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The European Union Representative issues the following statement in agreement with the EU Heads of Mission in Jerusalem and Ramallah.



أصدر ممثل الاتحاد الأوروبي، البيان الآتي، بالاتفاق مع رؤساء بعثات دول الاتحاد الأوروبي في القدس ورام الله


The Council today adopted conclusions on the EU's priorities at the 74th UN General Assembly(September 2019 – September 2020). These conclusions complements the Council conclusions on strengthening multilateralism which were adopted on 17 June 2019.

On Thursday 11 July 2019, line ministries and institutions of the Palestinian Authority (PA), met with representatives from European Development Partners to enhance their cooperation by discussing progress towards state-building objectives.


إجتمعت الوزارات التنفيذية ومؤسسات السلطة الفلسطينية مع شركاء التنمية الأوربيين، في يوم الخميس، الموافق 11 تموز 2019 من أجل تعزيز التعاون المشترك ومناقشة التقدم المحرز نحو تحقيق أهداف بنا


The Council today adopted conclusions welcoming the publication of the first joint synthesis report of the EU and its member states on ''Supporting the Sustainable Development Goals across the world'' as an important contribution to EU reporting at the High Level Political Forum in 2019. The Council welcomes the collective contribution of the EU and its member states to the implementation of all Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) across the world, leveraging all means of implementation, in support of the 2030 Agenda.

The Council has extended the mandate of the EU co-ordinating office for Palestinian police support (EUPOL COPPS) and the mandate of the EU border assistance mission for the Rafah crossing point (EU BAM Rafah), until 30 June 2020. These missions are part of wider EU efforts in support of Palestinian state building in the context of working towards a comprehensive resolution of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict based on a two-state solution.

Brussels, 26 June 2019

The European Commission will mobilise additional €21 million for the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) on top of €82 million already paid into the programme budget this year to support vulnerable Palestine Refugees in the Middle East.