“The virus does not distinguish between continents, borders, nationalities or ethnicities”. In the first ministerial statement on COVID-19 embracing the two continents, Foreign Ministers from Asia and Europe stress the transboundary nature of the pandemic and the interconnectedness between their
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 07/09/2020
Josep Borrell, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission, held bilateral meetings with a number of his Asian counterparts today in Madrid. The meetings took place in the margins of the 14th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM)
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 15/12/2019
The 1st of March is ASEM day, a day to promote cooperation, partnership and connectivity between Asia and Europe; a day to celebrate the importance of connecting the two continents, based on the principles of equal partnership and mutual respect.
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 01/03/2019
The 12th ASEM (Asia-Europe Meeting) Summit took place on 18-19 October in Brussels, bringing together 51 countries, as well as EU and Asian institutions. Under the title "Global Partners for Global Challenges", leaders addressed some of the world's most pressing issues.
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 19/10/2018