The 5th African Union - European Union (AU-EU) summit will take place on 29-30 November 2017 in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire. The summit will be a key moment and opportunity to strengthen relations in a broad range of areas between the two continents, with a focus on investing in youth. This is the first edition of the summit to be held in Sub-Saharan Africa. It will gather Heads of State and Government from the European Union and Africa.
The Safe Streets Festival promotes mobility and road safety in the transport sector of Liberia. It is organised by the Ministry of Transport with assistance from the European Union and the German Cooperation.
The European Union and the Bureau of National Fisheries (BNF) are looking for original creative voices in Liberia to create stunning short films on Liberian fisheries. We offer a unique opportunity to improve your skills with professional equipment and development workshops, a $500 production budget and the chance to win a $500 prize for the best film!
On the International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists, the European Union commends the work of journalists in uncovering abuses of power, shining a light on corruption and human right violations, and questioning received opinion, often putting themselves at risk of intimidation, violence and death. An independent and free media is the basis of a participatory and pluralist democracy, and a tool to make governments accountable for their actions.
The Organising Committee of the Safe Streets Festival is inviting Liberian SMEs, having their business in the fields of arts & crafts, road safety education, beauty, food and beverages to the Registration Meeting of Vendors concerning the Safe Streets Festival, at the Large Conference Room of the Ministry of Public Works on Friday, the 3rd of November, at 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. This Preliminary Meeting gives you an opportunity to register for the Market Space at the Festival. Participation is free of charge but requires a registration.
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 Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR)" has launched a new call for proposals addressed to the civil society and human rights defenders, working in non-EU countries. The call is composed of five lots corresponding to five key areas of human rights.
The deadline for submitting concept notes is 9 November 2017 at 16:00 (Brussels time).