European Council: Security and defence, foreign affairs, climate change, economy, trade and migration.
23 June 2017, Brussels – Focussing on security and defence, foreign affairs, climate change, economy, trade and migration, the European Council also agreed on the need to launch an inclusive and ambitious permanent structured cooperation (PESCO) to strengthen Europe’s security and defence.
14 June 2017, Brussels – The EU’s work with priority countries in Africa is helping save lives, fight traffickers and protect the rights of migrants.
The new European Consensus on Development – EU and Member States sign joint strategy to eradicate poverty
7 June 2017, Brussels – The European Union and its Member States signed today a strategic blueprint, outlining the future of European development policy. This “New European Consensus on Development” represents a new collective vision and plan of action to eradicate poverty and achieve sustainable development.