Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction 2019 Geneva 13-17 May 201 Resilience Dividend: Towards Sustainable and Inclusive Societies EU statement delivered by Christos Stylianides, European Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management
Thank you, Mr Chair; Dear Ministers, colleagues, and friends, it is my pleasure to take the floor on behalf of the EU and its Member States; I wish first to congratulate the Chair and the Vice-Chairs of the UNECE Commission – Latvia, Belarus, and Switzerland – for their efforts and successes
At a time when human rights are challenged on a daily basis with many attempts to undermine the universality and indivisibility of human rights, the EU has remained at the forefront of the protection and promotion of human rights and democracy, be it in international forums, bilaterally with
This year the Convention on the Rights of the Child celebrates its 30th anniversary. Under the banner of Europe Day 2019, EU Ambassadors in Geneva chose to make a very personal testimony to show their commitment to the promotion and protection of the rights of every child around the world.
On Friday 3 May, on the occasion of the 2019 World Press Freedom Day, the European Union Delegation in Geneva co-sponsored a panel discussion entitled "Media for Democracy: Journalism and Elections in Times of Disinformation", organised by the UNESCO Liaison Office and the United Nations
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For the 30th anniversary of the "Convention on the Rights of the Child" EU Ambassadors in Geneva made a personal testimony and commitment to the promotion and protection of the rights of every child around the world. Happy 30th anniversary, Convention on the Rights of the Child!
"The European way is also the United Nations' way. This explains why all our actions, all our initiatives are always taken in full coordination and partnership with the UN. We believe in the UN, because we believe in the same principles, in the same values, and our communities are built
The League of Arab States (LAS), the African Union (AU), the European Union (EU) and the United Nations (UN) held a meeting at the headquarters of the League of Arab States on 18 March 2017 to discuss the situation in Libya and further coordinate their efforts in order to advance the political
On the occasion of the International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia, 17 May, the EU High Representative, Federica Mogherini gave the following statement on behalf of the EU: The European Union reiterates its unswerving commitment to promoting and protecting the rights of lesbian,
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The European Commission has announced today an unprecedented €164 million for Education in Emergencies projects in 2019. Together with international and Belgian celebrities as well as around 400 students, the Commission has launched a social media campaign to raise awareness and solidarity among