Delegation of the European Union to Sri Lanka and Maldives

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Joint Statement by EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Federica Mogherini, and UN Special Representative on Sexual Violence in Conflict, Pramila Patten, on the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict
The European Union signed its first Financing Agreement of EUR 5 million with the Government of Maldives, emphasizing its commitment to continue and strengthen cooperation on climate change.
High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini has presented the third progress report on the implementation of the European Union Global Strategy, “The EU Global Strategy in Practice- Three years on, looking forward”, which will be discussed by the EU Foreign and Defence Ministers at the
The EU Delegation, in collaboration with local women's rights organisation Uthema, conducted a panel discussion on Thursday 25 April 2019 at Maagiri Hotel in Malé City.
Living Heritage was a one-day conference on "Valuing Cultural Heritage: A Cross-Cultural Perspective".
Europe Day 2018- video message by HRVP Federica Mogherini
Freedom of expression
Freedom of opinion and expression are fundamental rights of every human being
Changing Lives
These seven documentaries reflect the perseverance of communities in the North and the East of Sri Lankaand highlights how the European Union-funded Support to District Development Programme (EU-SDDP) has empowered individuals and assisted in improving the living standards of people.
With European prosperity and Asian peace and security closely connected, the European Union has decided to strengthen its security cooperation in and with Asia. This is also in line with the steps taken by the EU in the past years to strengthen its role as a global security provider.
Sustainable, comprehensive and rules-based connectivity will contribute to the enhanced prosperity, safety and resilience of people and societies in Europe and Asia
In a more challenging global environment, the European Union needs to step up its actions to enhance its ability to prevent conflicts, build peace and strengthen international security. By proposing a new European Peace Facility (EPF) the European Union is taking another step towards cementing its
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Sri Lanka has impressive socio-economic indicators at national level in comparison to many of its South Asian neighbours. However, at the same time, significant income, health and nutrition inequalities are evident, both between different geographic areas and across wealth groups.
 A key focus of the dialogue was to observe some of the linkages and disconnects between policy and lived experiences of women, specifically the challenges of socio-cultural barriers to women’s participation in public life. Regions: Asia Maldives Sri Lanka Show in content: 
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Sharing gender-transformative approaches to peacebuilding in Sri Lanka.      Regions: Asia Sri Lanka Show in content: