Check against delivery! Yesterday, I participated at the European Council meeting. It was a long and intense discussion among European leaders, after which we passed a very clear message: that the European Union and its Member States will do everything they can, everything necessary to overcome the
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 27/03/2020
In Europe and in the world, all minds are focused on actions to tackle the outbreak of the coronavirus and mitigate the effects of the crisis. The European Union works on all fronts to support these efforts. The latest information can be found on the dedicated European Commission website. We take
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 21/03/2020
press Category: Statements on behalf of the EU Regions: Africa Angola Benin Botswana Burkina Faso Burundi Cabo Verde Cameroon Central African Republic Comoros Congo (Brazzaville) Côte d'Ivoire Djibouti DR Congo (Kinshasa) Equatorial Guinea Eritrea Eswatini Ethiopia Gabon Gambia Ghana Guinea
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 11/03/2020
Gender equality is a core principle of the European Union. Yet it is still not a reality. In business, politics and society as a whole, we can only reach our full potential if we use all of our talent and diversity. Women face too many hurdles and barriers on their way. In Europe and beyond, women
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 06/03/2020
On world Non-Governmental Organisation Day, celebrated on 27 February, the European Union applauds the fundamental contribution made by civil society organisations to the promotion of human rights, good governance, democracy and the rule of law. As such, they are key partners for the successful
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 27/02/2020
Culture and contacts between people are integral parts of the strong partnership that links Indonesia and Europe. Today, it is music that binds us together: for the first time, a European-Indonesian Jazz Big Band will perform at the Jakarta International BNI Java Jazz Festival.
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to INDONESIA and BRUNEI DARUSSALAM - Publication date: 25/02/2020
Girls and women have the exclusive right to make decisions about their bodies. None should see their body subjected to any kind of violence or abuse under any circumstances. Female Genital Mutilation is a severe breach of human rights and a dangerous violation of women's physical integrity.
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 05/02/2020
Indonesia and the European Union (EU) held the fourth Joint Committee on 4 February 2020. The meeting reviewed the on-going bilateral cooperation under the Indonesia-European Union Partnership and Cooperation Agreement (PCA) and discussed possible future cooperation initiatives. The agenda of the
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 04/02/2020