Delegation to the Philippines
28/06/2016 - 35 Filipinos to take their MA and PhD Programmes in EU under the Erasmus+ Programme [17 KB]
In the coming weeks 35 Filipino students will pursue their academic dreams in several countries of the European Union after they won scholarships under the EU's Erasmus+ Programme.
The Erasmus+ Programme will allow them to pursue MA and PhD programmes in different universities across the European continent.
The scholarship is structured to allow students to pursue their studies in more than one country giving them the opportunity to benefit from the academic expertise and culture of more than one university.
Ambassador Jessen discussed with President Duterte the Mindanao peace process, the prospect of a free trade agreement, and bilateral trade. The EU Ambassador also mentioned the Mindanao Collective Trademark System that the EU Ambassador launched 21 June.
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20/06/2016 - EU Ambassador to inaugurate the Mindanao Collective Trademark on 21 June in Davao City [163 KB]
EU Ambassador H.E Franz Jessen will inaugurate the Mindanao Collective Trademark System on 21 June in Park Inn, Davao City.
He will join Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA) Secretary Luwalhati Antonino and business groups in Mindanao in launching the Mindanao Collective Trademark System.
The Mindanao Collective Trademark is a duly registered brand that will represent Mindanao and its products as they compete in the global markets. A trailblazing collective mark in the Philippines, it is a voluntary standard set up by the Mindanao Development Authority as a vehicle for improved quality, marketability and competitiveness of Mindanao's products.
Working together with the Philippines
The European Union is providing continuous support for the overall implementation the Health Sector Reform Agenda of the Government of the Philippines as articulated in the Framework for Universal Health Care (UHC).
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