The Delegation of the European Union to Kuwait is a fully-fledged diplomatic mission, responsible for the EU's political and economic relations with Kuwait. It also covers the wide range of areas of cooperation that exist between the EU and Kuwait, ranging from trade and investment, to energy, research and innovation, to security and counter-terrorism, to, culture and education, and to development cooperation.
A core function of the Delegation is promoting EU interests and values, raising awareness and making the EU and its policies known to the general public as well as the state and private sectors in Kuwait. It serves to enhance people-to-people relations and to build bridges between the Kuwaiti society and the citizens in Europe. In this context, the Delegation provides information on EU policies and cooperation programmes of interest to Kuwait. It is the EU point of contact for the Kuwaiti government agencies, the media, businesses, civil society and academic circles.
The EU Delegation to Kuwait is also responsible for the EU's relations with the State of Qatar.