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20 May 2019, New York- Statement on behalf of the European Union by H.E. Mr. Silvio Gonzato, Deputy Head of the European Union Delegation to the UN, at the UN General Assembly Debate on the Annual Report of the Peacebuilding Commission and the Secretary General's Report on the Peacebuilding
16 May 2019, New York- Statement on behalf of the Member States of the European Union by Mr Jan De Preter, Counsellor, Delegation of the European Union to the United Nations, at the 73rd Session of the General Assembly Fifth Committee – Second Resumed Session on Item 138. Improving the financial
16 mai 2019, New York- Intervention de S.E. M. Angel Losada, Représentant Spécial de l'Union européenne pour le Sahel, au Conseil de Sécurité des Nations Unies sur la Force conjointe du G5 Sahel
The World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development is an occasion to promote culture and highlight the significance of its diversity as an agent of inclusion and positive change, in Europe and around the world.
Across the globe, cultural, traditional or religious values continue to be used to justify persecution, discrimination, bullying and ill-treatment against LGBTI persons. Even in countries with legal protection, stigmatisation due to homophobia, transphobia and biphobia remains high. It is our duty
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
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.
Trailer: A Call for Peace
Videos:  /file/trailer-call-peace_enTrailer: A Call for Peace Regions: Latin America & the Caribbean Colombia Editorial Sections: EEAS Latin America & the Caribbean Colombia UN New York Organisations: UN New York Homepage of the EEAS: EEAS
"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.
Editorial Sections: Africa Asia Europe and Central Asia Latin America & the Caribbean Middle East & North Africa (MENA) North America Pacific UN Rome United Nations (UN) Multilateral Relations Angola Benin Botswana Burkina Faso Burundi Cabo Verde Cameroon Central African Republic Comoros
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
Flickr set:  High-Level Pledging Event for the Humanitarian Crisis in Yemen Regions:  Middle East & North Africa (MENA) Yemen Show in content:  Organisations:  UN Geneva UN New York United Nations (UN) UN Geneva
Flickr set:  /file/let-me-be-myself-life-story-anne-frank_enLet Me Be Myself- The Life Story of Anne Frank Show in content:  Topics: Culture Culture Organisations: UN Geneva UN New York UN Geneva UN New York Homepage of the EEAS: EEAS
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