Thank you very much to you, Javad, to my friends, the Commissioners, the seven Commissioners that have been traveling with me, my colleagues and our respective teams but also to the media that has been so patient and still so numerous in following our works. Thank you very much.
Joint Communiqué 1. A high-level dialogue on migration was held in Abidjan on 16 April 2016 between H.E. Mr Abdallah Albert Toikeusse Mabri, Côte d’Ivoire's Minister for Foreign Affairs, and Mr Bert Koenders, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands, who was visiting Côte d’Ivoire on behalf of Ms Federica Mogherini, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the European Commission.
Communiqué conjoint 1. Un dialogue de Haut Niveau sur les migrations s'est déroulé le 16 avril 2016 à Abidjan entre le Ministre des Affaires Etrangères de la République de Côte d'Ivoire, S.E.M Abdallah Albert Toikeusse Mabri et le Ministre des Affaires étrangères des Pays-Bas, S.E.M. Bert Koenders, en visite en Côte d'Ivoire au nom de la Haute représentante de l'Union européenne pour les Affaires Etrangères et la politique de Sécurité et vice-présidente de la Commission européenne, Mme Federica Mogherini.
EU High Representative and Vice-President of the European Commission, Federica Mogherini, today led a delegation of Commissioners on a high level visit to Iran to mark a new beginning in the bilateral relations.
The two sides agreed on the need to develop a broad and comprehensive agenda for enhanced bilateral cooperation, while they both stay fully committed to implementation of the JCPOA agreement in Iran's nuclear programme.
In Pristina for talks with leading political figures and civil society, the EU High Representative Federica Mogherini stressed the need for all Kosovo to unite behind the European agenda. "Kosovo is Europe", she said, and it is important to continue on the long road to European integration.
On 16 April 2016, a High Level Dialogue (HLD) meeting on migration was held in Accra between Ghana and the European Union (EU). Ms Hanna Tetteh, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ghana and Mr Prosper D.K. Bani, Minister for the Interior, met Mr. Bert Koenders, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands, who was visiting Ghana on behalf of the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the European Commission, Federica Mogherini.
Let me start by saying that I am honoured and proud to pay this first visit here. We were together in the headquarters in Rome few months ago. And we are here exactly one year after we saw the tragic loss of lives in this very same sea - it was on the 18 April last year.
The annual spring meeting of the donor coordination group in support of the Palestinian economy, the Ad Hoc Liaison Committee (AHLC), will be held in Brussels on Tuesday, 19 April. The meeting is hosted by the EU High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini, and presided by the Norwegian Foreign Minister Børge Brende in his capacity as the Chair of the AHLC. Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations, Johannes Hahn, will also participate.