Statement by the European Commission on the occasion of International Women’s Day 2019

"Equality is a core value of the European Union, and a principle we will keep fighting for. Equality between women and men is no exception.

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Money laundering and terrorist financing: Council returns draft list of high risk countries to the Commission

The Council unanimously decided to reject a draft list put forward by the Commission of 23 "high-risk third countries" in the area of money laund...

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Call for proposals – pilot VET mobility scheme

The European Commission is launching an exciting new initiative that will enable vocational education and training (VET) colleges in the EU to se...

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Statement by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini on the occasion of the World NGO Day

On World NGO Day, we celebrate the relentless and invaluable role of civil society organisations in protecting and fighting for fundamental human...

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Climate diplomacy: Council adopts conclusions

The Council today adopted conclusions on climate diplomacy. The Council recalls that climate change is a direct and existential threat, which wil...

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