Climate change is felt all around the world. Throughout the past years, its impacts on societies have grown and, at the moment, world leaders are gathered to discuss joint solutions at COP26. The awareness of both issues and solutions needs to have a scientific basis. This is why today we celebrate
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 10/11/2021
Feeling as an outsider, missing school or dropping out, having even suicidal thoughts… The consequences of school related violence can be many, profound and with long lasting effects on a child’s physical, psychological and emotional development.
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 04/11/2021
En la mañana del 5 de octubre la Embajadora de la Unión Europea en la República Dominicana, Katja Afheldt, presentó sus Cartas Credenciales al Presidente de la República Dominicana, Luis Abinader, que la acreditan como Embajadora Extraordinaria y Plenipotenciaria de la Unión Europea en el país.
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to DOMINICAN REPUBLIC - Publication date: 21/10/2021
On the European and World Day against Death Penalty, the EU together with the Council of Europe reaffirms its strong opposition to the use, in any circumstance, of the death penalty. Capital punishment has no place in our days, in any part of the world. It has no established deterrent effect and it
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 10/10/2021
Today we celebrate the International Day of Democracy. As the world slowly recovers from the outbreak of the pandemic, we are confronted with the multiple threats posed to democracy in societies across the world. It is time to ensure that the universal democratic values we uphold are defended to
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 15/09/2021
On the 19th of August, we celebrate those who dedicate their time, effort and skills to others. Humanitarian workers may not be Olympic athletes, but on their working marathons, they often put their lives at stake to protect others. They thrive not to achieve the best time, but the most effective
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 19/08/2021
What started as a symbolic gesture in a few countries, with a few volunteers, has now become a global movement, involving hundreds of people and collecting tons of waste on beaches, rivers and lakes across the world, reaching more than 80 countries in the 2019 edition. On the 18th of August, we
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 17/08/2021
12/08/2021- HR/VP Blog- Extreme weather events in Europe and around the globe and the recently published IPCC report underline how much climate change threatens humankind. With its new climate law and the “Fit for 55” package proposed by the Commission, the EU is ready to assume its responsibilities
Author: Josep Borrell, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy / Vice-President of the European Commission - Publication date: 12/08/2021