs of the European
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to Armenia - Publication date: 24/04/2018
Equality between women and men is one of the fundamental values of the European Union enshrined in our treaties. Our Union is a pioneer in tackling gender-based discrimination and we can be proud of the progress achieved: Europe is one of the safest and most equal places for women in the world.
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 07/03/2018