Organised crime profits from vulnerable legal frameworks, threatening the most vulnerable populations and plunging victims into poverty and hardship. A global problem requires a multilateral solution. In its Resolution 53/111 of 9 December 1998, the United Nations' General Assembly (UNGA)
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to UN and OSCE in Vienna - Publication date: 17/11/2020
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
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
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
press Category: Council Conclusions Regions: Africa Angola Benin Botswana Burkina Faso Burundi Cabo Verde Cameroon Central African Republic Comoros Congo (Brazzaville) Côte d'Ivoire Djibouti DR Congo (Kinshasa) Equatorial Guinea Eritrea Eswatini Ethiopia Gabon Gambia Ghana Guinea Guinea
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 15/06/2020
28/05/2020 – United Nations, New York HR/VP Josep Borrell sets out the EU’s strong support for effective multilateralism and the work of the United Nations. He gives detailed examples of how the EU is working to promote peace and security in many crises that are on the agenda of the UN Security
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 28/05/2020
08/05/2020 – United Nations, New York In a special commemorative session of the UN Security Council HR/VP Josep Borrell looks back on the progress that Europe has made in 75 years of freedom, human rights and the rule of law. He stresses that constant efforts are needed to protect these values in a
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 08/05/2020