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30/11/2017

Connected through Technology: AfricaConnect2

Frustrated with long registration processes, students at Kyambogo University in Uganda invented a software to facilitate the process, which eventually led to the creation of start-up company, Zeenode Ltd. What started as a research project...
27/11/2017

6th EU-Africa Business Forum opens in Abidjan today

The 6th EU-Africa Business Forum opens in Abidjan today, Monday 27 November. The opening ceremony, high-level panel discussions and closing ceremony will be livestreamed and you can follow the proceedings here (9h45 and 19h30 GMT+1). Tune...
24/11/2017

The Pan-African Programme

The Pan-African Programme (PanAf) is an ambitious €845-million commitment to continental and inter-regional projects that mutually benefit both Africa and Europe. PanAf was launched in 2014 to lend support to the Joint Africa EU Strategy (...
23/11/2017

4th Meeting of Africa-EU Economic and Social Stakeholders' network

In preparation for the 5th Summit of Heads of State and Government of Africa and the European Union, representatives of European Union and African economic and social stakeholders came together in Abidjan on 16 and 17 November 2017 at a...
20/11/2017

AU-EU Youth Plug-in initiative

Ahead of this year's AU-EU Summit, young people from Europe and Africa are part of the decision-making processes of both continents, realizing the institutions’ efforts to include young voices in development dialogues. In the framework of...
20/11/2017

Students and Alumni Dialogue in Africa

A structured dialogue between students and alumni, including representatives from the Erasmus Mundus Alumni Association, the "Tuning Africa" initiative and the Intra-Africa Mobility programme, took place in Abidjan on 16 and 17 October...
20/11/2017

4th AU-EU High Level Policy Dialogue on Science Technology and Innovation

On 17-18 October 2017, at the 4th AU-EU High Level Policy Dialogue on Science Technology and Innovation meeting, senior officials of the African and European Union took stock of the results of the first year of the partnership on Food,...
08/11/2017

6th EU-Africa Business Forum - Investing in Job Creation for Youth

The 6th EU-Africa Business Forum (EABF) will take place on 27 November 2017 in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire, at the margins of the 5th AU-EU Summit of Heads of State and Government. The Forum will be the business window of the Summit and will...
07/11/2017

AU-EU Summit 2017

The African Union - European Union Summit was held on 29-30 November 2017 in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire. African and European Heads of State and Government gathered for their 5th Summit under the central theme "Investing in youth for a...
06/11/2017

4th Africa-Europe Youth Summit Declaration

During three days of active debates at the 4th Africa-Europe Youth Summit in Abidjan, the participants developed a Declaration to put forward to Heads of State and Government at the 5th AU-EU Summit in November. From 9-11 October, members...