European Union and United Nations sign agreement to help partner countries accelerate progress towards Sustainable Development Goals

European Union and United Nations sign agreement to help partner countries accelerate progress towards Sustainable Development Goals

27 September 2019
The European Union and the United Nations signed yesterday a Contribution Agreement of €30 million to the Joint Fund for the 2030 Agenda. The Fund is a central component of the ongoing reform of the UN Development System and seeks to support the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (…
EU-UN Spotlight Initiative: at the forefront of ending violence against women and girls

EU-UN Spotlight Initiative: at the forefront of ending violence against women and girls

27 September 2019
Yesterday in the margins of the United Nations General Assembly in New York, the European Union and the United Nations hosted a high level event on the EU-UN Spotlight Initiative – inviting all countries, leaders, civil society representatives and local ambassadors to join the movement and take…
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Ambassador of the European Union to Lebanon Ralph Tarraf Meets with Prime Minister Saad Hariri

27 September 2019
Ambassador of the European Union to Lebanon Ralph Tarraf met with Prime Minister Saad Hariri today, to discuss recent developments in Lebanon and the region. Following an exchange on the political, economic and security developments in recent weeks, Ambassador Tarraf reiterated the European Union's…
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Speech by the HR/VP Federica Mogherini at the launch event of the Alliance for Multilateralism

27 September 2019
Thank you all for being here, for our usual meeting of the Ad Hoc Liaison Committee at the UN General Assembly’s week, taking place here like the Spring meeting does in Brussels. (...) Unless something happens in the next five weeks, which I would of course welcome, this has not happened, but I…
EU in Jordan celebrates European Day of Languages

EU in Jordan celebrates European Day of Languages

26 September 2019
This Saturday 28 September, celebrate linguistic diversity and the role languages play in finding jobs, social cohesion and cultural understanding. Join the EU Delegation to Jordan at the European Day of Languages that will take place at Haya Cultural Center (in Shmeisani, Amman). Fun activities…
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development to boost trade in West Bank and Gaza

European Bank for Reconstruction and Development to boost trade in West Bank and Gaza

26 September 2019
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is helping Palestinian exporters and importers by providing US $2 million in trade financing to Quds Bank under EBRD’s Trade Facilitation Programme (TFP). The financing will help Quds Bank, the third-largest commercial bank in West Bank…
African Union-European Union-United Nations (AU–EU–UN) Tripartite Taskforce

African Union-European Union-United Nations Taskforce met to address migrant and refugee situation in Libya

26 September 2019
The African Union-European Union-United Nations (AU–EU–UN) Tripartite Taskforce on the Situation of Stranded Migrant and Refugees in Libya met yesterday in New York in the margins of the high-level General Debate of the 74th session of the UN General Assembly. The Chairperson of the African Union…
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EU is there with full support to end Syria crisis, Mogherini says at the United Nations General Assembly

26 September 2019
An EU hosted event on the Syria crisis is the first meeting on Syria following the UN announcement of an agreement on the formation of a Constitutional Committee. A political solution under UN auspices is the goal the EU always supported also with the three Brussels Conferences, bringing together…
#EU4Egypt  #WorldCleanUpDay #ClimateDiplomacyWeek #EUBeachCleanUp

Join the EU delegation to Egypt on Friday for the EU Beach Clean Up

26 September 2019
The EU delegation to Egypt will be back to Alexandria on Friday. Join them to celebrate #WorldCleanUpDay during the #ClimateDiplomacyWeek. Join the EU Beach Clean Up with partners in Mandara beach to, hand in hand, keep the beaches clean. Read more Facebook Register now HERE
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The EU delegation to Palestine celebrated the Child's Rights Convention

26 September 2019
The EU delegation to Palestine celebrated with UNICEF and Badu al-Kabneh School the Child's Rights Convention. They all walked together from Ein Samia (spring) to Mughayr village and learned more about children rights and on the history of the area as well. It was a fun day with the children -…