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24/05/2017

AUC launches the GMES & Africa Call for Proposals

The AUC launches the Call for Proposals for the implementation of the Global Monitoring for environment and Security (GMES) and Africa Programme. GMES and Africa is a joint AU-EU initiative administered by the AU Commission through the...
24/05/2017

FEMNET pan-African women's conference produces Strategic Roadmap on safeguarding and...

The African Women’s Development and Communication Network (FEMNET), with the support of the EU, convened over 190 African women’s rights organization representatives from 34 African countries in Nairobi, Kenya, for the first and biggest...
18/05/2017

JAES Reference Group on Infrastructure Meeting - "Shaping Cooperation in the run-up...

The Joint Africa-EU Strategy (JAES) Reference Group on Infrastructure (RGI) met in Brussels, Belgium, on 24 and 25 April 2017. In the run-up to the 5th Africa EU Summit in November 2017, the objective of the RGI was to shape the future...
12/05/2017

Friends of Europe study on strategies for a renewed Africa-EU partnership

With the newly adopted Joint Communication on EU-Africa relations, and with the  5th  Africa-EU Summit taking place in November this year, the Think Tank 'Friends of Europe' has published a new report examining the strategies for a renewed...
11/05/2017

EU-Africa Business Forum to take place in Brussels on 7 June 2017

Last chance to register! The EU-Africa Business Forum, which is to take place on 7 June 2017 during the European Development Days (EDDs), will this year have ‘investing in job creation’ as its core theme. The Forum has become a meeting...
11/05/2017

Debate on African Peace and Security at European Development Days: Registration deadline...

On June 7-8 the annual European Development Days will take place in Brussels, bringing together the development community to discuss views and share experiences. As part of this event, on June 7th a Lab-Debate session is organized on the...
10/05/2017

EU presents Communication on enhancing partnership with Africa on peace and security, and...

The European Commission and the High Representative/ Vice-President have presented a Communication that sets out the EU's political priorities and concrete proposals for stepping up the existing fruitful strategic partnership with Africa....
27/04/2017

Advancing Gender Equality and Women empowerment: FEMNET event on 3-5 May

African Women network soon to host a Panafrican 3-day interactive dialogue to advance Gender Equality and Women Empowerment within the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.  The convening of the African Women's...
03/04/2017

PanAfGeo project presented in Brussels on 31st of March

On Friday 31/03/2017 has taken place in Brussels at the DG DEVCO Info Point (41, rue de la Loi, Brussels) a Lunchtime conference to present the PanAfGeo project. This project is aimed at reinforcing the capacity of African geological...
22/03/2017

Kampala to host Pan-African Conference on Freedom of Expression and Access to Information

The Ugandan capital Kampala is to host a Pan-African Conference on Freedom of Expression and Access to Information on March 25-26, to take stock of the state of freedom of expression and access to information in Africa and the achievements...