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Statement by EU High Representative and UN Special Representative on Sexual Violence in Conflict on the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict

18 June 2019
On the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict, the European Union and the United Nations join their voices to call on the international community to accelerate its efforts to eliminate the scourge of all forms of sexual violence, including as a strategy…
 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 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
SAMIR KASSIR AWARD FOR FREEDOM OF THE PRESS

The European Union rewards three journalist winners of the 2019 edition of the Samir Kassir Awards

31 May 2019
On 30th May, the Delegation of the European Union to Lebanon held for the 14th time the award ceremony of the Samir Kassir Award for Freedom of the Press at the Sursock Palace Gardens in Beirut. The Award is the annual press freedom flagship event in Lebanon and one of the most prestigious…