21 March 1960… in Sharpeville, South Africa police opened fire and killed 69 people at a peaceful demonstration against the apartheid 'pass laws.' This day was recognized to mark the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination.
Tijani Mohammed particularly enjoyed his first harvest in two years after fleeing his village of Kesa Kura, North Nigeria, when it was attacked by Boko Haram. The EU Emergency Trust Fund for African is helping 1,700 displaced farmers to grow their own food in the region.
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The European Union and its Member States have progressively put in place a comprehensive external migration policy and strengthened the work along the Central Mediterranean route. Saving and protecting the lives of migrants and refugees, breaking the business model of smugglers and traffickers and
In a more challenging global environment, the European Union needs to step up its actions to enhance its ability to prevent conflicts, build peace and strengthen international security. By proposing a new European Peace Facility (EPF) the European Union is taking another step towards cementing its
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The Seme-Krake Joint Border Post funded by the EU for the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and the West African Economic and Monetary Union (UEMOA) was handed over to the Governments of Nigeria and Benin on Tuesday, 23 October, 2018. President Muhammadu Buhari and his Benin