Today we celebrate one of the greatest achievements in history: the birth of the United Nations 75 years ago! The UN was founded to rebuild trust and cooperation among people; to bring peace in a world stranded by a devastating war. All the European Union’s institutions, including the EEAS turn blue
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 24/10/2020
In January 2020, the UN launched the global consultation to mark its 75th anniversary. One million people have already raised their voice, with over 87% believing that global cooperation is vital to deal with today’s challenges, and that the pandemic has made international cooperation more urgent.
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to UN and OSCE in Vienna - Publication date: 19/10/2020
Biodiversity and Nature are essential for all life on the planet. Biodiversity plays a critical role for sustainable development and human well-being. Biodiversity can also reinforce peace when putting in place inclusive management of natural resources, respecting indigenous rights, combatting
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 30/09/2020
13 July 2020, Brussels- The Council today adopted conclusions setting out the EU's priorities at the 75th General Assembly of the United Nations (September 2020 – September 2021), under the theme "Championing multilateralism and a strong and effective UN that delivers for all".
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to the UN in New York - Publication date: 18/09/2020
European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen today mapped out in her first annual State of the Union address, a path for the European Union to overcome the fragility laid bare by the coronavirus crisis and build a union of vitality.
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 16/09/2020
Under the EU-supported framework of the Pakistan’s Action to Counter Terrorism project 25,000 personal protective equipment (PPE) kits were handed over to the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) Pakistan by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) on 23 July in Islamabad. Each
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to PAKISTAN - Publication date: 27/07/2020
Even at this time of global pandemic, crimes against humanity and war crimes continue to be perpetrated. The EU reiterates its commitment to uphold and defend the principles and values enshrined in the Rome Statute and to support the ICC
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 16/07/2020
Torture denies the dignity of the human being. Its victims suffer both visible and invisible wounds. And this is still the horrifying reality today. On International Day in support of Victims of Torture, EU High Representative Josep Borrrell states “At a time when the world is joining efforts to
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 26/06/2020