The European Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Neven Mimica, announced the European Union's support of EUR 5 million to Papua New Guinea's (PNG) commitments to address El Niño impact during his visit to Port Moresby to attend the 8th Summit of African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) Heads of State and Governments.
High Representative Federica Mogherini visited Slovakia and Poland on Wednesday and Thursday, discussing Slovakia’s preparations for its first Presidency of the Council of the European Union, which begins next month, and preparing for the upcoming NATO summit and the upcoming Global Strategy for EU foreign policy during meetings with the President and Foreign Minister of Poland.
Action Aid International The Gambia in partnership with the Child Protection Alliance and FAWEGAM officially launched the project entitled “Empowering Child-focused Organisations to Promote Children’s Rights in 3 regions of The Gambia, LRR, CRR and URR”. The launching ceremony took place in Soma in the Lower River Region on Thursday 9th June 2016. The project worth 400,000€ (approximately D18,000,000) is co-funded by the European Union (EU) and ActionAid.
The adoption in the final reading of constitutional amendments related to the judiciary by the Verkhovna Rada in Ukraine is a crucial step towards strengthening the judiciary, improving its efficiency, safeguarding its independence and impartiality, and combating corruption.