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The European Union and the African Union join forces to build disaster resilience in Sub-Saharan Africa

27/04/15 - The European Union and the African Union join forces to build disaster resilience in Sub-Saharan Africa pdf - 64 KB [64 KB]

Brussels, 24 April 2015 - The African Union and the European Union announced a new EUR 80 million initiative with the AU Commission in the lead to drive the implementation of the African Disaster Risk Reduction Strategy with a view to help protect Africans from the threat of natural hazards and climate change.