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#DataProtection – EU and US start discussions for Second Annual Review of #PrivacyShield

#DataProtection – EU and US start discussions for Second Annual Review of #PrivacyShield

| October 18, 2018

Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality Commissioner Věra Jourová is meeting the US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross today (18 October) to launch discussions to review the EU-US Privacy Shield. Representatives of all US government departments in charge of running the Privacy Shield, including the Federal Trade Commission, the Office of the Director of National Intelligence […]

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Foreign Minister Abdrakhmanov leads #Kazakhstan delegation in 73rd #UNGA

Foreign Minister Abdrakhmanov leads #Kazakhstan delegation in 73rd #UNGA

| October 5, 2018

Foreign Minister Kairat Abdrakhmanov (pictured) led the Kazakh delegation in the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York City. Minister Abdrakhmanov met with Secretary General António Guterres last week. The Minister also convened the High Level Event to launch the Code of Conduct to implement the United Nations Global Counter-Terrorism Strategy […]

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Commentary: American rules is indeed #AmericaRules

Commentary: American rules is indeed #AmericaRules

| October 4, 2018

In this world, some people only see what they want to see, and some only stress what they want to stress. They even use their power to force others to accept their point of views, writes China People’s Daily Overseas Edition. The US labels China with “unfair trade”, “intellectual property theft” and other tags, and […]

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European Union and #UnitedNations: A renewed partnership in #Development

European Union and #UnitedNations: A renewed partnership in #Development

| October 2, 2018

The EU and the UN share a strong commitment to support partner countries in implementing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development (2030 Agenda) and its Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), including the Addis Ababa Action Agenda on Financing for Development. The 2030 Agenda is the transformative plan of action for people, planet, prosperity and peace to […]

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EU contributes €70 million to strengthen global partnership against hunger

EU contributes €70 million to strengthen global partnership against hunger

| October 1, 2018

The European Commission and the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) have strengthened their partnership to boost the resilience of millions of people struggling with severe and often prolonged or recurrent food crises around the world. The agreement for €70 million contribution, signed by International Co-operation and Development Commissioner Neven Mimica (pictured) and FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva, on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly in New York, contributes to the Global Network against […]

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#OnePlanetSummit2018 – Europe sustains its leadership on climate action

#OnePlanetSummit2018 – Europe sustains its leadership on climate action

| September 26, 2018

The European Commission is at the One Planet Summit in New York to present to global leaders the progress made on the ambitious initiatives it revealed in Paris last year. Europe is committed to leading the fight against climate change. To underline its leadership, the Commission presented a comprehensive set of 10 transformative initiatives, the […]

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Boosting #Multilateralism: President Juncker and a high-level EU delegation at the 73rd United Nations General Assembly Ministerial week

Boosting #Multilateralism: President Juncker and a high-level EU delegation at the 73rd United Nations General Assembly Ministerial week

| September 25, 2018

Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker is in New York this week for the 73rd United Nations General Assembly, with a high-level delegation from the European Union. EU representatives will host and participate in a large number of events and meet with world leaders, underlining the European Union’s steadfast commitment to a strong and effective United Nations, and building support […]

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