Delegation to South Africa
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
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
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.
Working together 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.
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...
- 30/10/14 - Phone conversations between President Barroso and President Poroshenko
- 30/10/14 - Déclaration du Porte-parole sur la situation politique au Burkina Faso
- 29/10/14 - Statement by the Spokesperson on early local elections in Eastern Ukraine [425 KB]
- 29/10/14 - Statement by the Spokesperson on allegations of corruption involving EULEX Kosovo [467 KB]