09/09/2020- These days, there is much talk about "Global Europe": how to make the Union a truly global player in a world marked by the strategic rivalry between the US and China, the questioning of multilateralism plus health and environmental crises. You will find here a synthesis of my
Author: Josep Borrell, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy / Vice-President of the European Commission - Publication date: 09/09/2020
To celebrate World Environment Day (5 June), the Mission of the European Union to ASEAN presents a drawing competition for youth across the ASEAN region. Express your creative ideas through a colourful drawing based on the theme “Our Planet, Our Future”.
Author: Press and Information team of the Mission to ASEAN - Publication date: 04/09/2020
The EU and the Ministry of Planning, Finance and Industry signed a Financing Agreement to support agriculture and nutrition in Myanmar. In time period of 2020-2025, the EU will invest EUR 112 million [180 billion MMK] to support the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Irrigation through the
Author: Press and Information Team of the Delegation to Myanmar - Publication date: 27/08/2020
26/08/2020- Foreign policy never stops. But the summer of 2020 has been exceptionally busy, with a seemingly never-ending series of crises: in Lebanon, Belarus, Mali and the Eastern Mediterranean. At the informal Gymnich meeting in Berlin (27-28 August) we must forge a common way forward. It is both
Author: Josep Borrell, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy / Vice-President of the European Commission - Publication date: 26/08/2020
The European Union and its Member States, notably Denmark, Germany, France, Italy and Sweden, are working together as #TeamEurope to respond to the socio-economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic in Myanmar.
Author: Press and Information Team of the Delegation to Myanmar - Publication date: 25/08/2020
Expressing one’s faith should not be accompanied by acts of violence in any part of the world. Intolerance towards different religions or faiths still drives to conflict, violating Human Rights. On the International Day commemorating the Victims of Acts of Violence Based on Religion or Belief, the
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 21/08/2020
21/08/2020- Last Monday I opened the Summer University of the Universidad Internacional Menéndez Pelayo in Santander (Spain). We mostly discussed the consequences of the current crisis for Europe and the world. At this stage, the risk seems serious that it destabilises many developing countries and
Author: Josep Borrell, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy / Vice-President of the European Commission - Publication date: 21/08/2020
The aspirations of young people around the world need to be at the core of our political, social and economic development debate. Protecting and fighting for youths’ equal rights, particularly in developing regions, contributes to a fairer and more sustainable development. On the International Youth
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 11/08/2020