In 1948, after the devastating Second World War, which brought painful divisions in Europe and occupation for many European countries, the international community committed to define, promote and protect human rights. The Universal Declaration of Human Rights that we celebrate on 10 December has
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.
The European Commission's online portal "Export Helpdesk" has changed its name to "Trade Helpdesk – your online guide to access Europe's market". The new site has been online since Tuesday, September 26. The new URL is tradehelpdesk.europa.eu
The selection of participants for the 4th Africa-Europe Youth Summit and the subsequent AU-EU Youth Plug-In Initiative is currently ongoing. We have received 7511 eligible applications from more than 80 countries on both continents including diaspora.
The EU and Africa are key partners. Africa and Europe enjoy a long-standing and comprehensive partnership, based in common interests and shared values which has deepened and diversified over decades, as evidenced in the Lomé and Cotonou agreements, and in particular since the adoption of the Joint
The voice of the European Union and its people is heard all around the world. From Asia and the Pacific to Africa, Europe and Central Asia, from the Greater Middle East to the Americas, the European Union’s diplomatic network runs wide and deep to all corners of the globe, making a difference when