IP/17/4541  10-11-2017 - The European Union steps up support to independent media in the Western Balkans 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 10 November 2017 At the EU-Western Balkans Media Days that took place on 9 - 10 November in Tirana, Albania, the Commission announced that it will invest in new initiatives to support independent journalism, sustainable media outlets, and boost regional cooperation among public service...
IP/17/4462  10-11-2017 - EU Report: Georgia successfully delivering on its reform commitments 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 10 November 2017 Georgia's implementation of its Association Agenda in 2017, which has been supported by the European Union, confirms the country's commitment to political association and economic integration to the EU.
IP/17/4441  09-11-2017 - EU Facility for Refugees in Turkey: new contracts signed as more and more refugees receive support 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 9 November 2017 The European Commission reported on the impressive progress in the implementation of the EU Facility for Refugees in Turkey, during the 8th meeting of the Steering Committee of the Facility, that took place in Brussels yesterday.
IP/17/4222  30-10-2017 - EU and Egypt cooperation: towards a stronger partnership 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 30 October 2017 The EU adopted a multiannual framework defining the priorities for the financial and technical cooperation with Egypt for the period 2017-2020, with a special focus on youth and women.
IP/17/3483  28-09-2017 - EU kick-starts its new EU External Investment Plan 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 28 September 2017 Following the adoption by the European Parliament and the Council, the European Commission immediately starts the implementation of its ambitious External Investment Plan to boost investments in Africa and the EU Neighbourhood.
MEMO/17/3484  28-09-2017 - Questions and answers about the European External Investment Plan 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 28 September 2017 The EU's ambitious External Investment Plan will support more inclusive and sustainable development in Africa and the European Neighbourhood. It will boost public and private investment and thus address some of the obstacles to growth in our partner countries.
IP/17/3325  19-09-2017 - EU strengthens its Syria crisis response through additional funding to UNICEF 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release New York, 19 September 2017 With an additional €90 millionsupport from the EU Regional Trust Fund in response to the Syrian Crisis, the EU is enabling UNICEF to provide critical services and support to Syrian refugee and host community children and young people in Jordan,...
IP/17/3250  15-09-2017 - European Union bringing communities in Kosovo together in support of cultural heritage protection 
European Commission - Commission - Press release European Brussels, 15 September 2017 The European Union adopted a programme worth €2 million to support confidence building among the ethnic communities in Kosovo through cultural heritage protection.
IP/17/3226  15-09-2017 - Reinvigorating Multilateralism: EU attends 72nd United Nations General Assembly Ministerial week 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 15 September 2017 A high-level delegation of the European Union will attend the ministerial week of the 72nd United Nations General Assembly, starting on 18 September in New York.
IP/17/3045  01-09-2017 - EU-Ukraine Association Agreement fully enters into force 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 1 September 2017 Today, the Association Agreement between the European Union and Ukraine enters fully into force. The Association Agreement, including its Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Area (DCFTA), is the main tool for bringing Ukraine and the EU closer together: it promotes deeper...