EU Relations with Latin America and the Caribbean

Friday, January 18th, 2013


The European Union (EU) released a statement highlighting the relationship between the EU and the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC) in advance of the 7th bi-regional summit. The statement highlighted the strong bond between the two organizations and the history of cooperation on common interests. For the upcoming summit, the EU priorities are largely economic although development issues, particularly targeting poverty and social inequality, are highlighted as well.

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