Check against delivery! Thank you Madam President, Honourable Members, It is really evident that the virus pandemic has been accompanied by an ‘infodemic’, by a pandemic of disinformation. We have witnessed a wave of false and misleading information, and an exponential increase in targeted
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 18/06/2020
Attacks, abductions and killings of civilians by armed groups in northern Nigeria have killed over 160 people including 130 civilians since 28 May. Such heinous acts of terrorism and violence are intolerable. These attacks pose a serious threat to Nigeria’s security and to that of the wider region,
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 16/06/2020
press Category: Council Conclusions Regions: Africa Angola Benin Botswana Burkina Faso Burundi Cabo Verde Cameroon Central African Republic Comoros Congo (Brazzaville) Côte d'Ivoire Djibouti DR Congo (Kinshasa) Equatorial Guinea Eritrea Eswatini Ethiopia Gabon Gambia Ghana Guinea Guinea
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 15/06/2020
The EU and the Organization of African, Caribbean and Pacific Sates (OACPS), formerly named the ACP Group of States, resumed today talks at the highest political level, a first since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, with the objective to advance talks towards the finishing line on the new
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 12/06/2020
The European Union (EU) and the United Nations World Food Program (WFP) have cooperated on three EU Humanitarian Air Bridge (EU HAB) flights destined for Abuja, transporting 52 metric tons of medical equipment and vital health supplies to support the COVID-19 response in Nigeria.
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to NIGERIA - Publication date: 09/06/2020
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 08/06/2020
The coronavirus pandemic affects everyone and every aspect of our lives. But not uniformly. It increases existing inequalities around the world. Those already in vulnerable situations are hit harder, including women and girls.
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to NIGERIA - Publication date: 29/05/2020
The European Union (EU) has commenced the distribution of basic food items to vulnerable households in the Federal Capital Territory, in furtherance of its wider support to Nigeria’s COVID-19 response. A total of 2,157 households whose livelihoods have been most impacted by the crisis are targeted
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to NIGERIA - Publication date: 30/04/2020