Our ocean is under threat from the effects of climate change, over-fishing, pollution and loss of biodiversity. Our future depends on a clean and healthy ocean, where protection and sustainable use go hand in hand. Safeguarding the ocean for future generations is a shared responsibility and a matter
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 23/10/2019
Two important summits took place in the margins of UNGA this week- The UN Climate Action Summit and the UN Summit on Sustainable Development Goals- where the EU expressed its strong commitment on accomplishing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development towards a peaceful and prosperous world, with
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 25/09/2019
A blue sky above the Belgian coast, blue EU and UN flags flying, and none other than the blue Smurfs in their homeland, a perfect setting for a gathering of around 2000 students on a mission to save the blue planet. This was just one of the first actions taking place in the margins of the
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 21/09/2019
29 March 2019, New York – Statement on behalf of the European Union and its Member States, delivered by H.E. Ambassador João Vale de Almeida, Head of the European Union Delegation to the United Nations, at the President of the General Assembly's High Level Event on Climate and Sustainable
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to the UN in New York - Publication date: 29/03/2019
The REWEP is a project co-funded by the EU whose aim is to improve access and knowledge of renewable energy solutions to rural women entrepreneurs in Thaba-Tseka and to improve the access rural schools have to solar power.
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to LESOTHO - Publication date: 11/02/2019
Le PNEE repose sur un partenariat original entre les secteurs public MEPU et privé BM avec le soutien du HRDC, l'AFD, Switch Africa Green, et UE. Afin de voir les retombées des audits énergétiques en entreprises, Le "Public-Private Meeting" s'est réuni le 26 octobre 2018 à
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to MAURITIUS AND SEYCHELLES - Publication date: 19/12/2018
The Government of Mauritius and the European Union held a High Level Policy Dialogue on Climate Change to discuss how to bring their partnership in climate change to the next level. Participants from various ministries, the private sector and the civil society attended the event. The European Union
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to MAURITIUS AND SEYCHELLES - Publication date: 18/12/2018
The UN climate conference (COP24) in Katowice, Poland, concluded today with the adoption of a clear rulebook to make the Paris Agreement on climate change work in practice across the world. The completion of the rulebook was the EU's top objective in these negotiations.
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to MAURITIUS AND SEYCHELLES - Publication date: 17/12/2018