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El Presidente del Banco Europeo de Inversiones (BEI), Werner Hoyer y la Vicepresidenta, Emma Navarro, visitan desde este lunes 22 de julio Colombia en una misión que consolida el apoyo europeo y la disponibilidad de invertir en las zonas más golpeadas por la violencia y la pobreza.

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Delivered by Commissioner Christos Stylianides on behalf of High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini.

Dear colleagues, we follow with great attention the unfolding situation of migrants across the Central America region. Thousands aim at crossing the US-Mexico border in hope of reaching safety and build a livelihood for themselves and their families and their children. The reasons are multi-fold and many were noted in the earlier debate of the previous European Parliament on 14 November 2018.

10 de julho de 2019

União Europeia e Brasil trabalham juntos para combater o crime organizado nas prisões

•    Programa da União Europeia (EL PAcCTO) e o DEPEN organizaram seminário para trabalhar de forma conjunta sobre a infiltração do crimes organizado em presídios;
•    Primeiro Comando da Capital (PCC) é uma organização criminosa que tem origem nos presídios de São Paulo, Brasil.

17 July unites all those who wish to support justice, promote victims' rights, and help prevent crimes that threaten the peace, security and well-being of the world. "We shall never forget atrocities from the past but rather keep them as part of our collective human memory and determination to prevent future conflicts and genocides. That is why the EU contributes each year to the promotion of international criminal justice," stated EU High Representative Federica Mogherini on behalf of the EU, on the occasion of International Criminal Justice Day.

El segundo Encuentro del Programa EUROsociAL+ en Cartagena de Indias refuerza el mensaje de “aunar fuerzas para un futuro común” entre la Unión Europea y América Latina y el Caribe.

The Senior Officials of the International Contact Group (ICG) met today in Brussels to discuss the latest developments in Venezuela.


On July 15, Colombia and the European Union held the 5th edition of their High Level Political Dialogue in Bogotá.


The EU reaffirms that the underlying multidimensional crisis requires an urgent political solution. This can only be achieved through a peaceful, democratic and Venezuelan-owned process leading to free and fair presidential elections.