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17/08/2017

EU-Africa Business Forum 2017: investing in job creation

The EU‐Africa Business Forum (EABF) which took place in Brussels, Belgium on June 7, 2017, made ‘investing in job creation’ the cornerstone of its agenda. The event, organised within the context of the European Development Days,...
17/08/2017

5th Africa-EU Business Forum

A total of 1,180 delegates attended the 5th EU-Africa Business Forum, which marked an important milestone in a long-standing partnership. Like all long-term relationships, the partnership between Africa and the European Union (EU) has...
17/08/2017

4th Africa-EU Summit

The 4th EU-Africa Summit was held in Brussels on 3-4 April 2014, under the theme "Peace, Prosperity and People". It brought together more than 60 EU and African leaders, and a total of 90 delegations, to discuss the future of EU-Africa...
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...