The Delegation of the European Union to Barbados, the Eastern Caribbean States, the OECS and
CARICOM/CARIFORUM based in Barbados is seeking to recruit an experienced, motivated, and
reliable person to fill the Local Agent position of Project Officer in the Cooperation Section (Regional
Cooperation and Trade).
The main objective of this programme is to promote and implement the use of Renewable Energy (RE) and Energy Efficiency (EE) measures through the creation of the Public Sector Smart Energy (PSSE) Programme.
On the International Day for the World’s Indigenous Peoples, we celebrate the contributions of indigenous peoples to the diversity and richness of civilizations and cultures and indeed to our common heritage. It is also a day where we take stock of the many achievements in the recognition and realisation of their rights and identify the actions that the world community still needs to take, so that human rights are universally applied without any discrimination.
Ministers of Foreign Affairs from the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC) and from the European Union are in Brussels to discuss common priorities and challenges. "Building bridges and strengthening our partnership to face global challenges" is the theme of the meeting.
On the occasion of the Day of International Criminal Justice the European Union reaffirms its commitment to the fight against impunity for the most serious crimes and violations of international humanitarian law.
The European Union and Latin America and the Caribbean enjoy privileged relations and are natural partners, linked by strong historical, cultural and economic ties. They share a strategic bi-regional partnership, which was launched in 1999 and stepped up significantly in the recent years. The two regions co-operate closely at international level across a broad range of issues and maintain an intensive political dialogue at all levels.