In 1948, after the devastating Second World War, which brought painful divisions in Europe and occupation for many European countries, the international community committed to define, promote and protect human rights. The Universal Declaration of Human Rights that we celebrate on 10 December has
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.
The voice of the European Union and its people is heard all around the world. From Asia and the Pacific to Africa, Europe and Central Asia, from the Greater Middle East to the Americas, the European Union’s diplomatic network runs wide and deep to all corners of the globe, making a difference when
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