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Africa and the EU
Europe and Africa have close historical, cultural and geographical ties. EU-Africa relations are based on the 2000 Cotonou Agreement with African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) countries, which grew out of the 1975 Lomé Convention.
The European Union and Kenya Held Consultations on their Partnership and Launched the €4.5 billion Joint Cooperation Strategy
EU hosts a regional seminar to raise awareness on falsified medicine. The seminar discussed strengthening capacities of regulators and law enforcement agencies to prevent falsified medicines from entering the supply chain
On 6 November, in the context of the Sierra Leonean President's visit to Brussels, the European Commission and the Government of Sierra Leone launched new projects worth €108 million that aim at supporting macroeconomic stability, government reforms, decentralisation and regional competitiveness in Sierra Leone.
Investigators from the UK and Spain are sharing their experiences with counterparts from Djibouti, Kenya, Somalia and Uganda on how to retrieve and preserve data from the crime scene.
The Government of the Republic of Sierra Leone and the European Union met on October 29, 2018 for the first Sierra Leone-EU Political Dialogue since the new government was formed.
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