The Delegation of the European Union to the United States is your source for the latest information on EU affairs and EU-US relations.
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Karmenu Vella, Commissioner for Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries is today in Washington DC at the 2016 Our Ocean Conference.
The conference, hosted by US Secretary of State…
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Let me first of all welcome very warmly my good friend Jens [Stoltenberg, NATO Secretary General] for being here with us. As usual, he joins…
2016 - Sep
The European Union and the government of Afghanistan will co-host the Brussels Conference on Afghanistan on 4-5 October 2016, bringing together more than 70 countries and 20 international organisations and agencies.
2016 - Sep
May is “European Month of Culture,” offering opportunities to experience the rich, diverse and innovative cultures of Europe in and around Washington, DC.
2016 - Apr
At the final round of this year’s Euro Challenge competition, held yesterday at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, five teams emerged as the winners. Students from Montclair High School, NJ, (1st place), Ridgefield High School, CT, (2nd place), Joel Barlow High School, CT (3rd place), Mount Saint Mary Academy, NJ (4th place), and International Academy – Okma Campus, MI, (5th place) beat top teams from 24 other high schools on the final day of intense competition. The Euro Challenge is a unique and exciting educational opportunity for high school students from across the United States to learn about the European Union – the largest economic partner of the U.S. – and the 19 countries that share its single currency, the euro. Participants showcase their specific knowledge of countries in the euro area and make policy recommendations to rein in deficits and debt, reduce unemployment, or solve other challenges confronting these countries.
2016 - Apr