the European Development Days (EDD)

European Development Days 2019 to focus on fighting inequalities

17 June 2019
Tomorrow, the 13th edition of the European Development Days (EDD), the leading global forum on development cooperation, kicks off in Brussels. The two day event will host more than 8,000 participants from 140 countries worldwide, representing 1,200 organisations from the development community,…
EU Egypt

The European Union supports Egypt in the transformation of the Egyptian Museum of Cairo

17 June 2019
The European Union (EU) joins forces with several Egyptian ministries to provide unique collaboration to transform the Egyptian Museum in downtown Cairo. Egyptian Minister of Antiquities Dr. Khaled El-Enany, Minister of Investment and International Cooperation Dr. Sahar Nasr, and the EU Ambassador…
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EU support on the occasion of Egypt’s Day against Female Genital Mutilation

14 June 2019
On the occasion of Egypt’s Day against Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), the European Union reiterates its strong commitment and support to Egypt in its fight against FGM and all harmful practices that negatively affects girls’ and women’s physical and psychological well-being. The EU is strongly…
The Report

From Vision to Action: The EU Global Strategy in Practice - Three years on, looking forward

14 June 2019
High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini has presented the third progress report on the implementation of the European Union Global Strategy, “The EU Global Strategy in Practice - Three years on, looking forward”, which will be discussed by the EU Foreign and Defence Ministers at the…
 International Albinism Awareness Day

EU Statement on the occasion of the International Albinism Awareness Day, 13 June

12 June 2019
n the occasion of the International Albinism Awareness Day, we celebrate the courage and strength of persons with albinism, in countering the discrimination, stigmatisation and violence they face in many countries in the world. Misconceptions of albinism persist, putting both adults and children…
 World Day against Child Labour

EU Statement on the occasion of the World Day against Child Labour

11 June 2019
Today, an estimated 152 million children are victims of child labour worldwide. These 152 million children are being denied their right to have access to education and to a safe living environment. On the occasion of the World Day against Child Labour on 12 June, the European Union, alongside its…
EU Palestine

Palestine: The "European Tour" video series ends with Episode 30

06 June 2019
The "European Tour" video series produced by the EU Delegation to Palestine was completed with the end of the Ramadan period. The "European Tour" brought us to many regions of Palestine and we discovered the European Union's support for the Palestinians in many areas. Watch the last episode of…
EU Egypt

Head of EU Delegation to Egypt extends his sincere condolences to Egyptians who were martyred in the terrorist incident

06 June 2019
Ambassador Ivan Surkoš, Head of EU Delegation to Egypt, extends his sincere condolences to all Egyptians, and especially to the families of the victims who were martyred in the terrorist incident, during Eid al-Fitr. Read more Facebook
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The EU Delegation releases a video about its partnership with Egypt

04 June 2019
The EU Delegation to Egypt hopes that Ramadan this year has brought you and your loved ones blessed times and joyful moments full of peace and celebrations. Watch this video to see how the delegation celebrated the EU's strategic partnership with its counterparts in Egypt. Read more Facebook
EU Palestine

The European Union hosts a Ramadan Iftar in the Old City of Jerusalem

04 June 2019
Representatives of the European Union joined more than 150 Palestinian for a Ramadan Iftar at Burj al Luq Luq Social Centre inside the old city. The event involved EU partners in East Jerusalem and beneficiaries of EU projects in the city. The EU Head of Cooperation Alessandra Viezzer said: “We…