Joint statement on International Children's Day by President Ursula von der Leyen and President Volodymyr Zelenskyy
On the occasion of the International Children's Day on 1 June, President of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, and President of Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelenskyy, met on the sidelines of the Second meeting of the European Political Community, and issued the following joint statement:
Statement by President von der Leyen at the joint press conference with Moldovan President Sandu
It is wonderful to be back in Chișinău. Indeed, Moldova is this week the political heart of Europe. And I think it is natural and self-explaining that the second Summit of the European Political Community takes place in Moldova. Because your country embodies Europe's core values.
Keynote speech by President von der Leyen at the GLOBSEC 2023 Bratislava Forum
The war against Ukraine is a pivotal moment for Europe. And we must meet this moment. It is of course a blatant attack against the principles of the UN Charter. Principles we have collectively signed up to.
Telecom operators in EU and Republic of Moldova agree on lowering roaming tariffs from 1 January 2024
The Commission welcomes the Joint Declaration from EU and Moldovan telecom operators for lower roaming charges. The Declaration, facilitated by the Commission and Moldovan authorities, will bring benefits to citizens and businesses alike in the EU Member States, the European Economic Area (EEA) and
President von der Leyen and High Representative Borrell to participate in European Political Community meeting in Moldova
On Thursday, 1 June, Commission President Ursula von der Leyen will attend the second meeting of the European Political Community, alongside High Representative/Vice-President Josep Borrell, hosted by Maia Sandu, the President of Moldova.
Türkiye : Joint-Statement by High Representative/Vice-President Josep Borrell and Commissioner for Neighbourhood and Enlargement Olivér Várhelyi on the second round of pr
The EU welcomes the holding of the second round of presidential elections in Türkiye on Sunday 28 May with a high rate of participation by the Turkish people exercising their democratic rights to vote. We look forward to the final findings and recommendations of the OSCE/CoE international election
Third Steering Committee of the Multi-agency Donor Coordination Platform for Ukraine focuses on supporting Ukraine to achieve its 2023 priority needs
Yesterday, the Steering Committee of the Multi-agency Donor Coordination Platform for Ukraine met for the third time this year, in a virtual format, to discuss the extensive work of the Platform members to ensure that Ukraine’s urgent priority needs for early recovery this year are met
Commissioner Várhelyi in Kosovo to discuss key reforms and launch EU-Kosovo Programme to strengthen law enforcement
The Commissioner for Neighbourhood and Enlargement, Olivér Várhelyi, will visit Kosovo on 25 May, where he will meet with Kosovo government officials, including President Vjosa Osmani-Sadriu and Prime Minister Albin Kurti as well as opposition leaders and civil society representatives.
Commission pays a further €1.5 billion in macro-financial assistance to Ukraine
The Commission has today made a fourth payment of €1.5 billion under the Macro-financial Assistance (MFA)+ package for Ukraine, worth up to €18 billion. With this instrument, the EU seeks to help Ukraine cover its immediate funding needs, with stable, predictable and sizeable financial support
President von der Leyen at G7 Session II - "Ukraine"
Quotes from President von der Leyen at the second session of the G7 Summit, on Ukraine. We all want an end to this war. The Ukrainians most of all want peace – but a just peace of course. Peace negotiations that equate the aggressor and the victim must be rejected.