The European Union (EU) and the Council of Europe firmly oppose the death penalty at all times and in all circumstances. The death penalty is a cruel, inhuman and degrading punishment contrary to the right to life. The death penalty means revenge, not justice, and its abolition contributes to the
On the occasion of the International Day of Democracy, the European Union reaffirms its commitment towards democracy as a fundamental right of every human being. Every woman and every man has to be free to participate to the political, economic and social life of her or his country. No one should
Head of the European Union (EU) Delegation to Jamaica, Malgorzata Wasilewska along with Canada’s High Commissioner to Jamaica, Her Excellency Laurie Peters led a joint EU/Canada team and other volunteers in clean-up activities at the Port Royal Beach at Foreshore Road on October 5.
The strategic importance of the competition is multi-fold – to foster interest in Jamaica's film industry while developing the capacities and skill-sets of creatives to meaningfully contribute to economic development.
“Hurricane Dorian has left a large trail of destruction with many casualties and leaving homes in ruins. We will do all we can to help, getting aid in to the people on the ground. Our thoughts are with all those affected by this tragedy and with the Bahamian authorities and brave first responders on
In this short video, beneficiaries of scholarships and internships under the jointly funded Government of Jamaica European Union- Poverty Reduction Programme (PRP), tell how the programme has changed their lives.
In a more challenging global environment, the European Union needs to step up its actions to enhance its ability to prevent conflicts, build peace and strengthen international security. By proposing a new European Peace Facility (EPF) the European Union is taking another step towards cementing its
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