International Labour Conference - 105th session (30th May – 10th June 2016) - Committee on Advancing Social Justice - Reviewing the impact of the ILO Declaration on Social Justice for a Fair Globalization - Point D: Partnerships and policy coherence
Thank you very much, Mr President. It is for me indeed a pleasure to come back to Warsaw. Poland was the first Member State I visited after I took office in November 2014. And it is very important for me to pay this visit just a month before the NATO summit, to prepare for that, to exchange views on the preparations on the political level of the NATO Summit.
Action Aid International The Gambia in partnership with the Child Protection Alliance and FAWEGAM officially launched the project entitled “Empowering Child-focused Organisations to Promote Children’s Rights in 3 regions of The Gambia, LRR, CRR and URR”. The launching ceremony took place in Soma in the Lower River Region on Thursday 9th June 2016. The project worth 400,000€ (approximately D18,000,000) is co-funded by the European Union (EU) and ActionAid.
On 1 June 2016 India announced its subscription to the Hague Code of Conduct against Ballistic Missile Proliferation (HCoC). This step will contribute to enhancing transparency and security among States in South Asia and beyond. All States which have not yet subscribed to the Code of Conduct, in particular those possessing space launch vehicles and ballistic missile capabilities, should follow this example.
Ambassador Pierre Mayaudon, Head of Delegation of the European Union to Bangladesh, hosted a reception today in Dhaka for 68 Bangladeshi students who will benefit from an EU scholarship of the 'Erasmus+' programme.