International Women’s Day 2021: COVID-19 pandemic is a major challenge for gender equality

Ahead of International Women's Day, the Commission published its 2021 report on gender equality in the EU, that shows the negative impact of the ...

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Statement by the European Commission ahead of International Women’s Day 2021

“The past year was a difficult one. The COVID-19 pandemic has spared nobody, and was particularly challenging for women around the world. Docto...

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World NGO Day: Statement by High Representative/Vice-President Josep Borrell

Around the world, NGOs, civil society and human rights defenders protect and promote human rights, democracy, as well as sustainable and inclusiv...

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Skills gap growing in EU neighbourhood

The European Training Foundation today launched a new study entitled “Changing skills for a changing world”.

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New EU project to support readiness for vaccination efforts and better health systems in the Western Balkans

The European Union in partnership with the World Health Organisation (WHO) has launched a new regional project worth over €7 million to support...

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International Day against the Use of Child Soldiers: Joint statement by HR/VP Josep Borrell and UN Special Representative of the Secretary-General Virginia Gamba

Despite global commitments and efforts, children around the world continue to suffer from the consequences of conflicts ...

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First nominations to EU Prize for Contemporary Architecture 2022 announced

The European Commission and Fundació Mies van der Rohe have announced the first 449 works competing in the 2022 edition of the EU Mies Award. Th...

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BiH: High Representative Josep Borrell spoke to Presidency Chairman Milorad Dodik

High Representative/Vice-President Josep Borrell held a call with President Milorad Dodik, Chairman of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina o...

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