The European Union (EU) has highlighted the importance of the ongoing decentralization programme in both bringing Government closer to the people and making the administration more accountable in delivering on its obligations to the public.
Last week has been an important week for Yemen. The UN Special Envoy for Yemen, Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed, announced that a nationwide ceasefire would start in Yemen on Sunday 10 April, while UN-facilitated intra-Yemeni negotiations could resume on 18 April in Kuwait.
H.E. Gerhard Sabathil, the EU Ambassador, participated in the 'Korea-EU R&D Fair' organised by National Research Foundation of Korea and sponsored by Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning. The objectives of this event are to inform Korean researchers and entities of up-to-date STI cooperation programmes including Horizon2020, and to build a stronger network with European National Contact Points in selected areas (ICT/BT/NT/Energy/ST/ERC, MSCA). At his congratulatory remarks, H.E.