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 Medical Corps comprising two European experts and a mobile laboratory provided by the German Federal Foreign Office are being deployed to Kapchorwa district, the epicentre of Uganda’s latest outbreak of Marburg virus disease
The European Commission has defined concrete areas of investments for its External Investment Plan. The new plan will mobilise €44 billion of sustainable investment for Africa and the EU Neighbourhood countries.