The Council today adopted a set of conclusions concerning the implementation by the EU of the United Nations' 2030 Agenda on Sustainable Development, which was established in 2015 and comprises a set of 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Given the horizontal nature of the 2030 Agenda, its implementation requires a cross-policy approach by the EU and its member states. Earlier this year, the Commission published a reflection paper "Towards an ever more sustainable Union by 2030," to which the conclusions are a response.
As Yemen enters its fifth year of conflict, the EU Ambassador Antonia-Calvo Puerta and the Deputy Head of the Delegation Riccardo Villa visited Aden for the third time this year from 23 to 27 March to discuss key priorities of the Government of Yemen.
The mission carried out on 16 to 20 February in Cairo on Yemeni women's participation in the peace process is part of the EU-funded project in cooperation with CMI-DeepRoot. The consultation with Yemeni women's networks aimed at discussing useful approaches to support women in Yemen.
Last night several civilians, including children, were killed at a hospital in Katif. We extend our condolences to the families of the victims and wish a speedy recovery to the injured. As the war in Yemen enters its fifth year, the country continues to be plagued by violence, hunger and disease.
"Please, do not abandon us" ",Yemeni women in Sana'a, EU mission to Sana'a, July 2018.
On the occasion of International Women's Day that we celebrate around the world, the war in Yemen enters its four year and Yemenis across the country continue to suffer from increasing of violence. Yemeni women and girls face child marriage, unpaid labour, gender based violence and economic struggles. They are paying the price of war.
The short-film produced by the Oscar-nominated Yemeni filmmaker Adurahman Hussein is part of an EU-funded project in cooperation with Saferworld. The film narrates the path of Yemeni artist Murad Subay who uses street art to inspire collective action to build peace.