In a year which marks its 10th anniversary, the Human Rights Council clearly continues to play a paramount role in the UN human rights system. It is a crucial forum in which the EU defends and promotes the universality, indivisibility, and interdependence of human rights.
Despite many calls, Ukranian pilot Nadiya Savchenko has been sentenced yesterday.
We continue to add our voices to the many others worldwide calling on the Russian authorities to immediately and unconditionally release Nadiya Savchenko, on humanitarian grounds, and in keeping with the "Package of measures for the implementation of the Minsk agreements" and the commitment therein to release all hostages and detained persons related to the conflict in eastern Ukraine.
Ce 18 mars 2016, le Premier Ministre, SEM Daniel Kablan Duncan, et le Vice-Président de la Banque européenne d’investissement (BEI), M. Ambroise Fayolle, ont annoncé le financement de 117 millions d’euros de la Banque de l’Union européenne en soutien au développement du projet ENERGOS en Côte d’Ivoire.
Description : The purposes of this contract is three-fold: support the de-regulation policy and implementation actions of the Ukrainian authorities at all relevant levels with particular focus on SMEs in priority sectors; strengthen the capacity of Ukrainian Ukrainian national, regional and local authorities and other stakeholders to implement effective economic development policies with specific focus on SMEs; improve access to information for Ukrainian SMEs.
Tirsdag 22. mars ble Brussel rammet av to terrorangrep. EUs ledere uttrykker sin sorg og sin fulle støtte til det belgiske folk og Belgias myndigheter, og understreker at EUs institusjoner og medlemsland står sammen i kampen mot hat, voldelig ekstremisme og terrorisme.