Ms Nereah Amondi Oketch, the winner of the EU-funded Kenyan reality TV series 'Ms President', is coming to Brussels from 17 - 21 November, together with four other finalists from this highly successful show broadcast on Kenyan television. In the TV-series 71 women competed for the title of 'Ms President'. The-TV series raised awareness of the leadership role that women can and should play in society. It ended this summer with the crowning of the first Kenyan ‘Ms President’.
Around 2,000 women and men are currently deployed to our neighbourhood in civilian CSDP missions under EU flag – working outside of the EU’s borders, providing security at home. The EU and its Member States are now implementing a set of commitments to strengthen the civilian dimension of European security and defence.
El día de hoy en Bruselas, la Unión Europea y México celebraron una Reunión de Alto Nivel sobre Asuntos Multilaterales. Esto ocurre después de la visita de la Alta Representante/Vice-Presidenta Federica Mogherini a México el 10 y 11 de septiembre, cuando se acordó intensificar la cooperación UE-México en asuntos multilaterales.
Today in Brussels, the European Union and Mexico held a High Level Meeting on Multilateral Affairs. This follows the visit of High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini to Mexico on 10-11 September, when it was agreed to step up EU-Mexico cooperation on multilateral issues.
Civilian CSDP missions play a crucial role in the European Union’s work as a security provider, addressing security challenges including organised crime, terrorism and hybrid threats and this way contributing towards the level of ambition set in the EU Global Strategy.
This is a critical moment for Bolivia - a moment when maximum restraint and a strongest possible sense of responsibility is needed, both inside and outside the country. Delicate moments like this require firm rejection of violence at the highest level of statesmanship from all.