Ahead of the 14th European Remembrance Day for Victims of Terrorism on 11 March 2018, First Vice-President Frans Timmermans, High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini, Commissioners Dimitris Avramopoulos, Vera Jourová and Julian King have issued the following statement:
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 09/03/2018
Equality between women and men is one of the fundamental values of the European Union enshrined in our treaties. Our Union is a pioneer in tackling gender-based discrimination and we can be proud of the progress achieved: Europe is one of the safest and most equal places for women in the world.
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 07/03/2018
From 26 February to 23 March 2018 the international community will gather in Geneva at the Human Rights Council (HRC) to discuss the world's most pressing human rights issues. "In a year, where we mark the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the EU reaffirms its
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to the UN in Geneva - Publication date: 23/02/2018
European Union (EU) partners and the Minister of Finance in Ghana, Mr. Ken Ofori-Atta, on 30 January 2018, formally endorsed and launched the European Partners' Joint Co-operation Strategy 2017-2020. Ambassadors and representatives from the EU, the Federal Republic of Germany, the Kingdom of
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to GHANA - Publication date: 01/02/2018
The first meeting of the EPA Committee under the Interim Economic Partnership Agreement (iEPA) between Ghana and the EU was held in Accra, Ghana on 24 January 2018. The meeting was attended by representatives from Ghana's Ministry of Finance, Trade and Industry, Foreign Affairs, ECOWAS, EU
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to GHANA - Publication date: 25/01/2018
On 15 December 2016, the European Union, through the Emergency Trust Fund for Africa (EUTF), and with contributions from Germany (€48 million) and Italy (€22 million), launched a joint initiative with the International Organization for Migration (IOM) to support the efforts of partner countries in
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 19/12/2017
In 1948, after the devastating Second World War, which brought painful divisions in Europe and occupation for many European countries, the international community committed to define, promote and protect human rights. The Universal Declaration of Human Rights that we celebrate on 10 December has
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 10/12/2017
The fifth African Union- European Union (AU-EU) summit will take place on 29-30 November 2017 in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire. 2017 is a defining year for EU-Africa relations, as it has been ten years since the adoption of the joint Africa-EU Strategy.
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 29/11/2017