Speech by Ambassador Wigemark, on behalf of HRVP Mogherini, to BiH students

What we need is to build new spaces for cooperation and coexistence. Spaces where there is no contradiction between ethnic rights for everyone, and civil rights for all. Spaces where all can contribute to the common good. Because the common good can only be built if we all do it together.

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How digital is your country? Europe improves but still needs to close digital gap

The 2017 Digital Economy and Society Index (DESI) shows that the EU is making progress but the gap between top digital players and lower-performi...

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Sakharov Fellowship: Call for applications

The European Parliament's Sakharov Fellowship offers up to 14 human rights defenders selected from non-EU countries the opportunity to follow a two week intensive training in Brussels and the European Inter-University Centre for Human Rights and Democratisation (EIUC) in Venice.

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Commission calls for renewed efforts in implementing solidarity measures under the European Agenda on Migration

Commission is today making a renewed call on Member States to pick up the pace of relocation to alleviate pressure from Italy and Greece, with fe...

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60 years of the Rome Treaties

The Treaties of Rome established a common market where people, goods, services and capital can move freely and created the conditions for prosperity and stability for European citizens.

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“Leading the Western Balkans inside the European Union”: Op-ed article by HRVP Federica Mogherini

The Balkans are part of Europe and have always been: no political boundary can change this geographic, historic and cultural reality. The people ...

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Commission presents White Paper on the future of Europe: Avenues for unity for the EU at 27

The White Paper sets out the main challenges and opportunities for Europe in the coming decade. It presents five scenarios for how the Union could evolve by 2025 depending on how it chooses to respond.

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Ambassador Wigemark welcomes today’s holding of the Council of Ministers’ session

The country's citizens expect more jobs, enhanced economic opportunities and a better future for them and their children. This requires a high le...

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Trade agreements boost EU agri-food sector

Trade agreements have helped to boost EU agricultural exports and have supported jobs in the agri-food sector and other sectors of the economy, according to a new independent study carried out on behalf of the European Commission. Trade agreements with three countries – Mexico, South Korea and Switzerland – were studied in detail.

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European Reference Networks: 900 medical teams to connect across Europe for the benefit of patients

24 thematic ERNs, gathering over 900 highly specialised healthcare units from 26 countries, will begin working together on a wide range of issues...

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