Team Europe: €34 billion disbursed so far to tackle COVID-19 in partner countries

Since the outbreak of COVID-19 in early 2020, the EU, EU Member States and European financial institutions, as Team Europe, have disbursed €34 ...

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International Day of Democracy: Joint statement by the High Representative/Vice-President Josep Borrell and Vice-President Dubravka Šuica

Whether you care about climate change, jobs, the economy, or racial and social justice, your voice will only be heard an...

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Council gives final go-ahead to seven-year funding for accession countries

Member states today gave the final green light to almost 14.2 billion euro of pre-accession financial assistance for the period 2021–2027 in fa...

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International Day Commemorating the Victims of Acts of Violence based on Religion or Belief: Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the EU

On the International Day Commemorating the Victims of Acts of Violence based on Religion or Belief, the EU stands in sol...

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Europe-wide Day of Remembrance for the victims of all totalitarian and authoritarian regimes: Statement by Vice-President Jourová and Commissioner Reynders

Ahead of the Europe-wide Day of Remembrance for the victims of all totalitarian and authoritarian regimes on 23 August, ...

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Statement by the High Representative/Vice-President Josep Borrell and Commissioner Janez Lenarčič on World Humanitarian Day 2021

Ahead of the World Humanitarian Day 2021, we honour all humanitarian workers who are saving lives and helping the most v...

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International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples: Declaration by High Representative Josep Borrell, on behalf of the European Union, 9 August 2021

On the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples, we celebrate the resilience and resourcefulness of indigen...

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Visa liberalisation: Commission reports on continued fulfilment of requirements by Western Balkans and Eastern Partnership countries

Today, the Commission is presenting its 4th report on the monitoring of the EU visa-free regime with Albania, Bosnia and...

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EU extends the mandates of the EU special representatives in Bosnia and Herzegovina and in Kosovo* for two years

The Council today extended the mandates of the EU special representatives (EUSRs) in Bosnia and Herzegovina and in Kosovo* for two years, respect...

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Day of International Criminal Justice: Declaration by the High Representative Josep Borrell on behalf of the European Union

Every 17th of July we commemorate the historic adoption of the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court (ICC) in...

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