European Union Archive

Germany takes over ICPDR Presidency for 2018  from the European Union  

VIENNA, 24 January (UN Information Service) – As Germany takes over the annual Presidency of the International Commission for the Protection of the Danube River (ICPDR) today, incoming President Helge Wendenburg has set three main priorities for his term: promote adaptation to climate change in the Danube River Basin, take the next steps in the

AIRCOP: European Union, Canada, Japan, UN Office on Drugs and Crime, INTERPOL and World Customs Organization partnership to strengthen airport controls against illicit trafficking and terrorism

SAO PAULO/VIENNA, 4 April (UN Information Service) – Airport law enforcement experts from around the world met today in Sao Paulo, Brazil, for a three-day discussion on enhancing detection and interdiction capacity at international airports to counter emerging threats posed by illicit trafficking and suspicious passengers, and to support the fight against transnational organized crime

Test rig for world’s biggest experimental fusion reactor: Service and tailored special steel from ThyssenKrupp Schulte

ThyssenKrupp Schulte is helping drive forward one of the world’s most significant scientific projects: the construction of the world’s biggest experimental nuclear fusion reactor ITER (International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor). The experimental nuclear fusion reactor is a multi-billion euro joint project: Seven members of an international research initiative are directly involved in building the reactor in

The United States and European Union Drop in Science and Innovation Impact while Australia, China, India, France and Great Britain Gain Influence According to Thomson Reuters Forecast

Analysis of G20 nations highlights shifts in emphasis   PHILADELPHIA, April 9, 2014 – The Intellectual Property & Science business of Thomson Reuters, the world leader in providing intelligent information to businesses and professionals, today releasedThe Research and Innovation Performance of the G20, a report that mines scientific research and patent information across the G20

Ireland and the European Union—Shared Determination, Shared Destiny

Christine Lagarde Managing Director, International Monetary Fund Dublin Castle, Dublin, March 8, 2013 As prepared for delivery Good morning. Dia daoibh a chairde! It is a great pleasure to be here—in this proud and remarkable country; in this beautiful, bustling city of culture; in these hallowed halls that have stood witness to the march of history