UN Deputy SG Eliasson visits Brussels

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UN Deputy-Secretary General Jan Eliasson today finishes a two day visit to Brussels where he has had meetings with European officials. Among others Mr Eliasson met with European Commission President José Manuel Barroso.

High Representative of the European Union Baroness Catherine Ashton today hosted a lunch with DSG and EU Commissioners for Environment and Development with Development Ministers of the member states to discuss the Post-2015 development agenda and other crucial issues. Mr Eliasson also participated in the “Third High Level Meeting of the Inter-Regional Dialogue on Democracy” co-organized by José Manuel Barroso, President of the European Commission, Tuesday 28 May.