Entre 17 e 24 de outubro, no Centro Cultural Francês, a Handicap International e a Federação das Associações de Defesa e Promoção dos Direitos das Pessoas com Deficiência realizam uma exposição de fotografia alusiva à participação das pessoas com deficiência na sociedade guineense. A inauguração terá lugar nesta terça-feira, 17 de outubro, às 18 horas.
Today I presented credentials to H.E. President Fouad Masum as Ambassador of the European Union to the Republic of Iraq. I am proud of this appointment by Federica Mogherini, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission, and feel honoured to represent the EU at such an important moment in the relations with Iraq. The fight against Da'esh is reaching a successful conclusion, showing how effective the combination of international support and the determination of the Government and the people of Iraq can be.
The municipal elections which took place in country on Sunday 15 October, were held in a competitive environment. The elections were observed by the OSCE/ODIHR Election Observation Mission, which published its statement of preliminary findings and conclusions yesterday.
Contributions from the EU and its member states to support developing countries in reducing their greenhouse gas emissions and coping with the impacts of climate change showed a significant increase in 2016.