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EU at the UN

The EU's commitment to effective multilateralism, with the UN at its core, is a central element of its external action. As a UN observer with enhanced status, the EU delegation coordinates with its 28 Member States to speak with one voice. The EU also works closely with the UN secretariat and its agencies, funds & programmes, partnering on a range of global issues and challenges.

Speech by HR/VP Mogherini at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

“None of us – neither our European Union nor the United States – could deal with our common challenges alone and it is a long list of common challenges unfortunately. No super-power could solve the crisis in Syria or in Libya alone.”

--Federica Mogherini

EU priorities at the United Nations and the 71st UN General Assembly

The EU remains committed to strengthening the United Nations and playing an active role at the UN in all areas of relevant activities. The priorities also stress the need for truly global responsibility sharing on migration and refugees; solving crises and sustaining peace; tackling terrorism and violent extremism as some of the key challenges.

HR/VP Mogherini presents EU Global Strategy for Foreign and Security Policy

High Representative Federica Mogherini presented the EU Global Strategy on foreign and security policy to EU leaders, meeting in Brussels.  Entitled, Shared Vision, Common Action: A Stronger Europe, the strategy offers a vision for the EU’s global role in challenging times.

Ambassador João Vale de Almeida

Mr. João Vale de Almeida, Ambassador, Head of the Delegation of the European Union to the United Nations in New York

Ambassador João Vale de Almeida. UN Photo/Eskinder DebebeLearn more about the Ambassador.

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