In 2019, the EEAS invited the artist Rikardo Druškić from Bosnia and Herzegovina to create an EU-Western Balkans mural in central Brussels. Inspired by this, a call was launched in Montenegro for murals to be painted on the same theme. Now these have been unveiled in three cities across the country.
Автор: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 30/05/2020
On International Day of UN Peacekeepers we pay tribute to the invaluable work of peacekeepers and honour those who have lost their lives while on duty. The EU works closely with the UN on peacekeeping and civilian, police and military crisis management, to enhance security both inside and outside
Автор: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 29/05/2020
In 2019, I visited as Spanish Minister for Foreign Affairs the Simon Bolivar bridge, a 300 metres long bridge spanning Venezuela and Colombia. The bridge is named after the Venezuelan statesman and it was until the Venezuelan economic crisis a popular crossing point for citizens to shop across the
Автор: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 27/05/2020
On 26 May, the international community gathered again to show solidarity with millions of Venezuelan refugees and migrants who have had to flee their country in order to find refuge abroad, especially in the neighbouring countries including Colombia, Peru and Ecuador. The Covid-19 pandemic has only
Автор: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 26/05/2020
I was glad that my friend Heiko Maas asked me to speak at the opening of the annual German Ambassadors’ conference, together with Chancellor Merkel. It was an opportunity to stress how high expectations are for the upcoming German EU Presidency, to guide Europe through the crisis and make sure we
Автор: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 25/05/2020
After six months which laid the groundwork for developing a green human rights agenda at the level of the Council of Europe, the Georgian chairmanship of the Committee of Ministers comes to an end today. Although efforts have recently been slowed down by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Georgian
Автор: Press and information team of the Delegation to the COUNCIL OF EUROPE in Strasbourg - Publication date: 15/05/2020
Despite the current challenges caused by the Coronavirus, including curfews imposed by the Nigerien government, EUCAP Sahel Niger continues to support the country’s internal security forces- among others by donating operational equipment to the forces.
Автор: The Civilian Planning and Conduct Capability (CPCC) - Publication date: 14/05/2020