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As European Year for Development kicks off, new figures show increased EU citizens’ support for development

As European Year for Development kicks off, new figures show increased EU citizens’ support for development

| January 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

Today (12 January), EU Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Neven Mimica, presented a new Eurobarometer survey to mark the beginning of the European Year for Development. Figuresshow that the number of people who are in favour of increasing aid has gone up significantly, and Europeans continue to feel very positively about development and co-operation. 67% of […]

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MEPs debate EU summit agreement on climate and energy targets

| November 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

MEPs, at a Conference of Presidents meeting, will debate the results of the 23-24 October EU Summit on climate and energy policies, the economic and employment situation and external relations with outgoing European Council President Herman Van Rompuy and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, on Tuesday (4 November) from 14h. Following statements by European Council […]

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Commissioner Malmström welcomes progress in visa liberalization process with Ukraine

Commissioner Malmström welcomes progress in visa liberalization process with Ukraine

“Ukraine’s path towards visa liberalization is moving ahead. Over the past few months the Ukrainian authorities have made important efforts to put in place the necessary legislative, policy and institutional framework and fulfil the first-phase requirements of our visa dialogue. I can already say that on the basis of our analysis, the legislation passed and […]

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EU to discuss future priorities for development co-operation with Caribbean

EU to discuss future priorities for development co-operation with Caribbean

| September 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Development Commissioner Andris Piebalgs will take part tomorrow (19 September) in a seminar in Guyana to discuss future development co-operation under the 11th European Development Fund (EDF) (which will run from 2014-2020) for the Caribbean region. During the event, which takes place on 19 – 20 September, the Commissioner is expected to confirm that the […]

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