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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...
20/03/2017

Workshop on AU policy on business and human rights set to take place in Addis Ababa

A Draft AU Policy Framework on Business and Human Rights will be discussed in Africa's capital, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on March 21-22, 2017 at the African Union Commission Headquarters. At the event, the Draft Policy will be presented to...
16/03/2017

Logo competition of the Global Monitoring for Environment and Security and Africa (GMES...

The African Union Commission (AUC) has launched a design competition for the logo of the Global Monitoring for Environment and Security and Africa (GMES & Africa).   Until April 7th, 2017, African youth is encouraged to submit...
24/02/2017

European Union supports civil society's voice across Africa

The EU signed six grant contracts for a total amount of € 20 million for projects supporting Civil Society participation in Pan-African issues, in december 2016. The main aim is to support the contribution of civil society organisations (...
24/02/2017

Kick-off of the GMES & Africa Support Programme in Addis Ababa

The kick-off of the Global Monitoring for Environment and Security (GMES) and Africa Support Programme has taken place in Addis Ababa on 13-15 February 2017. The Programme is piloted by the African Union Commission, Department of Human...
22/02/2017

Press release – PanAfGeo - Launch of a training programme on an unprecedented scale for...

“PanAfGeo” for “Pan-African Support to the EuroGeoSurveys-Organisation of African Geological Surveys (EGS-OAGS) Partnership” is a project which supports the training of geoscientific staff from African Geological Surveys through the...