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Vatican City and the Holy See
The activities of the EU Delegation in Rome with the Vatican are dealt with by the Head of Delegation who attends ceremonies and events organised by the Vatican. The Head of Delegation also chairs the coordination with the Member States accredited to the Holy See.
On June 13th, Commissioner Stylianides visited the UN WFP premises in Rome on the occasion of the first day of the WFP Annual Executive Board.
A joint UNICEF/ECHO communication campaign to raise awareness was launched today in Rome at the Italian High-school Liceo Classico Torquato Tasso, as part of a series of launch events during the next 7 months in Europe.
On 9 May the European Union Delegation in Rome hosted the Europe Day reception to commemorate the 66th anniversary of the signing of the Schuman Declaration.
Mass to commemorate the tenth anniversary of the accreditation of the Delegation to the Holy See, that occurred on the same occasion of Europe Day in 2006.
On 6 May in the Sala Regia of the Apostolic Palace at the Vatican, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, together with European Parliament President Martin Schulz and European Council President Donald Tusk took part in the ceremony awarding the Charlemagne Prize to Pope Francis.
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