Ursula von der Leyen (@vonderleyen )

Ursula von der Leyen

Bio President of the @EU_Commission. Mother of seven. Brussels-born. European by heart. 🇪🇺
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Twitter Web App : Together with Charles Michel, we have sent today a letter to Member States urging them to support #Lebanon beyond its immediate needs in the current dramatic circumstances, also for its longer term reconstruction. We stand ready to help coordinate EU support.

Twitter Web App : تحدثت مع الرئيس حسان دياب Hassan B. Diab ونقلت له تعازي الاتحاد الأوروبي ودعمه للشعب اللبناني. وستخصص المفوضية الأوروبية أكثر من 33 مليون يورو لتلبية احتياجات الطوارئ الأولية مع النظر في تقديم المزيد من الدعم: europa.eu/!ur46Yu

#لبنان #بيروت

iPhone : My condolences to the families of the victims of the explosions in Beirut. #EU stands by the people of #Beirut in these difficult moments. Our 🇪🇺 Emergency Response Coordination Centre is in contanct with the civil protection authorities of #Lebanon.

iPhone : Europe has lost a great champion of peace.

John Hume dedicated his life to promoting tolerance, civil rights and social justice. His loss is felt by all who share in this struggle, in Northern Ireland, Ireland and across the world.

Rest in peace. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam.

iPhone : I pay tribute to Roma victims of the Holocaust & the generations that succeed them. Anti-gypsyism has no place in Europe.

Prejudice is a disease best fought through education, challenging stereotypes & promoting respect & inclusivity


iPhone : I’m getting ready for family time at home.

✅Bags packed.
✅Summer reading sorted.
✅Coronavirus contact tracing app downloaded again on my new mobile.

It’s important to be vigilant – we all have a role to play in reducing the spread of the virus.

iPhone : Today we took an important step with @Sanofi to secure access to a future coronavirus vaccine for Europeans. More to come. We are in talks with other companies about promising vaccines, based on diverse technologies. A vaccine will be a global good.

Twitter Web App : Our treaties ensure that every person in Europe is free to be who they are, live where they like, love who they want and aim as high as they want.

I will continue to push for a #UnionOfEquality.


iPhone : My priority, together with David Sassoli Sassoli & Chancellor Merkel, is to have the EU’s recovery package #NextGenerationEU & the EU budget adopted asap. To have everything in place by 1.1.2021, theres no time to lose. Future generations depend on us europa.eu/!JQ43RR

Twitter Web App : Good talking to PM of Vietnam Nguyễn Xuân Phúc. Our trade agreement will be effective as of 01/08. That’s great news for our economy which needs every opportunity to restore its strength. Its also a chance for the people of 🇻🇳 to witness positive change & enjoy stronger rights.

iPhone : Very fruitful exchange with the European Parliament’s Anti-Racism and Diversity Intergroup - ARDI. Lots of food for thought for future action against racism and discrimination. Together, we will make sure the EU is truly united in diversity.

Twitter Web App : With the new EU #SecurityUnion Strategy, we are connecting all the dots to build a real security ecosystem.

It focuses on areas where we can support EU countries in fostering security for all those living in Europe.

More: europa.eu/!MQ73PX

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Twitter Media Studio : I thank the European Parliament for voting constructively to make #NextGenerationEU a reality. We share the same goal: save Europeans’ jobs, protect the EU budget, power the #EUGreenDeal and make Europe digital and resilient.
No time to waste. Our citizens expect us to deliver.

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Twitter Media Studio : We all know that Europe is not out of the woods yet. But Europe can see now dawn turning into light.
By standing united - 27 Member States backing the European Commission 🇪🇺 - we raise money on the capital market to fight the worst economic crisis ever together.

#EUCO | #EPlenary

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Twitter Web App : Our values are at the heart of our Union. Protecting our budget & the respect for the rule of law go hand in hand. This is why well look into our 2018 rule of law proposal & work with the co-legislators to ensure that our 2018 proposal is taken forward and is improved. #EPlenary

Twitter Web App : Weil #NextGenerationEU auf der Gemeinschaftsmethode basiert, wird es Wunden heilen & uns zusammenbringen.
Wir legen die Verantwortung für Europas Schicksal & die Zukunftschancen unserer Kinder auf unser aller breite Schultern. Das ist eine Last, die wir gemeinsam mit Stolz tragen

Twitter Web App : La Commission s’est proposée pour faire une proposition européenne. La seule proposition possible pour éviter les réflexes et les erreurs du passé.

Une proposition européenne pour une relance européenne.