European Union External Action
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Find out more about what the European Union is, its history and its countries. Facts and figures about living in the EU.
Useful information on traveling from Japan to the EU, such as visas, travel restrictions and consulates, and for studying there.
The EU’s relationship with the region; information on its history and the EU policies and programmes.
Antonio Tajani (EPP, IT) won Parliament’s presidential election with 351 votes in a final face-off with Gianni Pittella (S&D, IT), who secured 282 votes.
The EU contributes to the UN "basket fund" to support the organisation of elections in Kenya, as well as sending an Election Observation Mission and funding efforts to promote women's representation and to discourage election-related violence