Ahead of the 14th European Remembrance Day for Victims of Terrorism on 11 March 2018, First Vice-President Frans Timmermans, High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini, Commissioners Dimitris Avramopoulos, Vera Jourová and Julian King have issued the following statement:
The EU today co-hosted with Kuwait in Geneva an international fundraising event for Rohingya refugees displaced from Myanmar to Bangladesh. The EU pledged an additional €30 million in aid, bringing the total EU support for Rohingyas this year to €51 million.
EU High Representative Mogherini on 14 September reiterated the EU's position that the violence in Myanmar, which is causing a flood of Rohingya refugees into Bangladesh, is unacceptable. Mogherini called on the Myanmar leadership to show that democracy is for all beyond ethnic, social and
Violence against women and girls still takes place every day, inside and outside the European Union. This violation of human rights is pervasive and has many different faces: it happens regardless of social background, whether at home, at work, at school, in the street, playing sports or online. It
/file/mogherini-attends-13th-asem-myanmar_enMogherini attends the 13th ASEM in Myanmar
The 13th ASEM Foreign Ministers' Meeting (FMM13) took place between 21 and 22 November in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar, gathering Ministers of Foreign Affairs from across Europe and Asia, with the EU High Representative Federica Mogherini as coordinator for the European group.
Regions: Asia Bangladesh Cambodia China India Indonesia Japan Lao PDR Malaysia Mongolia Myanmar (Burma) North Korea Pakistan Philippines Singapore Vietnam Europe and Central Asia Eastern Europe Australia New Zealand Show in content: Organisations: Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) Association of