On the 6th March the Foreign Affairs Council adopted the revised EU Guidelines on the Promotion and Protection of the Rights of the Child . Under the slogan "Leave No Child Behind" these Guidelines set out the EU's overarching strategy to strengthen efforts to ensure every child, in particular the most marginalised, is reached by EU policies and actions around the world.
Livestock is the main Somali export earner and Saudi Arabia is the largest market for Somali livestock. Communities in Somalia have suffered since the Gulf country imposed the ban on Somali livestock in December 2016.
We, the G7 Ambassadors, having recently met with the Acting Minister of Health, wish to underscore our support for the healthcare reform plan.
We believe that the passage of this plan, which defines State guarantees for the financing of insured medical services and medicines through the National Health Service of Ukraine, is a sign that Ukraine is ready and committed to moving forward with its vital reforms, in healthcare and anti-corruption, for the benefit of its citizens.
Discours prononcé par l'Ambassadeur Josep Coll, Chef de la Délégation de l’Union européenne en République du Bénin, à l’occasion de la première session de dialogue technique sur les appuis budgétaires 2016-2020, tenue à Cotonou le 11 avril 2017.
EU contributes to the International Union for Conservation of nature (IUCN) - Save our Species Initiative with an initiative in support of African Wildlife and specifically focussing on the conservation of Africa's large carnivores. The project foresees for the launching of a number of calls for proposals. IUCN launched the first initiative on Wednesday 05/04/2017, with the launching of the first call for proposals.
Today in Gyumri, the EU Ambassador to Armenia Piotr Świtalski announced € 2.9 million Grant Scheme designated to promote an inclusive and empowered society in Armenia, by facilitating participation of the civil society and local authorities in poverty reduction and sustainable development process at local level. It will contribute to raising the economic competitiveness, creating jobs and reducing tendencies of outward migration in regions.