ℹ️ Earlier this week, over 400 #EUAA staff gathered to openly share their reflections & brainstorm ideas to further strengthen the Agency over the coming years. 📽️ Miss any of our stories? Watch the video to see the highlights of the week to discover more!
It is imperative that we do not let fatigue win, that we continue to support the Ukrainian health system with all our forces, while at the same time leaving no vulnerable people behind in any of the 53 Member States of the European Region. #UnitedActionForBetterHealth #EB152
Ending TB globally is a common goal for @WHO_Europe & India @g20org. Good to explore collaboration opportunities with @IndraManiPR @IndiaUNGeneva. And I look forward to joining the High-Level TB Summit & @StopTB Partnership Coordinating Board in 🇮🇳 in March @LucicaDitiu #EB152
Our 9 packages of sanctions are biting, and a 10th one is on its way. With our partners, we must deny Russia the means to kill Ukrainian civilians and destroy homes and offices. New measures will hit the trade and technology that supports Russia’s war machine.
“The problem is emissions,” said @ClimateEnvoy @JohnKerry at the @ACGlobalEnergy Forum in January. “There is no debate that emissions that come from the way we power our societies and propel our societies, those emissions are damaging.” Watch more: ➡️
📅 MONDAY 🕘 9:00 am ET High-level speakers from the US and Romanian governments discuss efforts to diversify energy sources in the Black Sea region as the war in Ukraine reaches its one-year mark. Register now: 🇺🇸-🇷🇴⤵️
My amazing @AtlanticCouncil colleagues have organized Black Trailblazers in Foreign Policy, a public event with an incredible array of leaders. Join us on Feb 8 at 8am ET to hear from @USAmbUN, @AmbGinaAW, Amb. @ramayade, @CNN's @abbydphillip...↓↓ 1/2
“With Pavel’s victory, the Czech Republic shows that a truth-based campaign against populism can win,” writes @ACEurope’s @PetrVTuma in @ForeignPolicy. “His presidency could mark a shift in Czech politics.” Read more: 🇨🇿⤵️
“Czechs now have three years without major elections, and the president and parliament appear to be aligned on liberal democratic values—presenting a unique opportunity to become a regional anchor,” writes @ACEurope’s @PetrVTuma in @ForeignPolicy. 🇨🇿
Meet E'etmad, an ambitious migrant entrepreneur in 🇪🇬#Egypt, who thanks to an 🇪🇺EU-funded project, can now start her own business. Through training & seed funding, the Masar Egaby project, funded under the #EU Trust Fund for North Africa will support 285 entrepreneurs in Egypt.
“Forcibly displaced #refugees like me know firsthand the problems our communities face and the solutions needed to address them,” writes Sana Ali Mustafa of @AsylumAccess, part of the @refugeeslead coalition that we are proud to support. #RRLI
“Give the Ukrainians the tools to finish the job,” @borisjohnsonuk said on Wednesday at the @AtlanticCouncil. “The faster they win, the greater the savings in treasure and in lives.” Read more about the event: ➡️
Maksym Kolesnikov, a Ukrainian soldier, spent 11 months in Russian captivity. During this time, he turned gray and lost weight. The apple he is holding in the photo is the first fruit he has eaten in almost a year. #RuWarCrimes_UW #ISAREdnannia 📷 Katerina Zolotareva / Facebook
“We managed to reverse the balance of power”: Interview with @leilachaibi MEP Piero Valmassoi (@piero_valma) speaks to Chaibi after the Parliament's #PlatformWorkDirective vote about the platform lobby, what the EP's mandate means, and what happens next.
Moved by this truly historic visit from the 🇪🇺 @EU_Commission to #Kyiv, which has shown our support & solidarity with 🇺🇦 #Ukraine. 🇺🇦has become the place where our values are upheld, where our freedom is defended, and where the future of Europe is written. We #StandWithUkraine!
#ConstanceMarkievicz, a leader in the fight for Ireland’s independence, the first woman elected to Westminster parliament and one of the first females cabinet ministers in Europe was born #OnThisDay in 1868. Read the blog to learn more ➡️
#Iran is using facial recognition systems to punish women who are not wearing hijabs. This is just one example of how it is pioneering the modern surveillance state, explains Mahsa Alimardani of our grantee @article19org:
Countries that have successfully reduced breast cancer mortality rates generally have: ☑️ higher level of universal health coverage (financial protection) ☑️ higher numbers of public cancer centres (availability and quality of care) #WorldCancerDay #UHC
In pan-European efforts to tackle the scourge of #cancer, @WHO_Europe is a trusted partner on multiple fronts - from promoting research leading to effective treatment, to supporting countries with policies aimed at reducing inequities to #CloseTheCareGap. #WorldCancerDay
Every hour in the @WHO_Europe Region, 66 women are diagnosed with #BreastCancer and 18 die from it. My colleague Dr @NinaBerdzuli, a #cancer survivor herself, explains in @bmj_latest how we can do better in early diagnosis and treatment. #WorldCancerDay
The #HPV vaccine has been a true game-changer. Our roadmap to accelerate the elimination of #CervicalCancer urges all countries in the @WHO_Europe Region to make the vaccine available and consign this particular cancer to history! #WorldCancerDay
🇨🇳 China is providing technology that 🇷🇺’s military needs to prosecute the Kremlin’s war in Ukraine despite an international cordon of sanctions and export controls - WSJ. #RussiaUkraineWar #StopRussia
Good idea by @jpanikoff here, former @odni_nic colleague and current @AtlanticCouncil colleague. Commerce could use its own intelligence element, as it is "on the frontlines of vital U.S. national and economic security challenges"
En la reunión del Grupo de Amigos para la Eliminación de la Violencia en contra de Mujeres y Niñas, organizada por @EUatUN, como reunión preparatoria a la 67° Sesión de la Comisión de la Condición Jurídica y Social de la Mujer #CSW67 a realizarse en @ONU_es, destacamos: 👇
📈 | In the last decade, democratic governance has lost ground in favor of autocratic regimes. Donors need to reflect on the role of development aid in the promotion of open, inclusive, & accountable societies, argues Marc De Tollenaere.
We are making Putin pay for his atrocious war. And he will have to pay for the reconstruction of Ukraine. We aim to have the 10th package of sanctions in place by 24 February. — President @vonderleyen in Kyiv this week #StandWithUkraine
🙋🏻🙋🏻♂️When it comes to fighting #cancer, we're all in it together. #DYK that in the 🇪🇺, we systematically look for #chemicals that cause cancer and control their use to protect you? The EU has taken action on these cancer-causing chemicals and the work continues. #WorldCancerDay
#WorldCancerDay - Did you know that ECHA’s work on occupational exposure limits (OELs) contributes to reducing #cancer cases? We provide scientific opinions on cancer-causing #chemicals to support the EU in making workplaces safer. 🔽Take a look at some examples 🔽
All women across the 🇪🇺 must be safe! Our @samiraraf, @karmel80, @BillyKelleherEU & @BarryAndrewsMEP are in Ireland with @PL_2050 to draw lessons on how to improve access to abortion in Poland. News of a raped teenager being refused abortion brings new urgency to change the law
📢There's still time to join us to talk about all things #coasts and #islands at #EAA2023 @archaeologyEAA! We welcome abstracts to Session #164: Coastal Archaeology in Small Islands: Research Perceptions, Biases, Methods and Approaches. Please RT, deadline 9/2/23
Just a reminder - #eaa2023 Call for Papers is still open until Feb 9! Join @CorneliusKalmar, Beverley Butler and me in #Belfast for creative discussions on #fungi entanglements. @archaeologyEAA #session378 #heritagenarratives #rhizome
The deadline (9/2) is approaching but there are still a few days to submit an abstract and take part in the #EAA2023! There are so many great sessions to choose from! Here below two on #archaeology, #museums, and #wellbeing where our project is involved! @archaeologyEAA
Help us share awareness to this important topic, and take part in our discussion-orientated session #467 „Accessing #Diversity in Popular Images of the Past“ at @archaeologyEAA meeting in Belfast! Deadline for the submission on the 9th is drawing near!