AGENDA/17/3189  11-09-2017 - Our Ocean 2017 Conference: Malta, 5-6 October 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: The European Union will host the fourth edition of Our Ocean conference in Malta, 5 - 6 October 2017. Our Ocean conference aims to inspire joint solutions and ambitious commitments in managing seas and oceans – which cover 75% of our planet.
IP/17/3323  20-09-2017 - JOINT COMMUNIQUE between the United Nations and European Union on the launch of the Spotlight Initiative – to eliminate violence against women and girls 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release women and girls Brussels, 20 September 2017 UNGA72 - New York, 20 September 2017 Today more than ever, when the world is facing countless challenges, we - the United Nations (UN) and the European Union (EU) - want to strengthen and build on our strategic...
IP/17/3306  20-09-2017 - EU and UN team up to eliminate violence against women and girls 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release New York, 20 September 2017 Today at the United Nations General Assembly in New York the European Union and the United Nations launched a EUR 500 million Spotlight Initiative to eliminate all forms of violence against women and girls.
MEMO/17/3222  20-09-2017 - Questions and Answers: EU-UN Spotlight Initiative to eliminate violence against women and girls 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet New York, 20 September 2017 The European Union and the United Nations have launched a new partnership to eliminate all forms of violence against women and girls, backed by an initial dedicated financial envelope of €500 million.
STATEMENT/17/3369  20-09-2017 - JOINT COMMUNIQUE between the United Nations and European Union on the launch of the Spotlight Initiative – to eliminate violence against women and girls 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement women and girls New York, 20 September 2017   Today more than ever, when the world is facing countless challenges, we - the United Nations (UN) and the European Union (EU) - want to strengthen and build on our strategic partnership.
IP/17/3125  07-09-2017 - The European Union steps up its significant support for Chad. 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 7 September 2017 The European Commission announced today that overall EU aid for Chad will amount to EUR 925 million for the period 2017-2021. Neven Mimica, the European Commissioner for international cooperation and development, announced this significant strengthening of European aid for Chad at...
IP/17/2072  20-07-2017 - EU reinforces its strong partnership with Colombia, focussing on rural reforms 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 20 July 2017 Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Neven Mimica, reaffirms the EU's strong and long-standing partnership with Colombia during an official visit to Colombia tomorrow, where he will meet with President Juan Manuel Santos.
IP/17/1645  15-06-2017 - EU announces €143 million support package for the crisis in North East Nigeria 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 15 June 2017 The European Commission has announced a support package of €143 million today for the early recovery and reconstruction needs in Borno State in Nigeria which is suffering from a worsening humanitarian crisis.
IP/17/1622  15-06-2017 - The European Union maintains its commitment to security and resilience in West Africa 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 15 June 2017 One week after presenting its new resilience strategy, the European Commission approves new projects amounting to EUR 88 million, aimed at boosting security and resilience in West Africa.
STATEMENT/17/1570  08-06-2017 - Joint Statement by Neven Mimica, Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development and Alpha Condé, President of Guinea, Chairperson of the African Union and Coordinator of the African Renewable Energy Initiative 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 8 June 2017 Today, we, the leaders representing the European Commission and the African Union commit to continuing our partnership on renewable energy in Africa, in line with the wider efforts to implement the 2030 Agenda on Sustainable Development and the Paris Climate Change Agreement.