Delegation of the European Union
to Indonesia and Brunei Darussalam

About the EU Delegation to Indonesia and Brunei

10/05/2016 - 14:12
About us - structure and organisation

The EU Delegation to Indonesia and Brunei is based in Jakarta. Its mission is to promote the interests of the European Union (EU) and to build ever closer ties between the EU and Indonesia, and between the EU and Brunei.

H.E. Vincent Piket is the EU Ambassador to Indonesia and Brunei Darussalam. He presented his letter of credence to President of the Republic of Indonesia Joko Widodo on 20 November 2019.

 

Ambassador Piket arrived in Jakarta in September 2019. Previously he was Head of Division for Relations with Maghreb countries (Algeria, Libya, Morocco and Tunisia) in the Middle East and North Africa Department of the European External Action Service (EEAS) in Brussels.

 

For the full CV of EU Ambassador Vincent Piket, click HERE

 

The Head of the EU Delegation to Indonesia and Brunei acts as an Ambassador in both countries.

The EU Delegation is involved in a range of activities with Indonesia and Brunei. Its main roles in both countries are to:

  • present and explain EU policies (e.g. trade, agriculture, fisheries, environment, transport, and health and safety);
  • analyse and report on policies and developments in the two countries;
  • build partnerships with government and other decision-makers, business, academics, media and civil society;
  • promote democracy, good governance and respect for human rights;
  • facilitate trade and investment relations;
  • coordinate and support activities of EU countries;
  • run substantive development cooperation programmes in support of economic and human development, governance, education and environmental protection;
  • create awareness and improve understanding about the EU and promote people-to-people contacts;
  • conduct negotiations.

 

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