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25/03/11 - Andris Piebalgs EU Commissioner for Development Speaking points of Commissioner Piebalgs - press point with UN Women Executive Director, Michelle BacheletEnglish (en)

SPEECH/11/217 As I said in many occasions, the more I visit countries, the more I meet people, the more I am convinced that without women's empowerment, there will be no development and exit from poverty....

25/03/11 - The European Union's response to the earthquake and nuclear plant situation in Japan [Update: 25 March]English (en)

MEMO/11/195 Brussels, 25 March 2011 The European Union's response to the earthquake and nuclear plant situation in Japan [Update: 25 March] Since the devastating earthquake which struck Japan on Friday 11 March, the European Union is fully mobilised to ...

25/03/11 - Statement by Commissioner Stefan Füle at the press point with Ms Vlora Citaku, Minister for European Integration of KosovoEnglish (en)

MEMO/11/194 Brussels, 25 March 2011 I am very pleased to welcome today Ms Vlora Citaku, new Minister for European Integration of Kosovo, on her first official visit to Brussels. Our first meeting was very productive and enabled us to confirm where we ...