IP/16/2259  22-06-2016 - The European Union sets its sights high on ambitions with China 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 22 June 2016 The High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and the European Commission today adopted a Joint Communication, entitled "Elements for a new EU strategy on China", which maps out the European Union's relationship with China for the...
MEMO/16/2258  22-06-2016 - Frequently Asked Questions on the Joint Communication: Elements for a new EU strategy on China 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 22 June 2016 Elements for a new EU strategy on China Why is China important for the EU, and why is the EU important for China? Over the past decade, the rise of China has happened with unprecedented speed and scale.
STATEMENT/16/2243  17-06-2016 - Joint Statement on the International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 19 June 2016 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/16/2074  08-06-2016 - A new strategy to put culture at the heart of EU international relations 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 8 June 2016 The strategy adopted today is in line with the Commission's priority to make the EU a stronger global actor. Culture can play a crucial role in strengthening international partnerships.
IP/16/2008  01-06-2016 - Taking the EU-Myanmar partnership to the next level: an EU strategy in support of Myanmar's reforms 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 1 June 2016 The High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and the European Commission have today adopted a Joint Communication that sets out a vision for ambitious and forward-looking EU engagement with Myanmar as the country's transition enters its next phase.
IP/16/1908  26-05-2016 - Facility for Refugees in Turkey: €47 million to strengthen migration management and to support education of Syrian refugees 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 May 2016 The Commission delivers on its commitment to speed up the implementation of the Facility announcing €20 million to increase the capacity of the Turkish Coast Guard and €27 million to facilitate refugees' access to education.
IP/16/1795  26-05-2016 - 14 new projects approved under the Partnership Instrument to boost the EU's cooperation with partners in Asia and the Americas 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 May 2016 The European Commission has approved 14 new projects under the Partnership Instrument to boost the EU's cooperation with our partner countries. These new projects will underpin the EU's strategic objectives in external relations, boosting our common engagement in priority areas.
MEMO/16/1861  20-05-2016 - The G7 Summit in Japan on 26 and 27 May 2016: the European Union’s role and actions 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 20 May 2016 This year, the G7 summit will take place from 26 to 27 May in Ise-Shima (Japan). The European Union will be represented by the President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, and the President of the European Council, Donald Tusk.
STATEMENT/16/1831  18-05-2016 - Joint statement by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini and Commissioner Johannes Hahn on the latest developments in the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 18 May 2016 The Constitutional Court’s ruling clears the way for Parliament to reconvene and to cancel the 5 June elections, the conditions for which were not there. This is a renewed opportunity for the country to address a number of serious issues at the heart...
AGENDA/16/1632  29-04-2016 - Friday 6 May: President Juncker attends the award of the Charlemagne Prize to Pope Francis 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: On Friday 6 May in the Vatican, Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker will attend the ceremony awarding the Charlemagne Prize to Pope Francis, together with European Parliament President Martin Schulz and European Council President Donald Tusk. The three Presidents will deliver a joint eulogy.