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17 Jul 2017
In 2017, children are still being left behind. Despite of the multiple promises set out during the 2015 United Nations Sustainable Development Plans in 2015, much more work needs to be done on how the international communities and the individual...
25 Oct 2015
According to the European Commission, tackling the challenges faced by the Western Balkans requires a collaborative cross-border approach. This is why President Juncker convened the leaders of the countries concerned and most affected by the...
10 Sep 2015
The Irish Times reports that, according to the latest figures from Unicef, the number of children dying before their fifth birthday has been reduced globally by more than half since 2000. In 1990 about 12.7 million under-fives were dying annually....
23 May 2015
Focus Information Agency reports that Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and his Italian counterpart Matteo Renzi agreed to strengthen the cooperation in the tackling of the migration pressure.  Both the Mediterranean region and the Bulgarian...
11 May 2015
Malta Independent reports that Malta and Romania found common ground on issues that are currently high on the EU’s agenda, when the Romanian Secretary of State for European Affairs met the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for European Affairs....
20 Apr 2015
The European Commission reports that a joint meeting of Foreign and Interior Ministers, chaired by High Representative / Vice-President Federica Mogherini and held in Luxembourg, Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship Commissioner Avramopoulos...
08 Apr 2015
Euractive reports that on Wendsday 8th April in a joint statement, first Vice-President Frans Timmermans, Commissioners Marianne Thyssen, Vĕra Jourová and Corina Creţu stressed that the Roma community, Europe's largest ethnic minority, with an...

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