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09/02/2018

30th AU Summit

The 30th African Union Summit took place from 28 to 29 January in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, bringing together all the Heads of State and Government from the 55 African Union Member States under the theme “Winning the Fight against Corruption...
08/02/2018

Science for the AU-EU Partnership – Report

Over the past three decades, the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre (JRC) has worked with organisations and institutions across Africa on priorities shared by both continents, i.e.: People, Planet, Prosperity and Peace. The "...
06/02/2018

Peace and Security Insights: check out the first issue of the African and Peace Facility...

The African Peace Facility (APF) remains key to manage Africa and EU common security threats. Check out the first issue of the APF newsletter, take part in our survey and find out more about the EU main financial instrument supporting...
29/01/2018

30th AU Summit

The 30th African Union Summit takes place from 28 to 29 January in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. It will bring together all the Heads of State and Government from the 55 African Union Member States under the theme “Winning the Fight against...
21/12/2017

AU-EU Parliamentary Summit

Feeding into the discussion of the 5th AU-EU Summit in Abidjan, the Pan African Parliament (PAP) and the European Parliament (EP) held a Parliamentary Summit in Côte d'Ivoire from 27 to 28 November 2017. African and European...
21/12/2017

Forum on the participation of NGOs in the 61st ordinary session of the African Commission...

The latest edition of the NGO Forum was held in Banjul, The Gambia, from 29-30 October 2017. This year, the Forum covered three main thematic areas namely 1) Status of Human Rights and Democracy in Africa, 2) Special Interest Groups...
08/12/2017

5th AU-EU Summit: Investing in Youth for a Sustainable Future

The 5th African Union - European Union Summit brought together EU and African leaders to define the future direction for cooperation between the two continents. It took place on 29-30 November 2017 in Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire, under the...
07/12/2017

AUC award to Global Monitoring for Environment and Security

The African Union Commission (AUC) officially awarded grants to thirteen successful consortia of institutions that will serve as Regional Implementing Centres for the Global Monitoring for Environment and Security (GMES and Africa) Support...
04/12/2017

6th EU-Africa Business Forum 2017

At the 6th EU-Africa Business Forum (EABF), held in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire on 27 November 2017, business leaders and investors from Africa and Europe confirmed their commitment to sustainable and inclusive development and job-creation...
30/11/2017

1st Africa – Europe Local and Regional Government Forum

On the eve of the 5th AU-EU Summit, 150 African and European leaders of local and regional governments gathered in the first Africa-Europe Local and Regional Government Forum in Abidjan on 27 November 2017 to share their messages and bring...