One year ago today, the European Commission and the High Representative set out plans for a targeted EU response to support partner countries' efforts in tackling the Coronavirus pandemic combining resources from the EU, its Member States and European financial institutions, as ‘Team Europe&
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 08/04/2021
The Commission is mobilising €123 million from Horizon Europe, the new EU research and innovation programme, for urgent research into coronavirus variants. This first emergency funding under Horizon Europe adds to a range of EU-funded research and innovation actions to fight the coronavirus and
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 07/04/2021
We, the Heads of Mission of the European Union in Cairo, like our colleagues all over the world, have our minds focused on actions to tackle the outbreak of COVID-19, and mitigate the effects of the crisis. The aim is to come out stronger, together with our partners. We want to make a difference in
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to EGYPT - Publication date: 06/04/2021
April 1, 2021 marks an important milestone in Vietnam’s fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, as the country received the first batch of free vaccines under COVAX, a global programme supported by the European Union aimed at providing innovative and equitable access to COVID-19 vaccines. This is the
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 06/04/2021
Last night, Egypt received more than 850,000 COVID-19 vaccine doses shipped via the COVAX Facility. Almost a year after Egypt had to face the spread of the coronavirus, a plane landed in Cairo carrying 854,400 doses of the Astra Zeneca Oxford vaccine.
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to EGYPT - Publication date: 01/04/2021
Speech by the Head of the EU Delegation to Egypt, Ambassador Christian Berger entitled "Celebrating Strategic Partnerships for ‘Women’s Empowerment and Financial and Economic Inclusion in Rural Egypt: COVID-19 Response’"
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to EGYPT - Publication date: 11/03/2021
On 8 March 2021, the world celebrated International Women’s day highlighting the theme “Women in leadership: Achieving an equal future in a COVID-19 world”. To mark this important day, the National Council for Women (NCW), the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE), the European Union (EU), the Embassy of the
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to EGYPT - Publication date: 10/03/2021
Tirana, 10 March 2020- The EU emergency support for the prevention and treatment of COVID-19 in Albania – the EU4Health Programme (EUR 4.2 million)- completed successfully today with the handing over of the CT (computed tomography) scanner to Mother Teresa University Hospital. In the presence of
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to Albania - Publication date: 10/03/2021