04/11/2021- Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro's government has shown new commitment to ending illegal deforestation in the Amazon and is aware it is a hurdle to improved ties with Europe, the Vice President of the European Union Josep Borrell said on Thursday.
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 04/11/2021
14/09/2020- EU Cyber Forum, Brussels. HR/VP Josep Borrell underlines that cyber issues are geo-political in nature and have a strong security dimension. The EU wants everyone to reap the benefits that the Internet and the use of technologies provide. At the same time we need effective answers to
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 14/09/2020
9/07/2020 – Carnegie Europe/EU Institute for Security Studies, Brussels HR/VP Josep Borrell analyses the ways in which COVID-19 is changing the international landscape and how the EU is addressing the challenges it created in terms of health, economy and security. The EU should present itself as a
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 09/07/2020
Already well-known in the human rights world, Eamon Gilmore has yet to become a familiar name in the tech and cyber community, but it’s high time they knew him. Gilmore represents the European Union on all human-rights related issues. That includes the impact of new technologies on human rights
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 03/07/2020
08/05/2020 – United Nations, New York In a special commemorative session of the UN Security Council HR/VP Josep Borrell looks back on the progress that Europe has made in 75 years of freedom, human rights and the rule of law. He stresses that constant efforts are needed to protect these values in a
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 08/05/2020
1/03/2020 – University of Khartoum In a speech to the students of Khartoum University, HR/VP Josep Borrell emphasises the EU’s desire to upgrade its relationship with Africa. He also stresses the EU’s strong support for the wishes of many young people in Sudan for democratic change.
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 01/03/2020
Strasbourg, 13 February 2020 Delivered by Commissioner Helena Dalli on behalf of High Representative/Vice-President Borrell Check against delivery! In recent months, we have seen some serious and disturbing revelations about the exploitation of children involved in mica extraction in Madagascar
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 13/02/2020