On the occasion of the International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia (17 May), the EU takes the timely opportunity to remind Governments of their obligation to promote the universality of human rights and ensure that everyone, regardless of their gender identity or sexual orientation enjoys these rights without discrimination.
The EU High Representative Federica Mogherini and EU Foreign Ministers met the Chairperson of the Africa Union Commission (AUC) Moussa Faki Mahamat for an exchange of views on the state of the Africa-EU partnership.
The Council underlines the importance of addressing discrimination and inequalities based on indigenous origin or identity of further enhancing opportunities for dialogue with indigenous peoples at all levels of EU cooperation.
Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the European Union on the alignment of certain third countries with Council Decision (CFSP) 2017/607 of 29 March 2017 concerning restrictive measures in view of the situation in Bosnia and Herzegovina
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Malta, George Vella, on behalf of the EU High Representative, together with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Tunisia, Mr. Khemaies Jhinaoui issued a joint statement following the EU-Tunisia Association Council.
Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the European Union on the alignment of certain third countries with Council Decision (CFSP) 2017/445 of 13 March 2017 concerning restrictive measures in respect of actions undermining or threatening the territorial integrity, sovereignty and independence of Ukraine.
The European Union, the United Nations, Germany, Kuwait, Norway, Qatar, and the United Kingdom chaired in Brussels a conference on the Syrian conflict and its impact on the region. The co-chairs adopted a joint declaration.
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