The EU’s external policies, strategies, instruments and missions to support stability, promote human rights and democracy, seek to spread prosperity and support the enforcement of the rule of law and good governance.
EU Delegations are part of the European External Action Service (EEAS), which is the European Union's diplomatic service. They are essential to the promotion of EU interests and values around the world, and are in the front line in delivering EU external relations policy and action.
Apart from direct humanitarian assistance, EU-funded projects in Syria also cover thematic sectors such as education, livelihoods, civil society and human rights, media, governance, health and agriculture.
Since the creation of the so-called Schengen Zone travel between EU countries has become much easier. Quality, diversity, and opportunity are among the many benefits of European higher education institutions.