Delegation of the European Union to Barbados, the Eastern Caribbean States, the OECS and CARICOM/CARIFORUM

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press Category:  Council Conclusions Regions: Africa Angola Benin Botswana Burkina Faso Burundi Cabo Verde Cameroon Central African Republic Comoros Congo (Brazzaville) Côte d'Ivoire Djibouti DR Congo (Kinshasa) Equatorial Guinea Eritrea Eswatini Ethiopia Gabon Gambia Ghana Guinea Guinea
Remarks by High Representative/Vice-President at the press conference following the EU-CELAC Ministerial Meeting (in Spanish)
The European Union and the United Nations on 22 September signed an agreement that launched a US$12.7M Spotlight Regional Caribbean Programme with the aim of fostering gender equality and to respond to family violence. The overall aim of the regional initiative is the elimination of all forms of
  The European Union Latin-America and Caribbean Foundation (EU-LAC) is having its 2020 Essay Competition on the theme: The New Multilateralism in the Age of COVID-19 from the perspective of European Union-Latin America and Caribbean Relations. The three best essays will be awarded prizes. First
bwa_eib_release_2020-06-19_final_incl-caf.pdf PRESS RELEASE 2020-06-19 Luxembourg, 19 June 2020 European Investment Bank backs improved water supply and sanitation in Barbados The European Investment Bank to invest USD 12 million to modernise water supply infrastructure and waste water treatment
HR/VP Josep Borrell on International Day of Multilateralism and Diplomacy for Peace
International Day of Multilateralism and Diplomacy for Peace
24/04/2020- HR/VP Josep Borrell on the International Day of Multilateralism and Diplomacy for Peace, and why the EU reaffirms its longstanding commitment to international cooperation and to the rules-based international order – above all in the light of tackling the Coronavirus pandemic.
Josep Borrell video message on coronavirus outbreak (subtitles)
Coronavirus outbreak
23/03/2020- HR/VP Josep Borrell on the outbreak of the Coronavirus pandemic, focusing on the engagement of different key actors of our society and the EU’s response, including the efforts to coordinate the repatriation of thousands of European stranded abroad.
World Day against the Death Penalty
World Day against the Death Penalty
The death penalty is incompatible with human dignity. It's inhumane and degrading treatment. It has no proven deterrent, allowing irreversible and fatal judicial errors. All of the EU has proudly abolished the death penalty.