Members will be visiting Lebanon from 17 to 19 May 2016 to discuss the state of EU-Lebanon cooperation, specifically with regards to the on-going financial support to the Palestinian and Syrian refugees in the country and the Lebanese population affected by the Syrian crisis.
In collaboration with the Ministry of States and Frontier Regions (SAFRON), National Security Division and Konrad Adenauer Stiftung, the Seminar on ‘Refugee Crisis and Its Ramifications for Global & National Security’, was hosted on 16 May by the SASSI University.
We had a good meeting here in Vienna of the group that, both from the international community at large and from the region, supports the ongoing process in Libya. It was very important to have Prime Minister Sarraj with us. As the European Union, we are working with him and the Presidency Council since months now.
A joint UNICEF/ECHO communication campaign to raise awareness was launched today in Rome at the Italian High-school Liceo Classico Torquato Tasso, as part of a series of launch events during the next 7 months in Europe.
Between the 4th and 6th May 2016, implementers from EU Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Centres of Excellence (CBRN CoE) Project 46 visited Putrajaya in Malaysia to carry out their initial fact-finding mission.