On December 15, the European Union Delegation to Papua New Guinea, represented by its Acting Head of Cooperation visited the Sibalai community of Milne Bay Province to mark the occasion of the official launch of the Sibalai Resource Centre as part of the Community Led MDG Acceleration Project (CLMAP). The programme, developed as a pilot initiative by the European Union in 2012, aims to assist the government to accelerate achievement of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) at the local level and to demonstrate community and civil society capacity to drive community development.
20 December 2017, New York – Intervention on behalf of the European Union and its Member States by Ms Eglantine Cujo, Counsellor, Legal Adviser, the Delegation of the European Union to the United Nations, General Assembly meeting, the item Culture of Peace: draft resolution – WAVE (a world against violence and violent extremism).
20 December 2017, New York – Statement on behalf of the EU and its Member States delivered by H.E. Ms. Joanne Adamson, Chargé d’Affaires a.i. Delegation of the European Union to the United Nations, at the Security Council Open Debate on Maintenance of International Peace and Security: Addressing Complex Contemporary Challenges to International Peace and Security.
20 December 2017, New York – European Union statement on the ”Strengthening of the United Nations system; United Nations reform: measures and proposals” delivered by H.E. Mr. Sven Jürgenson, Head of Delegation, Permanent Mission of the Republic of Estonia to the United Nations.
The Commission would like to gather the views of the main ‘users’ of the common visa policy: individuals, interest groups, advocacy groups, think tanks and professional organisations. We want to hear from as broad a range of users as possible, as it is important to get views and input from all stakeholders. We're particularly interested in learning about the experience of travellers who have applied for a Schengen visa in the past 5 years.