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The Gulf Cooperation Council members reached an agreement on the full normalisation of relations among themselves at the GCC summit in the Saudi city of AlUla (Al-Ula) on Tuesday. It was preceded on Monday by the decision of Saudi Arabia to reopen its borders with Qatar. The European Union welcomes
On the occasion of the International Migrants Day, the High Representative and the European Commission made the following statement:
The Presidency of the Council issued presidency conclusions on the Gender Action Plan (GAP) III: "An ambitious agenda for gender equality and women's empowerment in EU external action". The text was supported by 24 delegations.
On International Migrants Day, the EU recognises “the important contribution migrants provide to our economies and societies”
This year we mark Human Rights Day while the whole world is tackling an unprecedented challenge: the COVID-19 pandemic. Far from being outdated, the fundamental rights enshrined in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights signed in 1948 are more relevant than ever: the universality and
‘Gray Area’ is receiving this prize for its tireless efforts as a civil society initiative in Kuwait aiming to raise awareness on the exclusion experienced by people born of Kuwaiti mother and non-Kuwaiti father. Activities of ‘Gray Area’ is an evidence of Kuwait’s vibrant and active civil society
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10th anniversary of the European External Action Service
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Three EU High Representatives-Josep Borrell, Federica Mogherini and Javier Solana- came together on 1 December to mark the 10th anniversary of the European External Action Service.
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Have you ever wondered why SDGs and multilateralism matter for the COVID-19 response?
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“If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together” Have a look at the responses given by H.E. Sultan Al Shamsi (Assistant Minister of International Development Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the UAE), H.E. Andrea Matteo Fontana (Ambassador,
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How do we assist transitions in the new geopolitics in the Horn of Africa?
Moving forward by looking back: How do we assist transitions in the new geopolitics in the Horn of Africa?
On 22 October 2020, the Delegation of the European Union and the German Embassy in the UAE (as Germany holds at the moment the rotating Presidency of the Council of the European Union) hosted a virtual public diplomacy event on geopolitics in the Horn of Africa. The virtual panel discussion focused
In a more challenging global environment, the European Union needs to step up its actions to enhance its ability to preserve peace, prevent conflicts, and strengthen international security. By proposing a new European Peace Facility (EPF) the European Union is taking on more responsibility as a
Europeans and Arabs have a long and rich history of cultural, economic, commercial and political exchanges. This, together with the geographical proximity and interdependence, has contributed to institutionalise a strong relationship between the EU and the League of Arab States (LAS). Within this
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Languages: Français Español Deutsch Italiano Portuguese, International Campaign Description:  In European foreign policy, we are permanently confronted with conflicts in our neighbourhood, growing competition between rival powers, challenges to the multilateral system and our values, disputes over