Delivered by Commissioner Jutta Urpilainen on behalf of High Representative Vice/President Josep Borrell on the situation in the Philippines, including the case of Maria Ressa. Check against delivery! Thank you. Madam President, Honourable Members of the European Parliament, thank you for your
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 17/09/2020
14/09/2020- EU Cyber Forum, Brussels. HR/VP Josep Borrell underlines that cyber issues are geo-political in nature and have a strong security dimension. The EU wants everyone to reap the benefits that the Internet and the use of technologies provide. At the same time we need effective answers to
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 14/09/2020
This summer has not been a restful one. From the explosion in the port of Beirut to the seizure of power by the army in Mali, the war in Libya, the tensions caused by Turkey in the Eastern Mediterranean, the presidential elections in Belarus, and the alleged poisoning of a Russian opposition leader,
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to BOTSWANA - Publication date: 07/09/2020
The EU Investment Forum (EIF) will illustrate the investment opportunities in the EU. Given the changes in the global economy investing in the EU has become more interesting than ever for companies to diversify supply chains and to move closer to the markets.
The registration for the applications is open until 31 August 2020. More information here: About ARLEM Award: The ARLEM Award 2021 for young entrepreneurship opens with a new timeline. Registration for applications opens from 15 June to 31 August 2020. We are looking for young innovative
9/07/2020 – Carnegie Europe/EU Institute for Security Studies, Brussels HR/VP Josep Borrell analyses the ways in which COVID-19 is changing the international landscape and how the EU is addressing the challenges it created in terms of health, economy and security. The EU should present itself as a
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 09/07/2020
Check against delivery! Honourable Members, since we do not have a lot of time, let’s go directly to the matter on the [EU annual] report on Human Rights and Democracy in the world 2019. One important subject that the report highlights is the link between human rights and the environment. I took
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 09/07/2020
The first meeting of the African Union and European Union (AU-EU) Agrifood platform will be held in Accra (Ghana) on 25th June, 2020. The Webinar, a collaboration of the AU-EU/European Business Organisation in Ghana, will commence at 9:00 to 11:20 (11:00 to 13:20 CET).