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From 26 February to 23 March 2018 the international community will gather in Geneva at the Human Rights Council (HRC) to discuss the world's most pressing human rights issues. "In a year, where we mark the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the EU reaffirms its
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to the UN in Geneva - Publication date: 23/02/2018
The European Union today re-affirmed its commitment to supporting Nigeria's electoral process with the launch of a programme aimed at promoting transparent, inclusive and credible elections in the country. The programme tagged EU Support to Democratic Governance in Nigeria (EU-SDGN), is a €26
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to NIGERIA - Publication date: 02/02/2018
The European Union supports Nigeria's efforts to fight terrorism and improve security in northern Nigeria, where conflict with Boko Haram has claimed tens of thousands of lives. European Commissioner Karmenu Vella today presented the work of the EU in Nigeria to the Members of the European
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to NIGERIA - Publication date: 18/01/2018
The European Investment Bank (EIB) is happy to announce the launch of its new African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) Internship Programme for young professionals. The objective of this programme is to give talented young individuals from ACP countries, including Nigeria, on-the-job experience and
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to NIGERIA - Publication date: 11/01/2018
The European Union Delegation to Nigeria and ECOWAS, in collaboration with the Embassies of Belgium and the Netherlands marked this year' s International Human Rights Day under the theme "Freedom of Expression" with songs and poetry on the 5th of December.
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.
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 29/11/2017
The essay competition was organised by the European Union Delegation to Nigeria and ECOWAS in collaboration with the Teen Trust Publication (owners of Daily Trust Newspaper) and the Federal Ministry of Education. The Essay Competition was open to students between 13 – 16 years from Nigerian
The Comic Cartoon Competition was organized by the European Union Delegation to Nigeria & ECOWAS and the UN Women Country Office in Nigeria. The Award Ceremony took place in Abuja on 2 November, 2017. Out of the 110 drawings submitted from locations across the country, five winners were selected
€2.7 billion in funding available for education, training, youth and sport projects, more than ever before. Erasmus+ is the European Union programme which supports projects, partnerships, events and mobility in the areas of education, training, youth and sport.
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to NIGERIA - Publication date: 01/11/2017
Mr. Mark Amaza is the Lead Strategist (communication) at Power for All, a global campaign for market development of distributed renewable energy. But that is not his only passion. Mark is in the strategic team of Not-Too-Young-To-Run. It was on that platform that he participated in the recent AU-EU
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to NIGERIA - Publication date: 26/10/2017