Environmental and social changes are deeply affecting Euro-Mediterranean agro-food systems and water resources. Climate change, unsustainable agricultural practices, over-exploitation of natural resources, new lifestyle behaviours and low profitability of small farms put a strain on the sustainable and healthy development of the EUROMED region, with major impacts on our societies. The increased complexity of such social, economic and environmental challenges can only be tackled through common efforts and resources with a research and innovation approach.
El Programa FIRST se implementa en 34 países y organizaciones de África, Asia y América Latina y el Caribe, entre ellos Colombia, Cuba, Guatemala, Honduras y Surinam
Mejorar la seguridad alimentaria y nutricional y la agricultura sostenible requiere políticas intersectoriales y marcos institucionales sólidos que vayan acompañados de inversiones que garanticen su implementación a largo plazo.
ILO Governing Body, 332nd session
Geneva, 12 March – 22 March 2018
EU Statement - INS/10: Complaint concerning non-observance by the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela of the Minimum Wage-Fixing Machinery Convention, 1928 (N° 26), the Freedom of Association and Protection of the Right to Organise Convention, 1948 (N° 87), and the Tripartite Consultation (International Labour Standards) Convention, 1976 (N° 144), submitted under article 26 of the Constitution by several delegates to the 104th Session (2015) of the International Labour Conference
20 March 2018, New York – European Union Statement by Frank Meeussen, European External Action Service, at the Preparatory Committee for the UN Conference to Review Progress Made in the Implementation of the Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects: Cooperation and assistance