The European Commission has taken stock of all work strands of the European Agenda on Migration in its Progress Report. The report highlighted that almost 760,000 lives at sea and over 23,000 migrants in the Nigerien desert were rescued with EU support since 2015.
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 16/10/2019
Each year 12 million girls under 18 are married; 130 million girls worldwide are still out of school; and approximately 15 million adolescent girls aged 15-19 have experienced forced sexual activity. The EU is committed to continue its full support to see progress and not regress, for girls and
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 11/10/2019
"The need for the Union for the Mediterranean has never been stronger," said High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini at the 4th ministerial Regional Forum of the Union for the Mediterranean, which she co-chaired today in Barcelona with Jordan's Prime Minister Ayman
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 10/10/2019
The security situation in the Sahel is degrading. The EU supports the security and defence efforts of the G5 Sahel countries inter alia by deploying security advisors. The CivOpsCdr and the EU Special Representative for the Sahel visited Mali for an on-the-spot evaluation with the Malian leadership.
Author: The Civilian Planning and Conduct Capability (CPCC) - Publication date: 09/10/2019
The EU Monitoring Mission (EUMM) is the only permanent international presence on the ground monitoring the situation between the two breakaway regions of Georgia, namely Abkhazia and South Ossetia. An open dialogue that takes place at meetings of the IPRM and via an EUMM-managed Hotline provides
Author: The Civilian Planning and Conduct Capability (CPCC) - Publication date: 07/10/2019
Climate change is a threat that spares no country. The world is already witnessing multiple devastating impacts. The EU highlights the urgency to step up global efforts in response to climate change, in the context of sustainable development and efforts to eradicate poverty, in line with the
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 04/10/2019
The European Union and 5 Eastern and Southern Africa partners namely Comoros, Madagascar, Mauritius, Seychelles and Zimbabwe officially launched negotiations on the deepening of the EU-ESA interim Economic Partnership Agreement on 2 October 2019 in Mauritius. They held the first technical meeting on
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to MAURITIUS AND SEYCHELLES - Publication date: 03/10/2019