The EU is active in a wide range of topics, from human rights to transport and trade. A list of topics which summarise what the EU does in a specific area, useful links to relevant bodies, laws and documents.
The Blue Book Traineeship scheme offers a paid internship of 5 months with the European Commission or some executive bodies of the European Institutions like the European External Action Service, starting on either 1st March or 1st October.
The European Union takes note of the Statement of Preliminary Findings and Conclusions issued by the International Election Observation Missionto the early parliamentary elections in the Republic of Kazakhstan, held on 20 March 2016.
OSKEMEN – The extended meeting of the East Kazakhstan Regional Commission for Juvenile Affairs and Protection of Their Rights was held today, dedicated to ‘Modeling Interaction of Institutions and Experts on Child Rights and Juvenile Probation’.
Federica Mogherini, the High Representative for Foreign and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission, was today in Astana, Kazakhstan where she chaired the 11th EU-Central Asia Ministerial Meeting. Ministers and Deputy Ministers from the five Central Asian Republics, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan also participated in the meeting.
The European Union and Kazakhstan held the seventh round of their annual Human Rights Dialogue in Astana on 26 November. The Kazakhstan delegation was led by Mr Iogan Merkel, First Deputy Prosecutor General, while the EU delegation was led by Mr Toivo Klaar, Head of Central Asia Division at the European External Action Service
The dialogue allowed for constructive exchanges on a wide range of issues, including freedom of association, women's rights, the prevention of torture and ill-treatment of detainees and press freedom.