On the 9th of June, the EU Delegation led by the HoD, Jana Hybaskova and the Minister of Agriculture, Water and Forestry, John Mutorwa, launched the Programme: "Support to the Livestock Sector in the Northern Communal Areas (NCAs) of Namibia. The launch took place in Opuwo (capital of Kunene Region in North-Western Namibia). The Livestock Programme aims to have a long-term and positive impact on the standard of living of rural families in NCAs, by creating more job and income opportunities, especially for the youth and women.
On the invitation of the Minister of Defence, Mr Christoforos Fokaides, the Chairman of the European Union Military Committee (CEUMC), General Mikhail Kostarakos, paid an official visit to Cyprus from 03rd to 05th of July.
European Union Opening Statement at the United Nations Open-ended Working Group on Ageing: Contribution of Older Persons to Social Development for the purpose of strengthening the protection of the human rights of older persons, Item 5: Measures to enhance the contribution of Older Persons to Social Development8th working session, 5-7 July 2017.