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Mar 01, 2017, 09:30 ET European Union Takes Center Stage at South by Southwest Interactive Festival

The European Union Delegation to the United States will for the first time be present at South by Southwest (SXSW) with its "EU@SXSW" venue - the...


Oct 14, 2016, 12:51 ET Kids Euro Festival Returns to Washington, DC

Kids Euro Festival, one of the largest performing arts festivals for children in America, returns to the Washington, DC metro area October 26 to...


Sep 14, 2016, 01:22 ET State of the Union Address 2016 - EU Invests in Africa and Neighboring Countries

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker today delivered his 2016 State of the Union address, setting out key priorities for the year...


Apr 29, 2016, 05:11 ET Delivering on Paris, Going Green EU Conference

The Delegation of the European Union to the United States invites you to a flagship climate action event to highlight and promote global clean energy ...


Apr 15, 2016, 01:33 ET European Commission and World Bank Sign Agreement on Catastrophe Risk Insurance for Caribbean and Central American countries

The European Commission and the World Bank signed today a Euro 14 million agreement to be executed by the Multi-Donor Trust Fund (MDTF) to facilitate ...


Nov 20, 2015, 02:53 ET Kids Euro Festival Receives Distinguished Community Service Award from KEEN Greater DC

Kids Euro Festival — the largest children's performing arts festival of its kind in America — has received the 2015 KEEN Greater DC Community Service ...


Nov 18, 2015, 03:46 ET American Film Institute Announces 2015 AFI European Union Film Showcase Lineup

The American Film Institute (AFI) announces today the complete slate of films for the 2015 edition of its AFI European Union Film Showcase, taking...


Oct 23, 2015, 03:25 ET Kids Euro Festival 2015

Kids Euro Festival — the largest children's performing arts festival of its kind in America — returns to the Washington metro area October 24 to...


Oct 21, 2015, 04:27 ET New Erasmus+ Call for Proposals Offers Funding Opportunities for Education Cooperation

The European Commission announced that it will provide 2.2 billion euros in 2016 alone to fund opportunities for young people in Europe and across...


Apr 30, 2015, 06:42 ET Students from Princeton High School Rise to the Euro Challenge

At the final round of this year's Euro Challenge competition, held today at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, five teams emerged as the winners....


Apr 29, 2015, 04:05 ET U.S. High School Students Compete in 2015 Euro Challenge

With the European economy making a comeback, American high school students are recommending how to further enhance growth and job creation in the...


Apr 23, 2015, 08:32 ET Transatlantic Cooperation for Global Security: 4th Annual Symposium on the EU's Common Security and Defense Policy

The Delegation of the European Union to the United States invites you to join a symposium which will bring together senior EU and U.S. military and...


Feb 23, 2015, 10:12 ET EU Announces Encouraging Research Results to Tackle Ebola Disease

Carlos Moedas, European Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation, today welcomed the announcement by researchers working on the EU-funded...


Jan 07, 2015, 05:31 ET Joint Statement by the Ambassadors to the U.S. of the 28 EU Member States and of the EU Delegation

The horrific and cowardly attack on the offices of Charlie Hebdo in Paris today is an attack not only on over twenty innocent civilians, but also on...


Dec 19, 2014, 01:20 ET EU Newsbrief: Ambassador O'Sullivan Highlights EU-U.S. Global Leadership as 2015 Priority

In his holiday message, Ambassador David O'Sullivan, Head of the European Union Delegation to the U.S., says that since his recent arrival, he is...


Dec 03, 2014, 04:46 ET EU Newsbrief: EU-U.S. Energy Council Reaffirms Support for Ukraine

A joint statement issued following the sixth EU-U.S. Energy Council meeting in Brussels today reiterated the resolve of the European Union and the...


Dec 01, 2014, 03:55 ET EU NewsBrief: Donald Tusk Takes Office as President of the European Council

Donald Tusk, the former Prime Minister of Poland, today replaced Herman Van Rompuy as the President of the European Council. "I come here with a...


Nov 25, 2014, 11:43 ET EU Newsbrief: 27th AFI-EU Film Showcase Celebrates First-Class European Cinema

The 2014 AFI-EU Film Showcase opens Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at AFI Silver Theatre in Silver Spring, Maryland. Presented by the American Film...


Nov 18, 2014, 03:31 ET New European Union Ambassador David O'Sullivan Presents His Credentials

Ambassador David O'Sullivan, presented his credentials to President Barack Obama at a White House ceremony today, formally assuming the role of...


Nov 17, 2014, 05:05 ET EU Newsbrief: EU/U.S. Reaffirm Support for Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership during G20 Summit

Following their meeting in the margins of the G20 summit in Brisbane, Australia, U.S. President Barack Obama, European Commission President...


Nov 13, 2014, 04:42 ET Speaking Points by Commissioner Avramopoulos at the Conclusion of the EU-US JHA Ministerial Meeting

Dimitiris Avramopoulos, EU Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship, at the EU-US Justice and Home Affairs Ministerial meeting in...


Oct 24, 2014, 05:05 ET EU Newsbrief: Europe Leads the Way with World's Most Ambitious 2030 Climate Energy Policy

European Union leaders gathering in Brussels yesterday and today agreed on an ambitious framework and targets for the EU's climate and energy policy. ...


Oct 14, 2014, 03:51 ET Kids Euro Festival Brings European Arts And Culture To Washington, D.C. October 24 - November 9, 2014

Kids Euro Festival — the highly popular annual children's performing arts festival— returns to the Washington area October 24 to November 9, with...


Oct 10, 2014, 11:05 ET Commissioner Piebalgs to sign development programmes for Belize, Lesotho, Togo and Zambia

European Commissioner for Development, Andris Piebalgs, will sign today the National Indicative Programmes (NIP) for development cooperation with...


Oct 10, 2014, 07:30 ET EU Announces Further Support for the Development of Afghanistan

The European Commission announced today new development funding of 1.4 billion euros to Afghanistan for the period 2014-2020. The funds will focus on ...