High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice President of the European Commission, Federica Mogherini meets Smail Chergui, Commissioner for Peace and Security of the African Union
On 22 November 2016, the EU and Myanmar held their third bilateral Human Rights Dialogue in Nay Pyi Taw. European Union Special Representative for Human Rights Stavros Lambrinidis, EU Ambassador Roland Kobia and a delegation of senior European diplomats had a wide exchange with the Myanmar government on current national, regional and global human rights issues.
On 25 November the European Union supported the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women.
On the occasion HR/VP Federica Mogherini gave a statement in support of the UN Women campaign "Orange the World", and called for a year of zero tolerance to violence against women, focusing on actions to combat this phenomenon, both within the EU’s borders and beyond.
The European Union's Ambassador to Australia H.E. Sem Fabrizi, delivered a speech at the Annual General Meeting of the European Australian Business Council held at the Intercontinental Hotel. (Sydney, 24 November).