IP/17/4884  23-11-2017 - The European Union's External Investment Plan: green light for the first five investment areas 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 23 November 2017 The European Commission has defined concrete areas of investments for its External Investment Plan. The new plan will mobilise €44 billion of sustainable investment for Africa and the EU Neighbourhood countries.
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/17/3325  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/17/3045  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...
IP/17/1981  17-07-2017 - Report on the state of EU-Egypt relations: engaging on shared priorities 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 17 July 2017 The European Union and Egypt have been moving forward engaging on shared priorities under their Association Agreement. As the country is faced with an increasingly complex economic, social, political and security environment, the EU is firmly committed to continue supportingEgypt in...
IP/17/2007  12-07-2017 - Western Balkans Summit 2017: delivering for the region 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 12 July 2017 The 2017 Western Balkans Summit took place today in Trieste, Italy. Heads of Government, Foreign Ministers, Ministers of Economy and Ministers of Transport of the Western Balkans together with their counterparts from several EU Member States and high-level EU representatives discussed...