Torture denies the dignity of the human being. Its victims suffer both visible and invisible wounds. And this is still the horrifying reality today. On International Day in support of Victims of Torture, EU High Representative Josep Borrrell states “At a time when the world is joining efforts to
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 26/06/2020
Child labour affects 152 million children worldwide. The EU has been working with UNICEF and other partners to put an end to a phenomenon that takes childhood away and puts the future of millions of kids worldwide at risk. Earlier this week, EU High Representative Josep Borrell and UNICEF Executive
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 12/06/2020
High Representative/Vice President Josep Borrell, supported by the EEAS, the Commission and EU Delegations around the world, led the work to strengthen coordination among Member States to help EU citizens who were stranded outside the EU
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 07/06/2020
Biodiversity is the root of all life, both on land and below water. It has an impact on human health, providing the air that we breathe, the water we drink, the food we eat, natural disease resistance, medicines, as well as climate change mitigation. The emergence of COVID-19 has proved that when we
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 05/06/2020
Deputy Head of the EU Office in Kosovo, Riccardo Serri, delivered today the second instalment of the €5 million EU assistance to Kosovo to fight Covid-19. The assistance was accepted by Arben Vitia, Kosovo Minister of Health, at the central warehouse of the Ministry of Health in Pristina. Today’s
Author: Press and information team of the EU Office/EU Special Representative in Kosovo - Publication date: 20/05/2020
Representatives of the EU, the Western Balkans and Turkey participated on 19 May at the Economic and Financial Dialogue to discuss cooperation few months after the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic, agreeing that is crucial to maintain the economic policy dialogue.
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 19/05/2020
17/05/2020- Today is the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia (IDAHOT). On this occasion, I want to focus this blog post on people who still suffer discrimination and violence because of their identity and because they cannot freely live and love according to their choice.
Author: Josep Borrell, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy / Vice-President of the European Commission - Publication date: 17/05/2020
Concerts, student debates and expressions of the solidarity between the EU and the region – these were some of the highlights when EU Delegations across the region on 9 May celebrated Europe Day and the 70th anniversary of the Schuman Declaration. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this year’s events
Author: Publication date: 12/05/2020