Mother Earth is clearly urging a call to action. Australian fires, heat records, oceans filling with plastic and the worst locust invasion in Kenya, as well as a record-breaking Atlantic hurricane season. Now we face COVID-19, a worldwide health pandemic link to the health of our ecosystem.
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 22/04/2021
The EU will provide new funding for the effective implementation of the Arms Trade Treaty (ATT). The Council today adopted a decision allowing the EU to support three projects of the ATT Secretariat in Geneva with a contribution of EUR 1.37 million. The aim is to help states parties to the treaty to
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to the UN in Geneva - Publication date: 16/04/2021
EUAM Iraq Deputy Head of Mission Ms. Anne Meskanen, met with the Deputy Special Representative of the United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq and the UN Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator in Iraq, Ms. Irena Vojáčková-Sollorano. Ms. Vojáčková-Sollorano was accompanied by Mr. Shen Yilmaz,
Author: Press and information team of EUAM Iraq - Publication date: 16/04/2021
This funding to the Sierra Leone Red Cross is part of the EU's overall contribution to the Disaster Relief Emergency Fund (DREF) of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC).
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to SIERRA LEONE - Publication date: 16/04/2021
The European Commission launched a call for applications to participate in the Youth Sounding Board for International Partnerships. The board will advise the Commissioner for International Partnerships Jutta Urpilainen on the relevance and effectiveness of EU external action when it comes to youth.
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to INDIA and BHUTAN - Publication date: 16/04/2021
"I was lucky to work for a director who once talked and played with my 3-year-old daughter whilst I was finalising a document for the Council but I also knew another director who didn’t accept my request for two-days leave when my 7-year-old son underwent surgery. Women are too often considered
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 16/04/2021
Dili 16 April 2021. Today the EU has allocated €150,000 in emergency funding to respond to the humanitarian needs resulting from severe floods and passage of tropical Cyclone Seroja in Timor-Leste and Indonesia, €100,000 (USD 120,000) of which will go to Timor-Leste.
Author: Delegation to TIMOR-LESTE - Publication date: 16/04/2021
The European Union (EU) is stepping-up its partnership with Zambia with an innovative approach on governance, moving away from a “donor-recipient relationship” to a “partnerships of equals”. This week, the EU signed the very first two Twinning projects in Sub-Sahara Africa, which are in support
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to ZAMBIA - Publication date: 15/04/2021