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Joint Declaration on the European and World Day against the Death Penalty

09/10/2014 - Joint Declaration on the European and World Day against the Death Penalty

Joint Declaration by the European Union High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and the Secretary General of the Council of Europe on the European and World Day against the Death Penalty, 10 October 2014

8 October 2014, Ernst & Young Strategic Growth Forum Africa, Johannesburg

08/10/2014 - 8 October 2014, Ernst & Young Strategic Growth Forum Africa, Johannesburg

EU Ambassador Roeland van de Geer today participated in the EY Strategic Growth Forum Africa. Issues included EU and US commitment, South Africa's education and skills challenges and changing relationships across the African continent. The discussion was moderated by Mr Jay Nibbe, Global Vice Chair -Tax at Ernst & Young

AWEPA celebrates its 30th anniversary

03/10/2014 - AWEPA celebrates its 30th anniversary

The Pan African Parliament in conjunction with the Association of European Parliamentarians with Africa hosted a high level seminar at the Pan African Parliament in Midrand, south Africa, on 2 - 3 October 2014.  The seminar marked 30 years of AWEPA's existence and 10 years of the PAP's existence.  The objective of the meeting was to frame the "African-European Parliamentary Dialogue on Migration and Development".  The dialogue sought to develop strategies on how to maximize the positive impact of migration on development and focused attention on the role Parliaments could play in the process.

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Working together in South Africa

Helping to improve school infrastructure in South Africa

Helping to improve school infrastructure in South Africa

The project assists the Department of Education to provide school buidings, furniture and fittings, water and sanitation and electricity to under-resourced schools.

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30/10/14 - Singapore: The Commission to Request a Court of Justice Opinion on the trade deal

European Commission Press release Brussels, 30 October 2014 The Commission decided today to request an opinion of the EU Court of Justice on the competence to sign and ratify a trade agreement with Singapore. Commissioner De Gucht said: 'I have been saying for months that we need to clarify the...

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