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26/06/15 - Statement by the High Representative/Vice-President Frederica Mogherini on the occasion of the United Nations International Day in Support of Victims of Torture, 26 June 2014

Today, as we celebrate the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture, our thoughts go to all those around the world who have been and continue to be exposed to this horrible practice. The EU will never give up its staunch commitment to the prevention and eradication of torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment, which are unequivocally prohibited under international law.

European Parliament and Pan- African Parliament met in Midrand, South Africa

15/06/15 - European Parliament and Pan- African Parliament met in Midrand, South Africa

The European Parliament and the Pan-African Parliament Inter-Parliamentary meeting was held on May 29 in Midrand, South Africa. The meeting was held in the margins of the Sixth Ordinary Session of the Pan –African Parliament.

Joint Press Release - African Union Support Programme II Steering Committee held its first meeting

22/05/15 - Joint Press Release - African Union Support Programme II Steering Committee held its first meeting

The Steering Committee of the African Union Support Programme II held its first meeting on 22 May 2015. EU is contributing €28.8 Million to the Programme launched in 2014.