On 15 September 2021, the European Union and the Republic of Iraq held the third Cooperation Committee under the EU-Iraq Partnership and Cooperation Agreement (PCA), in virtual format. The meeting followed the visit to Iraq of EU High Representative/Vice President Josep Borrell to Iraq on 6-8
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to IRAQ - Publication date: 16/09/2021
In response to an invitation by the Independent High Electoral Commission (IHEC) in Iraq, the European Union has decided to deploy an Election Observation Mission (EOM) to observe the legislative elections scheduled in Iraq for 10 October. The High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 13/09/2021
On the occasion of the International Day to Protect Education from Attack, the EU reaffirms its commitment to promote and protect the right of every child to grow in a safe environment, have access to quality education, and build a better and more peaceful future.
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 09/09/2021
This Wednesday, the High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission, Josep Borrell, concluded his first visit to Iraq. In Baghdad, High Representative/Vice-President Borrell held meetings with President Barham Salih, Prime Minister Mustafa Al
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 08/09/2021
Leaders of the G20 committed today to a series of actions to accelerate the end of the COVID-19 crisis everywhere and better prepare for future pandemics, at a summit co-hosted by European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen and Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi, as G20 chair.
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 21/05/2021
With 897 million school children around the world affected by disruptions to their education, senior officials from UNICEF and the European Union reiterated their support to ensure the right to education for all. The coronavirus pandemic, conflict, poverty, culture, legislation, gender, a lack of
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 23/04/2021
One year ago today, the European Commission and the High Representative set out plans for a targeted EU response to support partner countries' efforts in tackling the Coronavirus pandemic combining resources from the EU, its Member States and European financial institutions, as ‘Team Europe&
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 08/04/2021
Ahead of International Women's Day, the European Commission issued the following statement: “The past year was a difficult one. The COVID-19 pandemic has spared nobody, and was particularly challenging for women around the world. Doctors, nurses, teachers, shop assistants – jobs often held by
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 05/03/2021