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Third EU-Australia Joint Committee reconfirms strong bilateral links and highlights avenues for further strengthened cooperation. On 19 October 2020, the European Union and Australia held their third annual Joint Committee meeting at senior officials’ level, by video conference. As confirmed in
Today on the World and European Day Against the Death Penalty, the European Union and the Council of Europe reaffirm their opposition to the use of capital punishment in all circumstances and call for the universal abolition of the death penalty.
With European prosperity and Asian peace and security closely connected, the European Union has decided to strengthen its security cooperation in and with Asia. This is also in line with the steps taken by the EU in the past years to strengthen its role as a global security provider: Europe and Asia
The EU has been battling for the implementation and respect for human rights, and the global abolition of death penalty remains a prominent priority. We celebrate the European and World Day against Death Penalty by reaffirming our strong stand against capital punishment.
Biodiversity and Nature are essential for all life on the planet. Biodiversity plays a critical role for sustainable development and human well-being. Biodiversity can also reinforce peace when putting in place inclusive management of natural resources, respecting indigenous rights, combatting
The Generation Equality Forum called for immediate response to the emerging evidence that multiple forms of gender-based violence, in particular intimate partner violence, have intensified during the COVID-19 pandemic. The EU is committed to tackle this problem.
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European Union - Australia Free Trade Agreement. Round 8.
Video message: Australia's chief trade negotiator Alison Burrows
Opening the eighth round of European Union-Australia trade negotiations virtually, Ms Burrows says "Australia is committed to negotiating a comprehensive free trade agreement" describing the EU as "a very significant trading partner."
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Europe Day 2020 - Wrap-up video
Europe Day 2020- Together we are Europe
We couldn't open our doors this time, so we opened our digital windows to take you on a trip around the world! Thanks for being with us on #EuropeDay 2020 #TogetherweareEUrope
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Europe Day 2020
09/05/2020- HR/VP Josep Borrell on the occasion of Europe Day 2020 and the celebration of the 70th anniversary of the Schuman Declaration, why Europe was the solution to past challenges and why it will be key in designing our future.
With European prosperity and Asian peace and security closely connected, the European Union has decided to strengthen its security cooperation in and with Asia. This is also in line with the steps taken by the EU in the past years to strengthen its role as a global security provider: Europe and Asia
The EU, its Member States and Australia share strong bonds in all domains- political, economic and social. Bilateral relations are deeply- rooted and expanding.
In a more challenging global environment, the European Union needs to step up its actions to enhance its ability to preserve peace, prevent conflicts, and strengthen international security. By proposing a new European Peace Facility (EPF) the European Union is taking on more responsibility as a
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This document contains advice on personal action in the event of a crisis and recommendations concerning individual preparations for possible assisted relocation.
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Welcome to the quarterly update of news and activities from the European Union Delegation to Australia.
Welcome to the quarterly update of news and activities from the EU Delegation to Australia.
Welcome to the quarterly update of news and activities from the EU Delegation to Australia.
Languages: Français Español Deutsch Italiano Portuguese, International Campaign Description:  In European foreign policy, we are permanently confronted with conflicts in our neighbourhood, growing competition between rival powers, challenges to the multilateral system and our values, disputes over