Delegation of the European Union to Senegal


Displaying 441 - 443 of 443


The trial of Hissène Habré, the former president of Chad, for crimes against humanity, war crimes and torture opened today before the Chambres africaines extraordinaires.

These proceedings should provide justice for the victims and strengthen international criminal justice in the global fight against impunity.


High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the Commission, Federica Mogherini, Commissioner for Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality, Vĕra Jourová, and Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Neven Mimica, issued the following statement on the International Day against Female Genital Mutilation, 6 February:

Today, as well as all over the year, we join our voices to say: Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation in Europe and worldwide.