Delegation to Kenya
High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy
Federica Mogherini succeeds Catherine Ashton as the European Union's High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice President of the European Commission on 1 November. She is also head of the European External Action Service. ...Read more
23/09/2014 - Note for Kenyan Exporters to the European Union - New trade regime as from 1 October 2014 [4 MB]
From 1 October 2014, Kenyan exports to the European Union will fall under the Generalised System of Preferences (GSP) regime, a preferential market access scheme for developing country exporters granted unilaterally by the EU under certain conditions. The table below gives examples of some of the newly-applicable tariffs. Kenyan exports to the EU will again be granted duty-free, quota-free access to EU markets once the negotiations for an Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) between the EU and the East African Community (EAC) are formally concluded. Table of New Tarriffs [4 MB]
An international meeting was held in Nairobi last Friday (16 May 2014) with participants from across the African continent to discuss ways to step up the fight against the illicit spread and accumulation of small arms and light weapons (SALW). The meeting took place in the context of an international project which is implemented by the Regional Centre on Small Arms in the Great Lakes region and the Horn of Africa (RECSA).......More Information
23/07/2013 - Visit of EU S.R to the Horn of African Region, EEAS M.D for Africa, Deputy D.G Development and Co-operation
Visit of EU Special Representative to the Horn of African Region, EEAS Managing Director for Africa, Deputy Director-General – DG Development and Co-operation and Member of Cabinet of HR Catherine Ashton on 23 July 2013.
31/10/14 - Déclaration du porte-parole sur la démission du Président Blaise Compaoré au Burkina Faso
Nous prenons acte de la démission du Président Blaise Compaoré. Nous appelons tous les acteurs et toutes les forces politiques locales à faire preuve de responsabilité et à respecter les dispositions de la Constitution, notamment en ce qui concerne l'organisation de l'intérim et la tenue d'élections démocratiques, inclusives et transparentes.
- 31/10/14 - Statement by the Spokesperson on the resumption of fighting in Bentiu, in South Sudan [429 KB]
- 31/10/14 - Statement by the Spokesperson on the expiration of the appropriate measures under Article 96 of the Cotonou Agreement concerning Zimbabwe [440 KB]
- 31/10/14 - EU requests WTO consultations with Russia over excessive import duties
- 31/10/14 - Frontex Joint Operation 'Triton' – Concerted Efforts for managing migrator flows in the Central Mediterranean