ILA European Union

MARCH 2019

The European Union (EU) on Friday said it would train Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) members on governance to support the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM).
Which will be trained on public policy, governance, and management by the Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies, and the Bangsamoro Leadership and Management Institute,” the EU said in a statement.

Everyday, at least 30,000 people cross the border between the European Union and the United Kingdom to visit, work, study, or run a business.

China’s President Xi Jinping on Tuesday, March 26, attempted to dispel concern about his country’s growing presence in Europe at a meeting with French, German and EU leaders who stressed their desire for a more balanced relationship

APRIL 2019

The European Union (EU) has reaffirmed its readiness to continue support to the Philippines’ justice sector reform as its funded Governance in Justice (GOJUST) programme expires in 2019.


The Philippines on Wednesday raised 1.2 billion euros from its first overseas bond sale for the year, officials said, as the government sought to fund an ongoing infrastructure overhaul and social welfare programs.


  • EU holds second conference on space program in PHThe European Union Delegation to the Philippines is holding a second national conference on its flagship space program Copernicus, whose mapping technology was utilized during Taal Volcano’s recent activity.


THE European Union (EU) is planning to invest in a program to develop green infrastructure in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), known as the ASEAN Catalytic Green Finance Facility (ACGF), committing 50 million euros, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) said.

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has secured €50m ($54.9m) in funding from the European Union (EU) to support the Association of Southeast Asian Nations’ (ASEAN) Catalytic Green Finance Facility (ACGF).

MARCH 2020

The European Union launched a €3.5 million [5.65 billion MMK] regional project to support increased biosecurity in Southeast Asia. The project will help governments to better respond to highly communicable diseases or global biological events, such as pandemics, according to an EU press release.