The fifth African Union- European Union (AU-EU) summit will take place on 29-30 November 2017 in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire. 2017 is a defining year for EU-Africa relations, as it has been ten years since the adoption of the joint Africa-EU Strategy.
25 November marks International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, one of the most devastating human rights violations against women and girls around the world. Empowerment of women and girls requires vigorous efforts to bring significant changes in their lives. To this end the
EU Ambassador to Ethiopia, H.E. Ambassador Johan Borgstam, has presented his credentials on 14 November 2017 to the President of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, H.E. Dr. Mulatu Teshome. Discussions focused on political dialogue, development cooperation as well as trade and investment