The European Union firmly condemns the decision by the Venezuelan authorities to declare the Ambassador of Spain in Caracas as persona non grata and expresses its full solidarity with Spain. The EU recalls that its decisions in the area of foreign policy are taken by unanimity. We call for this decision to be reversed as it affects relations between Venezuela and the EU.
In Bosnia and Herzegovina, the EU Programme for Local Development and Employment is demonstrating the continued support of the European Union to flood-affected localities, as well as EU endeavour to move from recovery to socio-economic development. EU support to all levels of society across the region is critical to enhancing the stability and development of the Western Balkans, as well as their European integration.
On the occasion of the International Holocaust Remembrance Day, European Union High Representative Mogherini says that remembering Europe's dark past and translating what we have learned from our experience into our policies is critical to prevent against the rise of antisemitism, discrimination and hate speech in Europe.
De 26 a 28 de Janeiro realiza-se o Festival Comunitário de Cuntum Madina, em Bissau. Este evento, organizado em parceria com a ONG ESSOR, acontece no âmbito do projecto Governação Integrada Guiné-Bissau (GovInt GB), promovido pelo Instituto Padre António Vieira e Universidade Jean Piaget GB, e co-financiado pela União Europeia e pelo Camões – IP. O Festival, que envolve personalidades e grupos locais, é o resultado do trabalho comunitário e colaborativo desenvolvido nos últimos meses neste bairro.