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17 December 2018, New York – European Union Statement delivered at the 73rd Session of the United Nations General Assembly Plenary Meeting on UN Development System Reform Funding Dialogue
17 December 2018, New York- Statement on behalf of the EU and its Member States by Mr. Serge Christiane, Chargé d'Affaires a.i., Delegation of the European Union to the United Nations, at the Security Council debate on UNAMA
14 December 2018, New York- Statement on behalf of the European Union and its Member States by Kim Eling, Head of Unit, European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations, European Commission, at the 73rd Session of the General Assembly on Agenda item 75: Strengthening of the coordination of
Migration is a global challenge that requires a global response. On the occasion of the International Migrants Day, with over 258 million migrants worldwide, the European Union confirms its commitment to contribute to managing migration in a humane way. Through its partnership approach the EU works
The candidacy of Ms Catherine Geslain-Lanéelle for the post of Director General of the Food and Agriculture Organisation, was submitted in Rome on Monday 17 December 2018. The next Director General will be elected by the 194 Member States of the Organisation during its 41st Conference in June 2019.
"Violence against women is a grave violation of human rights and yet it is still widespread across the world. The perception that harassment or being violent towards women is normal and acceptable is wrong and must change. We all have the responsibility to say no, openly reject acts of violence
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 #
Climate, Peace and Security The Time for Action
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.
Flickr set:  /file/high-level-pledging-event-humanitarian-crisis-yemen-2_enHigh-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