Within the framework of the cooperation between the European Union (EU) and Egypt, Prime Minister Eng. Mostafa Madbouly launched today the 2nd Cairo Water Week (CWW) in the presence of Dr. Mohamed Abdel Aty, Minister of Water Resources and Irrigation, and Maciej Popowski, Deputy Director-General for EU Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations, along with Ambassador Nasser Kamel, Secretary General of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM), Yousef Bin Ahmad Al-Othaimeenthe, Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), representatives of the League of Arab States, and experts in the water sector from around the world.
The European Union (EU) and its Member States are committed to promote women’s and girls' rights around the globe. The initiative of EU Gender Champion has been launched globally to support this commitment. Egypt is part and parcel of a global family of countries, where gender issues matter.
EU foreign affairs ministers, gathered today in Luxembourg for a Foreign Affairs Council, have condemned Turkey's military action in north east Syria. "We have a common united European Union position … on the developments in the north-east of Syria … there is a clear condemnation from the European Union’s side of Turkey’s military action", said High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini at the press conference following the Council.
The European Union (EU) and the Council of Europe firmly oppose the death penalty at all times and in all circumstances. The death penalty is a cruel, inhuman and degrading punishment contrary to the right to life. The death penalty means revenge, not justice, and its abolition contributes to the enhancement of human dignity.
Today, under the auspices of the National Council for Childhood and Motherhood (NCCM) the third phase of the National Campaign “Awladna” to protect children from violence was launched in partnership with the Ministry of Education and Technical Education in cooperation with UNICEF, and with funding from the European Union (EU).
On behalf of the European Union (EU), Ambassador Mrs Terhi Hakala, Permanent Representative of Finland, delivered the EU Statement - Item 4 at the 42nd session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) held in Geneva.
The European Union is conducting an ex-post evaluation of the impact of the trade chapters of the Association Agreements signed between the EU and six Mediterranean partner countries: Egypt, Algeria, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco and Tunisia.
Today the European Union (EU) and the Ministry of Finance (MoF) have concluded the 10th EU-Egypt Economic Dialogue, that took place over the course of two days, September 17th and 18th, discussing the developments of the economic situation in Egypt and the fiscal and monetary policies targeting economic growth, monetary stability, and social justice mechanisms.
The European Union (EU) and Egypt signed today an Implementing Arrangement for mutual assistance under Article 2 of the ‘Agreement for scientific and technological cooperation between the European Union and the Arab Republic of Egypt setting out the terms and conditions for the participation of the Arab Republic of Egypt in the Partnership for Research and Innovation in the Mediterranean Area (PRIMA).
The European Union (EU) and Egypt have always been committed to strengthening the existing trade and investment relationship. Trade has been for longtime at the heart of the EU-Egypt partnership priorities for 2017-2020 agreed on last June 2017, which are also embedded in the framework of the Single Support Framework 2017-2020.