EU and Bangladesh hold fourth Diplomatic Consultations

27 Oct: EU and Bangladesh hold fourth Diplomatic Consultations

(Source: EEAS)

The European Union and Bangladesh met for their fourth Diplomatic Consultations on 26 October 2021 in Brussels.

The Consultations were held in a constructive and cordial atmosphere against the backdrop of the 50th anniversary of Bangladesh’s Independence and the birth centenary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman. Both sides welcomed that EU-Bangladesh relations have deepened over more than four decades and thus aimed at broadening the EU-Bangladesh engagement beyond the current priority areas of trade, migration, human rights, Rohingya humanitarian crisis and development cooperation. The EU and Bangladesh agreed to step up cooperation on climate action, digitalisation, …