IP/17/1750  23-06-2017 - Report on the state of EU-Lebanon relations: strengthening our partnership 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 23 June 2017 Over the past 2 years, the EU and Lebanon deepened their partnership. In view of increasing challenges, notably due to the crisis in Syria, the EU stepped up its support to Lebanon, boosting socio-economic development, reinforcing cooperation on security, education, good...
STATEMENT/17/1724  20-06-2017 - Joint Statement on World Refugee Day 2017 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 20 June 2017 On the occasion of World Refugee Day, Frans Timmermans, First Vice President, Federica Mogherini, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the Commission, Johannes Hahn, Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations, Neven Mimica,...
STATEMENT/17/1676  19-06-2017 - Joint Statement on the International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 19 June 2017 On the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict, Federica Mogherini, High Representative/ Vice-President, Johannes Hahn, Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations, Neven Mimica, Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Christos Stylianides, Commissioner for...
IP/17/1621  15-06-2017 - Report on the state of EU-Jordan relations: towards a stronger partnership 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 15 June 2017 Over the past two years the European Union and Jordan deepened their partnership. As the country is faced with increasing challenges, notably due to the crisis in Syria, the EU stepped up its support to Jordan, strengthening diplomatic ties as well...
IP/17/1564  14-06-2017 - EU boosts cooperation with key international partners to support its foreign policy objectives 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 14 June 2017 The European Commission has adopted the Annual Action Programme 2017 (AAP 2017) of the Partnership Instrument, approving 19 new projects totalling more than €87 million.
IP/17/1595  13-06-2017 - Partnership Framework on Migration: Commission reports on results and lessons learnt one year on 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Strasbourg, 13 June 2017 A year into its implementation and ahead of the June European Council, the Commission and the High Representative present today the fourth progress report on the Partnership Framework on Migration.
MEMO/17/1606  13-06-2017 - Partnership Framework on Migration: Commission reports on results and lessons learnt one year on 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 13 June 2017 What has the College adopted today? Today, the Commission and the High Representative/ Vice-President presented the fourth Progress Report on the Partnership Framework with third countries under the European Agenda on Migration, which takes stock of progress achieved since its launch...
STATEMENT/17/1561  08-06-2017 - Joint Statement on the occasion of World Oceans Day 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 8 June 2017 On the occasion of the World Oceans Day (8 June), Federica Mogherini, the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Karmenu Vella; Commissioner for Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, made the following statement: Today we celebrate World...
AGENDA/17/1483  02-06-2017 - Wednesday 7 June: Commission delivers on its commitment to strengthen the defence and security of European citizens 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: The Commission will publish a reflection paper to open a public debate and discuss different visions for Europe's defence and security up to 2025. The reflection paper will be complemented by a proposal to launch a comprehensive and ambitious European Defence Fund to...
IP/17/1554  07-06-2017 - EU presents its strategy for more resilient states and societies around the world 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 7 June 2017 The European Union presented today its new strategy for resilience building, aiming to move from crisis containment to a more structural and long-term approach to global challenges. It puts a particular emphasis on anticipation, prevention and preparedness.