Natural and man-made disasters are intensifying worldwide due to climate change, which not only affects average temperatures, but also extreme ones. As a result, the number of weather-related natural disasters, such as cyclones, floods, droughts, and fires is now increasing.
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 30/12/2019
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 29/12/2019
The European Union and its Member States immediately offered their assistance with search and rescue operations, post-disaster assessment of damages and coordinating donor efforts to help Albania rebuild itself after the 6.4 magnitude earthquake and the numerous aftershocks that have hit the country
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 27/12/2019
December 2019 marked the 15th anniversary since the establishment of the EU’s military operation in Bosnia and Herzegovina, EU Force (EUFOR) Operation Althea. Since 2004, EUFOR Althea has contributed to a safe and secure environment in Bosnia and Herzegovina for all its people, reinforcing and
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 23/12/2019
On 9 and 10 December 2019 the European Union and the Government of Republic of Zambia officially launched the NATWAMPANE programme in two events held back to back in Mansa and Kasama, provincial capitals of Luapula and Northern Provinces respectively.
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 20/12/2019
Migration is a global phenomenon driven by many forces starting with aspirations for dignity, safety and peace. The decision to leave home may be extreme, and often, the beginning of a dangerous, sometimes fatal journey. On the occasion of International Migrants Day the EU states "we stand
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 18/12/2019
Millions of refugees around the world are in need of assistance and protection. One year after the Global Compact on Refugees (GCR), world leaders are gathering in Geneva on 17 and 18 December at the Global Refugee Forum to provide greater support to the people in need, exchange good practices and
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 17/12/2019
On the spot: H. E. Mr Vincent Degert, EU Ambassador on Maritime Security in Western Indian Ocean says how the Maritime Security Architecture implemented by the Indian Ocean Commission under the EU-funded MASE programme is aligned with the overall EU Defence Strategy. The video has been produced in
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to MAURITIUS AND SEYCHELLES - Publication date: 17/12/2019