Delegation of the European Union to Nigeria and ECOWAS

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The recent increase of mass kidnappings and attacks in North West and Central Nigeria causes fear and harms the most vulnerable among the population, children and women. The EU calls for the immediate and unconditional release of all hostages, including the Kagara schoolboys taken more than a week
Around the world, NGOs, civil society and human rights defenders protect and promote human rights, democracy, as well as sustainable and inclusive development every day. They often do this unnoticed, far from the limelight and, at times, at great personal risk. On World NGO Day, we pay tribute to
No woman or girl should suffer from violence. Female genital mutilation (FGM) is a severe violation of human rights and an act of violence against women and girls. It is estimated that more than 200 million women and girls worldwide have suffered from FGM. In Europe, at least 600,000 women and girls
Nigeria has taken delivery of 3.94 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines, the largest consignment yet received under the COVAX global vaccine initiative. This delivery is part of a first wave of arrivals that will continue in the coming months. Nigeria will receive 42 million doses of vaccine under the
The Gender Unit of the Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) has held a two-day exchange visit in Accra for its counterpart from the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) to deliberate on the progress made so far in developing a gender strategy for their respective agencies from 25-26 February 2021. The
Our times are marked by major geopolitical and economic power shifts, with increasingly confrontational and unilateralist relations between major powers. Yet growing global challenges call for more multilateral governance and rules-based international cooperation. The COVID-19 crisis exemplifies the
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International Day Against the Use of Child Soldiers 2021
International Day Against the Use of Child Soldiers 2021
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10th anniversary of the European External Action Service
The EU in a changing world – Staying on course in troubled waters
Three EU High Representatives-Josep Borrell, Federica Mogherini and Javier Solana- came together on 1 December to mark the 10th anniversary of the European External Action Service.
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HR/VP's Vlog | #01 On the partnership between Europe and Africa
Why does Africa matter and why should the EU invest in the EU-Africa partnership?
29/10/2020- HR/VP video blog- We need to strengthen our partnership because our political, economic and security future is at stake when it comes to our relations with Africa, a young and dynamic continent. The EU is still Africa’s first partner in many areas, but we are facing more and more
In a more challenging global environment, the European Union needs to step up its actions to enhance its ability to preserve peace, prevent conflicts, and strengthen international security. By proposing a new European Peace Facility (EPF) the European Union is taking on more responsibility as a
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
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Languages: Français Español Deutsch Italiano Portuguese, International Campaign Description:  In European foreign policy, we are permanently confronted with conflicts in our neighbourhood, growing competition between rival powers, challenges to the multilateral system and our values, disputes over