21 June 2021, New York - Statement on behalf of the European Union and its Member States at the Meeting of the States Parties to the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea Thirty-First Meeting: Agenda item 9 - Information reported by the Secretary-General of the International Seabed Authority
21 June 2021, New York - Statement on behalf of the European Union and its Member States at the Meeting of the States Parties to the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea Thirty-First Meeting: Agenda item 8 - Report of the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea to the Meeting of States Parties
In response to an invitation by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Zambia, the European Union (EU) has decided to deploy an EU Election Observation Mission (EOM) to the general elections scheduled for 12 August 2021.
La pandemia de COVID-19 ha magnificado los retos de los derechos humanos y la democracia en muchas partes del mundo. Por ello, la UE ha situado los derechos humanos en el centro de su política exterior. Esta es una de las principales características del recién adoptado Informe Anual de la Unión Europea sobre los Derechos Humanos y la Democracia en el Mundo 2020.
Le Projet d‘appui à la société civile, HIBISCUS, a organisé ce jour une cérémonie de signature de contrats avec 10 organisations de la société civile (OSC) sélectionnées, après un appel à propositions.
1. Overview of the human rights and democracy situation: The UAE portrays the country as a modern, progressive, tolerant and rights-based nation, which embraces globalisation and is ‘a meeting place of the world’, notably with EXPO 2020 and beyond. The UAE has therefore worked purposefully during the past ten years to improve its human rights record and to change the external perception of the country’s human rights situation. The country has made some strides towards an inclusive and responsive society.
The Music In Africa Foundation (MIAF), in partnership with the Goethe-Institut, is calling on organisations operating in the Southern African cultural sector, including Lesotho, to apply for funding through the newly launched Sound Connects Fund. The Fund is made possible with the support of the ACP-EU Culture Programme. The call will close at midnight on 25 July 2021.