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. More
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 17/05/2020
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: 15/05/2020
A first batch of 10,000 COVID-19 test kits, personal protective equipment, thermometers and disinfectant liquids reached Yangon on 10 May 2020 through an air bridge between Yangon and Kuala Lumpur, co-financed by the European Union and Switzerland.
Author: Press and Information Team of the Delegation to Myanmar - Publication date: 12/05/2020
On 9 May, we mark Europe Day. The 70th anniversary of the Schuman Declaration offers a chance to reflect on what European integration means and on the EU’s role in the world. I want to use this blog post to do this from a personal angle, to set out why Europe as an idea and political project is
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 08/05/2020
The voice of journalists is our own voice. When media remain silent, it is like societies themselves are muzzled: unable to hold the political and economic leadership to account or to grant people the right to make fact-based choices in life.
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 03/05/2020
On International Workers Day on 1 May, Myan Ku transferred the first payments to garment workers who have been suspended or terminated due to the impact the COVID-19 crisis has on Myanmar’s garment sector.
Author: Press and Information Team of the Delegation to Myanmar - Publication date: 30/04/2020
As we mark half a century of Earth Day, we are faced with two crises: the coronavirus pandemic; and the gradually growing disaster for our climate. We must solve both challenges. The world was not prepared for the novel coronavirus. But we still have time to prepare for the climate crisis in every
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 22/04/2020