Delegation of the European Union to Somalia

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Remarks by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini at the press point with Hassan Ali Khayre, Prime Minister of Somalia
On 13 May 2019, the Council adopted the EU annual report on human rights and democracy in the world for 2018.
The EU Delegation to Somalia is identifying the presence of the EU private sector in the country and its contribution to Somalia’s development.
On the occasion of the International Mine Awareness Day celebrated every year on 4 April, the Service for Foreign Policy Instruments affirms the EU’s strong commitment to save lives and address the socio-economic impact on the civilian population of landmines or explosive remnants of war.
On the occasion of International Women’s Day   2021, the Delegation of the European Union to Somalia in partnership with LeadNow, a grassroots movement dedicated to increasing women’s participation in political and public office in Somalia, organised a TV panel discussion on the theme of “Somali
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HR/VP Josep Borrell on International Day of Multilateralism and Diplomacy for Peace
International Day of Multilateralism and Diplomacy for Peace
24/04/2020- HR/VP Josep Borrell on the International Day of Multilateralism and Diplomacy for Peace, and why the EU reaffirms its longstanding commitment to international cooperation and to the rules-based international order – above all in the light of tackling the Coronavirus pandemic.
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Josep Borrell video message on coronavirus outbreak (subtitles)
Coronavirus outbreak
23/03/2020- HR/VP Josep Borrell on the outbreak of the Coronavirus pandemic, focusing on the engagement of different key actors of our society and the EU’s response, including the efforts to coordinate the repatriation of thousands of European stranded abroad.
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World Day against the Death Penalty
World Day against the Death Penalty
The death penalty is incompatible with human dignity. It's inhumane and degrading treatment. It has no proven deterrent, allowing irreversible and fatal judicial errors. All of the EU has proudly abolished the death penalty.
Campaign Description:  This is the second year that we celebrate Europe Day in the times of coronavirus. Because of the ongoing restrictions, there will unfortunately be no open doors events in Brussels to celebrate Europe Day. The situation also remains precarious in many regions of the world, but