The EU will host the 12th Summit of the Asia Europe Meeting (ASEM12) in Brussels on 18-19 October 2018, with as theme “Global partners for global challenges”. The ASEM12 Summit will be chaired by the President of the European Council, Donald Tusk and the President the European Commission, as well as Federica Mogherini, High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy will also be in attendance. ASEM partner countries will be represented by their Heads of State or Government as well as the other institutional partner ASEAN by its Secretary General, .
A nostalgic, yet ironic glimpse of the disappearing past will be the highlight of the Belgian entries in this year’s featured films in Cine Europa.
European Union Ambassador Franz Jessen said that this is the 7th time that Cine Europa travels to Iloilo City.
Cine Europa runs from 9 to 14 October 2018 in SM City Iloilo and Cinematheque in Iloilo City, with 28 movies from Austria, Belgium, Czechia, Denmark, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, the Netherlands, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom and Norway.
The European Union Delegation to the Philippines and the 'Communities Organized for Resource Allocation' organised on 12 October a forum on "Plastic, Climate Change and Me" at the Asian Institute of Management, in the framework of the second EU Climate diplomacy week of the year. The forum aimed at raising awareness on how mismanaged and excessive usage of plastic are contributing to the growing problem of climate change.
In today’s age of social media, you often see influential people online attributing their success to their education and experience abroad. If you’re wondering how to follow in their footsteps (literally and figuratively), and how an international degree can change your life, hear it straight from our Ambassadors of Goodwill – successful people who dared to aim higher and pursue education far from home.
On the European and World Day against the Death Penalty, the Council of Europe and the European Union (EU) reiterate their strong opposition to capital punishment in all circumstances and for all cases. The death penalty is an affront to human dignity. It constitutes cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment and is contrary to the right to life. The death penalty has no established deterrent effect and it makes judicial errors irreversible.
What used to be just a “What if?” scenario for most Filipino students can now be a reality: if you’re looking to go on an adventure of a lifetime, now is the best time to go and study in Europe. And you can start your search for the best European universities in this year’s European Higher Education Fair (EHEF) 2018.