From 19 to 23 March 2018, a group of officials from law enforcement, police & intelligence agencies in Djibouti, Kenya, Uganda Somalia and South Sudan met for a one-week seminar at the International Peace Support Training Centre (IPSTC) in Karen, Nairobi.
The seminar was organised by the Regional counter-terrorism (CT) law enforcement project – Horn of Africa & Yemen, which is financed by the European Union (EU). The implementation of the ongoing project, which is based at and working out of Nairobi, has been entrusted to a consortium of EU member state agencies.
The European Council has requested High Representative Federica Mogherini to recall the Head of the EU Delegation in the Russian Federation for consultations in Brussels. The Head of Delegation has been instructed accordingly by the High Representative and is expected to arrive in Brussels this weekend for consultations with her.
How many of us take water for granted? If we turn on the tap and no water comes out, we panic, even if there is simply no hot water but only cold water, we panic… Water is an essential building block of life. Access to water, in particular safe drinking water, is a fundamental right, yet, it is still a challenge in many parts of the world.
On behalf of the European Union I would like to welcome the Philippine Delegation, led by Dr. Ceferino S. Rodolfo (Undersecretary and Head of the Delegation, Department of Trade and Industry) and the discussant, H.E. Mr Stephen C. de Boer (Canada), for his introductory words.
High Representative Federica Mogherini held today consultations with the Head of European Union Delegation in the Russian Federation, Markus Ederer, who has arrived in Brussels after having been recalled for consultations as requested by the European Council on Friday. Mr Ederer will continue institutional consultations in the coming days.