Delegation to Nigeria and ECOWAS
15/04/2016 - De-radicalisation Programme Guide launch in Nigeria and Abuja Declaration on the Treatment of Violent Extremist Offenders [343 KB]
European Union and Partners launched the De-radicalisation Programme Guide Nigeria in Abuja Nigeria on April 11 2016. After the launching, a four day an inter agency seminar was also conducted.Read the The Abuja Declaration on the Treatment of Violent Extremist Offenders
This was adopted by the participants at the closing. It is clearly a non-binding Declaration, but it represents an important outcome of the Seminar, both in terms of proposed pathway for extending the scope of Nigeria’s De-radicalisation programme and the increased involvement of, and coordination with, MDAs.
23/03/2016 - Joint statement of the EU Heads of State or Government and the leaders of the EU institutions on the terrorist attacks in Brussels
The European Union mourns the victims of today's terrorist attacks in Brussels. It was an attack on our open democratic
21/03/2016 - Statement by the High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini on the occasion of World Water Day 2016 (22 March 2016)
"1.6 billion people currently live in regions of absolute water scarcity: a figure that will nearly double over the next 10 years. Over 34,000 children under the age of five die each year because of dirty water, inadequate sanitation and poor hygiene. Being able to drink clean, safe water; having access to proper sanitation: these are basic human rights for all, not just for those privileged enough to take them for granted".
Read Statement by EU High Representative/Vice President Federica Mogherini on the occasion of World Water Day 2016
Working together in Nigeria and ECOWAS
The EU using a Conflict Sensitive Approach to Project Development has managed to bring two conflicting Nigerian communities together to discuss a joined action plan. The construction of a road linking the two demonstrates the success of the exercise.
- 27/04/16 - A new integrated EU policy for the Arctic adopted
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 27 April 2016 The High Representative and the European Commission set out an integrated response to the challenges of the Arctic. The High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and the European Commission have today adopted a policy proposal that will guide the...
- 27/04/16 - An Integrated EU policy for the Arctic – Frequently Asked Questions
European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 27 April 2016 The High Representative and the European Commission set out an integrated response to the challenges of the Arctic. 1. What is the Arctic region? While various definitions for the Arctic exist, in the Joint Communication the notion “Arctic region” covers the...
- 27/04/16 - An integrated European Union policy for the Arctic - JOINT COMMUNICATION [353 KB]
JOINT COMMUNICATION TO THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND THE COUNCIL
- 26/04/16 - Joint Statement by HRVP Mogherini, Vice-President Maroš Šefčovič, Commissioner Johannes Hahn and Commissioner Neven Mimica on the 30th anniversary of the Chornobyl disaster