EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission, Federica Mogherini and EU Commissioner for Transport Violeta Bulc today presented the EU's vision for a new and comprehensive strategy to improve connectivity between Europe and Asia.
Speech by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini at the plenary session of the European Parliament on cases of breaches of human rights, democracy and the rule of law – the situation in Myanmar
- Free entrance to 17 award-winning films from across Europe on 21 – 30 September
- Myanmar’s longest-running foreign film festival - 27th edition of the European Film Festival in Yangon
- 2 Venues: Nay Pyi Taw Cinema (242 - 248 Sule Pagoda Road) and Goethe Villa (Kabar Aye Pagoda Road, corner Nat Mauk Road)
The European Film Festival returns to Yangon from 21 - 30 September 2018. The 27th edition of the European Film Festival presents the most ambitious programme yet, with award-winning movies from 17 European countries.
The global EU – UN "Spotlight Initiative" to eliminate all forms of violence against women and girls launched its first programme in Southeast Asia: "Safe & Fair" is a €25 million (MMK 41.36 billion) project funded by the European Union that will allow the International Labour Organisation (ILO) and UN Women to work with governments in all ASEAN countries for better protection mechanisms and wide ranging information campaigns for women migrant workers.