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Colombia and Peru fulfil criteria for visa-free access to Schengen area

Colombia and Peru fulfil criteria for visa-free access to Schengen area

| October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Today (29 October) the Commission adopted two reports concluding that Colombia and Peru fulfil the relevant criteria, with a view to the negotiation of visa waiver agreements between each of these countries and the EU. “The significant improvements accomplished by Colombia and Peru in many areas in recent years mean that it is no longer […]

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Commissioner Piebalgs signs development programmes for 21 African, Caribbean and Pacific countries

Commissioner Piebalgs signs development programmes for 21 African, Caribbean and Pacific countries

| September 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Today (2 September), Development Commissioner Andris Piebalgs, and representatives from 21 African, Caribbean and Pacific countries, have co-signed the National Indicative Programmes (NIP) under the 11th European Development Fund for the period 2014-2020 in Apia (Samoa), for a total amount of €339 million. The signing ceremony took place in the margins of the UN Third […]

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