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A stronger Europe in the world

Reinforcing our responsible global leadership

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Global action in figures

€300 billion
for Global Gateway until 2027
1.8 billion
COVID-19 vaccine doses sent to 165 countries
€37.8 billion
mobilised for Ukraine by Team Europe

What we are working on

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Food security

Taking steps to ensure that global food security is restored through international cooperation

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Global Gateway

The Commission’s strategy to build connectivity partnerships around the world and boost trade and investment

Timeline

  1. 10 January 2023

    EU and NATO sign a new joint declaration on cooperation

  2. 14 December 2022
  3. 9 December 2022

    The EU and Chile conclude negotiations on the EU-Chile Advanced Framework Agreement

  4. 3 November 2022

    Berlin Process Summit: €1 billion energy support package for the Western Balkans

  5. 19 July 2022

    The European Union starts accession negotiations with Albania and North Macedonia

  6. 30 June 2022

    Conclusion of negotiations of a comprehensive trade agreement between the EU and New Zealand

  7. 23 June 2022

    EU leaders grant candidate status to Ukraine and Moldova. They also recognise the European perspective for Georgia

  8. 23 June 2022

    EU–Western Balkans Leaders Meeting in Brussels

  9. 12 May 2022
  10. 26 November 2021
  11. 12 October 2021
  12. 15 July 2020

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Policy areas

Trade policy

The EU helps businesses make the most of global opportunities to ensure prosperity, fair competitiveness and investment

Documents

16 SEPTEMBER 2021
Joint communication on the Indo-Pacific
English
(928.65 KB - PDF)
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16 JUNE 2021
Joint communication on EU-Russia relations
English
(514.14 KB - PDF)
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17 FEBRUARY 2021
Communication: Strengthening the EU’s contribution to rules-based multilateralism
English
(PDF)
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2 DECEMBER 2020
Joint Communication: A new EU-US agenda for global change
English
(573.56 KB - PDF)
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18 MARCH 2020
Joint Communication: "Eastern Partnership policy beyond 2020: Reinforcing Resilience – an Eastern Partnership that delivers for all"
English
(HTML)
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18 MARCH 2020
Factsheet: The Eastern Partnership beyond 2020: Reinforcing Resilience – an Eastern Partnership that delivers for all
English
(HTML)
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