The European Union is strengthening its political partnership with Latin America and the Caribbean by focusing it on four priorities - prosperity, democracy, resilience and effective global governance - for common future.
The Council today adopted a set of conclusions concerning the implementation by the EU of the United Nations' 2030 Agenda on Sustainable Development, which was established in 2015 and comprises a set of 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Given the horizontal nature of the 2030 Agenda, its implementation requires a cross-policy approach by the EU and its member states. Earlier this year, the Commission published a reflection paper "Towards an ever more sustainable Union by 2030," to which the conclusions are a response.
DG Trade is launching a public consultation to gather information on intellectual property (IP) protection and enforcement in non-EU countries.
The objective of this consultation is to identify non-EU countries where intellectual property rights (IPR) protection and enforcement is a high concern, and to update the list of the 'priority countries.'