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08/09/2017

Presentation of the EIP in New York on 20 September

The External Investment Plan (EIP) – a key element of Europe's effort to mobilise the resources needed to achieve the UN Sustainable Development Goals – will be presented at the event 'The EU External Investment Plan (EIP) - Mobilising EUR...
28/07/2017

Multi-stakeholder seminar on the future of EU-Africa relations

On 23-25 July a three-day seminar brought together the African and European private sector, civil society representatives, think tanks, academics and policy-makers, to discuss the state and future of EU-Africa relations. The gathering was...
25/07/2017

Call for participation for the "4th Africa - Europe Youth Summit" and the...

Do you want to be part of the 4th Africa-Europe Youth Summit and the subsequent EU-AU Youth Plug-In Initiative? We are looking for young people for the Youth Summit and the Youth Plug-In Initiative between the age of 18 and 35 from Africa...
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20/07/2017

Africa-EU Civil Society Forum takes place in Tunis

The Africa-EU Civil Society Forum, a gathering of African and European Civil Society Organizations (CSOs), took place on 11-13 July in Tunis. This Forum, the third of  its kind, was organised in the framework of the Joint Africa-EU...
18/07/2017

AU-EU Agriculture Ministerial Conference focuses on sustainability and youth

Ministers from the African Union and European Union countries have agreed to give new impetus to their joint efforts to improve investment in sustainable food production and job creation in Africa. Meeting in Rome on 2 July 2017 at the AU-...
06/07/2017

Newsletter: Africa-EU Energy Partnership

Please click here for the June 2017 newsletter with many updates on the work of the Africa-EU Energy Partnership (AEEP). Background: Launched in 2007 at the Lisbon Summit, the Africa-EU Energy Partnership is one of the pillars of the Joint...
27/06/2017

JAES Video: Debate on the African Peace Facility at the European Development Days

On June 7, a lab-debate was held during the European Development Days on the successes, challenges and future prospects of the African Peace Facility (APF). Five panelists, representing the European Commission, the European External Action...
26/06/2017

African Peace Facility – Annual Report 2016

This annual report of the African Peace Facility (APF) provides an overview of the main activities, achievements and challenges of the key instrument of the European Union to support the African Union's and African Regional Economic...
16/06/2017

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...