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19 October 2018, New York – European Union Statement delivered at the 73rd Session of the United Nations General Assembly at the Adoption of a draft resolution on Working arrangements for the 2019 session of the ECOSOC (E/2019/L.1)
19 October 2019, New York- Statement on behalf of the European Union and its Member States delivered by Ms. Elisabeth Pape, Minister Counsellor, General Assembly Hall, at the 73rd Session of the Agenda Item 68: New Economic Partnership for African Development
18 October 2018, New York – European Union Statement at the 73rd Session of the United Nations General Assembly Plenary Session on the Impact of Rapid Technological Change on the Implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals
EU Commissioner Neven Mimica visited Rome on the World Food Day. He intervened at the FAO high-level panel" Presenting the challenge faced in achieving zero hunger". Recalling that global hunger is rising again he underlined that "If we don't act now, we risk reversing our hard
45th session of the Committee on World Food Security- Director Carla Montesi, addresses the session on “Transforming Food and Agriculture to end Extreme Poverty and Hunger”.
At today's Foreign Affairs Council, Ministers discussed – amongst other issues – the external aspects of migration. EU cooperation with partners was one of the key topics: joint work by the African Union, the European Union and the United Nations in Libya which has helped more than 37,000

João Vale de Almeida

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EU Ambassador Vale de Almeida pledges his support to #StandUp4HumanRights on the 70th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
Ambassador João Vale de Almeida pledges to #StandUp4HumanRights
As a young man, Ambassador João Vale de Almeida lived under a dictatorship and police state for 17 years.  Freedom and democracy were denied to him, his family and an entire country. Now as EU Ambassador to the United Nations in New York, it is not only his duty but also his honour to #
A 30 second round up video of Climate, peace and security conference.

Freedom of expression

Freedom of expression
Freedom of opinion and expression are fundamental rights of every human being
"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 European Union and the United Nations are natural partners. We are the world’s leading proponents and defenders of a multilateral and rules-based global governance system.
Seven years of war in Syria have taken an enormous toll on the civilian population in the country, causing one of the worst humanitarian crises the world has faced since World War II.
Illicit firearms and small arms and light weapons (SALW) continue to contribute to instability and violence in the European Union, in its immediate neighbourhood, and in the rest of the world.
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The New Literature from Europe Festival (NLE), New York City’s top European literary event, is returning to New York City, bringing leading and emerging voices from 14 different countries in conversation with some of today’s foremost authors, editors and translators. For its 14th installment, NLE