High Representative/Vice President Federica Mogherini today addressed the second annual Southern Mediterranean Civil Society Forum, held in Brussels on 28-29 May. The objective of the Forum is to create mechanisms for a sustained and structured dialogue between civil society, the authorities and the EU at a regional level.
The European Union and Tunisia are united in solidarity and partnership following the terrorist attacks in Tunisia’s Bardo Museum. High Representative/ Vice President Federica Mogherini declared “it is the EU’s responsibility to accompany the construction of a strong Tunisian democracy, guaranteeing security, economic development and social progress for all Tunisians. Tunisia can count on the EU.”
HR/VP Federica Mogherini's agenda this week included chairing the Foreign Affairs Council (FAC) and the EU-Ukraine Association Council, visiting Ukraine, hosting the Eurochanukah event, speaking to CSDP missions and operations and meeting the leadership of both Moldova and Kosovo.
Launched in 2013, the European Neighbourhood Program for Agriculture and Rural
Development (ENPARD) was developed by the European Union to boost the production of food
in Georgia and to reduce rural poverty.