Speech of Marjaana Sall, Ambassador and Head of European Union Delegation to the Republic of Mauritius on the occasion of the Steering Committee meeting of the "Programme to promote regional maritime security" (MaSe).
Today the second theme of the EU in Afghanistan 2017 anti-corruption campaign ends. The week long focus on "Corruption in the judiciary" has sparked many interesting dialogues with all levels of the Afghan society.
Five concrete actions that the Government should undertake immediately to end the culture of impunity for corruption emerged:
On 25-26, March 2017 over 50 civil society leaders from 29 countries met in
Kampala during the Pan African Conference on Freedom of Expression and
Access to Information in Africa. The conference was organised by the African
Union-European Union (AU-EU) Civil Society Steering Committee on Human
Rights and Democratic Governance and hosted by the Africa Freedom of
Information Centre (AFIC) and the Government of Uganda with support from
the European Union.