The Delegation of the European Union, in agreement with the EU Heads of Mission in Papua New Guinea, notes the result of the Bougainville referendum announced on the 11th of December 2019 by the Chair of the Bougainville Referendum Commission, Bertie Ahern, Former Prime Minister of Ireland. It welcomes the peaceful conduct of the referendum and the constructive approach taken by both the Government of PNG and the Autonomous Bougainville Government.
The European Commission today presented The European Green Deal – a roadmap for making the EU's economy sustainable by turning climate and environmental challenges into opportunities across all policy areas and making the transition just and inclusive for all.
“Hamenus Lixu Plastiku (HLP)” - Reduce Plastic Waste is a new 3 years’ project funded by the European Union (EU) to limit plastic waste generation. It’s a project that supports the Civil Society Organizations and local business to participate in creating plastics circular economy and to participate in advocating for a cleaner, healthier and more prosperous Timor-Leste.
Today, the European Commission unveiled a proposal that will allow the European Union to protect its trade interests despite the paralysis of the multilateral dispute settlement system in the World Trade Organization (WTO). To further increase the focus on compliance and enforcement of the EU's trade agreements, the Commission created today the position of Chief Trade Enforcement Officer.