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The EU is the world’s largest development aid donor, providing more than 50% of assistance worldwide. Policies promote good governance plus human and economic development, and tackle universal issues such as hunger and the preservation of natural resources.
A stable Sahel region is a key priority for the European Union. High Representative Federica Mogherini was Thursday in Paris for the launch of the Alliance for the Sahel, a joint initiative of the EU, France and Germany to improve the coordination of development cooperation to the region.
The European Union is a partner of people, not only of governments, and civil society organisations play a fundamental role in shaping the EU Neighbourhood policy.
Open, participatory societies key to strength and stability, Mogherini says at Civil Society Days
Growing together - publication by the EU Delegation to Thailand
High Representative Federica Mogherini today chairs a meeting of EU development ministers, who will also welcome Deputy Secretary General of the United Nations, Amina Mohammed, and are expected to approve the European Consensus on Development.
Press conference by - Antonio TAJANI, EP President - Jean-Claude JUNCKER, President of the EC - Federica MOGHERINI, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the EC