European Union External Action
Guidelines on the Promotion and Protection of the Rights of the Child - 2017
Today, the European Union lends its wholehearted support to the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women.
A year ago, the EU and its Member States adopted the second Action Plan on Human Rights and Democracy, a key guiding document for the work towards the advancement of human rights and democracy worldwide.
The British citizens have made their choice to leave our Union. However much we regret this decision, we respect it.
A strategic partnership between the EU and UN Women has been reconfirmed.
On 25 March, EU leaders will come together in Rome to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Treaties of Rome, which were signed on this day in 1957. Commission President, Jean-Claude Juncker, will participate in the Rome Summit, where a number of events are being organised to mark the occasion and to reflect on Europe's common future.