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Biomimicry is a design movement that examines nature, its models, systems and processes to emulate and take inspiration to solve human problems. In the field of architecture, biomimicry is being applied to design buildings and cities buildings that are truly sustainable and are part of nature.

High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini has presented the third progress report on the implementation of the European Union Global Strategy, “The EU Global Strategy in Practice - Three years on, looking forward”, which will be discussed by the EU Foreign and Defence Ministers at the Foreign Affairs Council on 17 June 2019 in Luxembourg. The report looks at the progress achieved over the past three years, since the presentation of the Global Strategy in June 2016, in five priority areas - the security of the Union, state and social resilience to our east and south, an integrated approach to conflicts and crises, cooperative regional orders and global governance for the 21st century - and provides possible orientations for the way forward in the coming years.

Applications are open for the 2019 EU-QANTAS Journalist Award. In its 27th year, the award is open to Australian-based journalists with more than three years’ experience working in Australian print, television or digital media.

It's been an action-packed few months with the European Parliament elections, climate diplomacy, Europe Day celebrations and Australia's first contribution to the European Union's Advisory Mission in Iraq. And that's just the start. Welcome to the latest @EUinAus update. To enjoy all the pictures view the newsletter through your browser.

Are you a researcher in field of information and communication technology? Are you based in Australia or Europe? Would you like to take part in EU-Australia projects?

Australian physicists interested in researching experimental particle or astroparticle physics, experimental nuclear physics, theoretical physics or technological research can apply for EU-funded research scholarships at the Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare in Italy.

Today, an estimated 152 million children are victims of child labour worldwide. These 152 million children are being denied their right to have access to education and to a safe living environment. On the occasion of the World Day against Child Labour on 12 June, the European Union, alongside its international partners, reiterates its strong commitment towards guaranteeing the fundamental human rights of every child, as defined in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development target to end child labour in all its forms by 2025.