On 11 March 2004, ten bombs exploded almost simultaneously aboard four commuter trains in Madrid (Spain), killing 193 people and injuring around 2,000. Every year since that terrorist attack perpetrated by al-Qaeda, one of the deadliest in the history of Europe, the European Union remembers on this
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 11/03/2020
"We have all the tools and resources at hand- from diplomacy to trade, development cooperation and crisis management. We set global rules and standards and act as a steadfast defender of multilateralism and democratic values. The combination of these assets makes us a leader in responding to
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to UN and OSCE in Vienna - Publication date: 10/03/2020
The EU is a global leader in climate action. Last December the European Council set the future direction of the Union: the EU will be climate-neutral by 2050. Environment and climate ministers met on 5 March, to exchange views on the European Green Deal and to work on the concrete steps needed to
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 09/03/2020
Her Excellency Maria José da Fonseca Monteiro de Jesus, Secretary of State for Equality and Inclusion, launched the EU-UN Spotlight Initiative in presence of members of the Government, the Delegation of the European Union, the United Nations System, diplomatic missions, business community, academia
Author: Delegation to TIMOR-LESTE - Publication date: 05/03/2020
EUCAP Sahel Niger provided recently an intensive 2-weeks pedagogical training to 18 Nigeriens who will serve as future trainers in criminal investigation and analysis as well as anti-arms and drugs trafficking.
Author: The Civilian Planning and Conduct Capability (CPCC) - Publication date: 04/03/2020
Thousands of festival goers made their way through the European Union Village @ the 2020 National Multicultural Festival in Canberra on Saturday 22 February. Stretching along Bunda St, the EU Village featured stalls from 26 Member States and Norway.
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to the Australia - Publication date: 04/03/2020
The Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation H.E. Dionisio Babo Soares and the Ambassador of the European Union to Timor-Leste H.E. Andrew Jacobs signed a financing agreement to launch a new programme to supporting the Deconcentration and Decentralisation process in Timor-Leste. The new
Author: Delegation to TIMOR-LESTE - Publication date: 28/02/2020