10/07/2021- Dubrovnik – At the fourteenth annual international Dubrovnik Forum, HR/VP Josep Borrell gave the opening keynote speech. He presented an analysis of the current “pandemic world”, and an outlook for the post-pandemic world around three mega challenges that will determine “our future role
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 10/07/2021
10/06/2021 – Brussels – EEAS. In his briefing to the UN Security Council, HRVP Borrell sets out the EU’s support to the work of the UN. He underlines the cost of the absence of multilateral action: reduced access to vaccines, insufficient climate action, peace and security crises that fester.
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 10/06/2021
03/06/2021- Jakarta – In a roundtable hosted by the Centre for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), HR/VP Josep Borrell presented the EU’s strategy for cooperation in the Indo-Pacific. He set out the EU’s strong commitment to help keep the regional order in the Indo Pacific open and rules
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 03/06/2021
29/04/2021 – Brussels – EEAS. In a debate hosted by the Groupe d’Etudes Geopolitiques, the HR/VP analyses the reasons for Europe’s geopolitical awakening and sets out how the EU can best address problems of dysfunctional politics, problems of power politics and problems of collective action.
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 29/04/2021
21/01/2021 – Brussels – the European Commission. HR/VP delivered the closing remarks at the 10th anniversary of the Service for Foreign Policy Instruments (FPI). He highlights the key achievements of FPI of helping to turn EU foreign policy into action on the ground and sketches the future prospects
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 21/01/2021
25/11/2020 – Brussels – European Commission. At the launch of the Gender Action Plan III, HR/VP Josep Borrell underlines the EU’s commitment to put gender equality, including the empowerment of women and girls at the heart of its external policies. He sets out the concrete actions that the EU is
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 25/11/2020
21/11/2020 – Sarajevo – EU Delegation. On the 25th anniversary of the Dayton Agreement, HR/VP Josep Borrell reiterates the EU’s strategic commitment to the European perspective of Bosnia-Herzegovina and the rest of the Western Balkans. However, to achieve EU accession takes commitment. He call on
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 21/11/2020
09/11/2020 – Brussels – EEAS. HR/VP Josep Borrell underlines the importance of strong EU international engagement at a time of crisis. He calls on EU Ambassadors to be outward facing, results oriented and pro-active to make sure the EU handles the on-going battle of narratives.
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 09/11/2020
14/10/2020, Africa Week, S&D Group, Brussels. HR/VP Josep Borrell sets out the need for the EU to invest in its partnership with Africa, helping the continent to fight pandemic and its consequences. He stresses how Africa is changing and how the EU and the African Union can be strong partners
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 16/10/2020