Op-ed by Chair of the Committee on Foreign Affairs (AFET) of the European Parliament, David McAllister: "The European Parliament is a strong proponent of a deeper and more comprehensive relationship with Southeast Asia. Four years ago the European Parliament and its Foreign Affairs Committee recommended that the European Union’s relationship with Indonesia should be elevated into a true strategic partnership..."
A delegation from the European Parliament will be in Indonesia from 7 to 9 May 2018 to meet Indonesian senior government officials and legislators as well as ASEAN Permanent representatives and its Secretary General. The visit will highlight the strategic nature of the EU-Indonesia and EU-ASEAN relationship.
Op-ed in the Jakarta Globe by Henrik Hololei, Director-General for Mobility and Transport of the European Commission: "For the European Union, a close and deep partnership with member states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations is of high importance. Our relationship is well defined already by the fact that the European Union is the first investor and second-largest trading partner of ASEAN..."
Presentation of the the oldest and rarest manuscripts and editions pertaining to the various spiritual and philosophical traditions in Albania (6th-19th Centuries) from the Central State Archives of Albania.
The situation of media and the freedom of expression in Turkey was in the focus of a special conference hosted by the European Parliament and the European Commission on the occasion of the World Press Freedom Day. The conference brought together journalists and civil society representatives from Turkey and from across the European Union. A series of discussion panels provided a platform for opinions and contributions from NGOs, journalists, independent media organisations and EU institutions on the challenges impacting freedom of expression and the media landscape in Turkey today.
A Humanité & Inclusion (novo nome da Handicap International), em parceria com a Federação das Associações para a Defesa e a Promoção dos Direitos das Pessoas com Deficiência e o Ministério da Educação Nacional, realiza até dia 24 de maio do corrente ano a campanha radiofónica "Viva a diversidade".