“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
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 13th ASEM Foreign Ministers' Meeting (FMM13) took place between 21 and 22 November in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar, gathering Ministers of Foreign Affairs from across Europe and Asia, with the EU High Representative Federica Mogherini as coordinator for the European group.
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 15/11/2017
The EU hosted the ASEM Senior Officials' Meeting on 22-23 June in Brussels, which was preceded by the 1st ever meeting of the ASEM Pathfinder Group on Connectivity. Both meetings were chaired by Gunnar Wiegand, Managing Director Asia and Pacific.
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 17/06/2017
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 01/03/2017