Water is life. We can survive several days without eating but not without drinking. Water is also the basic ingredient, essential to the production of all kind of food, whether vegetable or animal. This is why the issue of access to fresh water has always been central for humans, and has therefore
Author: Josep Borrell, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy / Vice-President of the European Commission - Publication date: 19/07/2020
Today, Mariya Gabriel, European Commissioner for Innovation, Research, Culture, Education and Youth, and Sarah Agbor, the African Union (AU) Commissioner for Human Resources, Science and Technology, hosted the first ever EU-AU research and innovation ministers' meeting.
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to the African Union - Publication date: 16/07/2020
Inventing another future based on collaboration is inevitable and Youth has a key role to play in this process. The current Covid pandemic makes this collaboration even more imperative, particularly between Africa and Europe. With the next Summit of African and European Heads of States planned
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 06/07/2020
The Council approved conclusions on Africa, restating the paramount importance of a stronger EU-Africa partnership. The conclusions note that Joint Communication Towards a comprehensive strategy with Africa constitutes an excellent basis on which to initiate a new ambitious partnership with Africa.
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 30/06/2020
The European Union (EU) has provided EUR 10 million towards the implementation of the Africa Joint Continental Strategy for COVID-19 Outbreak. The funding is the initial contribution by Team Europe to the continental action against COVID-19.
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to the African Union - Publication date: 29/06/2020
Making sure that a democratic transition succeeds is never easy, even at the best of times. Last year, Sudan embarked on a journey towards democracy, with the country’s youth and women paving the way. They wanted a better future for their country, after many years of dictatorship, abuses,
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 27/06/2020
On Thursday, 28 May, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/ Vice-President of the European Commission Josep Borrell held a phone call with the Commissioner of the African Union Peace and Security Commission Smail Chergui. The High Representative and Commissioner
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 28/05/2020
The African Union Commission (AUC), United Nations (UN) and European Union (EU) have signed a historic USD $40 million regional programme of the Spotlight Initiative to eliminate all forms of violence against women and girls in Africa.
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to the African Union - Publication date: 12/05/2020
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to GUINEA-BISSAU - Publication date: 11/05/2020