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The European Union has announced a humanitarian aid package worth €5 million to bring emergency support to vulnerable communities living in Myanmar's Kachin, Rakhine, and Shan states.
At the second "Supporting the Future of Syria and the Region" conference hosted by the EU in Brussels on 24-25 April 2018, the international community and the governments of refugee hosting countries came together to reaffirm their commitment to support the millions of civilians affected
Federica Mogherini met with United Nations Special Envoy for Syria, Staffan de Mistura
Nauru, 04 September 2018- The European Union (EU) has today endorsed the mobilization of EUR 2 million (TOPS 5.3 million) to the Kingdom of Tonga to support recovery efforts following the significant damage caused by tropical cyclone Gita in February of this year.
EU High Representative Mogherini on 25 June presented EU foreign ministers with the second annual report on the implementation of the EU Global Strategy, outlining substantial progress in bolstering the EU's role as a global actor.
"Sexual violence against women, girls, men and boys is a despicable crime, and even more so when it occurs in vulnerable situations of conflict, or as a tactic of war. It is a grave violation of human rights and international humanitarian law, and must be fought with the strongest commitment
Closing statement by Federica Mogherini, Vice-President of the EC, on Annual report on human rights and democracy in the world 2015, extracts from the plenary session of the EP
On 06 July 2016, Federica Mogherini, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the EC, gave a closing statement on the annual report on human rights and democracy in the world 2015, at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France. Videos:  /file
Opening statement by Federica Mogherini, Vice-President of the EC, on Annual report on human rights and democracy in the world 2015, extracts from the plenary session of the EP
Videos:  /file/httpeceuropaeuavservicesvideoplayercfmrefi123942_enhttp://ec.europa.eu/avservices/video/player.cfm?ref=I123942 Topics: Common Foreign & Security Policy (CFSP) EU Global Strategy Foreign policy instruments The Partnership Instrument Regional policies European Economic Area (EEA)
Closing statement by Federica Mogherini, Vice-President of the EC, on New initiatives related to the Middle East Peace Process
Closing statement by Federica Mogherini, Vice-President of the EC, on New initiatives related to the Middle East Peace Process, extracts from the plenary session of the EP Videos:  /file/httpeceuropaeuavservicesvideoplayercfmrefi124147_enhttp://ec.europa.eu/avservices/video/player.cfm?ref=I124147
The EU's cooperation with Armenia aims at supporting the country's resilience, security and prosperity built on democracy, human rights, the rule of law and sustainable economic growth, as well as strengthening its connection to the EU and to the region through enhanced transport
Saving lives in times of increasing humanitarian needs
The European Union is the world’s biggest donor of development assistance, the first trading partner and the first foreign investor for almost every country in the world. As a Union promoting peace, stability and exporting its values and rules, it is faced with many challenges as well as
INFO SHEET ON MOUNT AGUNG ERUPTION (Bali) Follow the instructions of the Indonesian authorities and consult the travel advices published by your Embassy/Consulate as well as reliable Indonesian media sources
Shared Vision, Common Action: A Stronger Europe
The Delegation of the European Union to Tanzania, together with the Gender Centre of the University of Dar es Salaam (UDSM) and the Embassy of the Kingdom of Netherlands have organized an event to mark Human Rights Day on 13 December from 01:00pm at Nkrumah Hall-UDSM. This year, Human Rights Day
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