FEBRUARY 25, 2019–The European Union Delegation to Liberia clarifies that Liberia is NOT listed on the 2018 Common EU list of Third Country Jurisdiction for Tax Purposes. The overall goal of the EU list is to improve tax good governance globally, and to ensure that the EU's international partners respect the same standards as EU Member States do.
To ensure, under the supervision of the Head of Section or the Assistant, that the contractual and financial management of projects and programmes of development aid and of financial and technical cooperation with third countries is carried out in line with the overall instructions given by headquarters (Financial Regulations, Practical Guide, Finance Guide and the instruction notes).
Scientists and politicians widely acknowledge that climate change is one of the most pressing issues, an existential threat that humanity is facing today. The Paris Agreement adopted in 2015 has set the way forward for all countries to act together in curbing climate change. These commitments must now be implemented.
On International Day against the Use of Child Soldiers, EU High Representative Federica Mogherini, and UN Special Representative for Children and Armed Conflict, Virginia Gamba, renewed the commitment of the EU and the UN to work together to end the recruitment and use of children in conflict situations, and to effectively support the reintegration of children associated with parties to conflict.
Joint statement by EU High Representative Federica Mogherini and UN Special Representative for Children and Armed Conflict Virginia Gamba on the occasion of the International Day against the Use of Child Soldiers