Une nouvelle Constitution a été promulguée au Tchad. Le processus menant à son adoption n'a pas été mené de façon suffisamment inclusive comme requis par une démarche aussi fondamentale. Toutefois, un appel à la relance du cadre national de dialogue politique, appelé à organiser la concertation au sein de la société tchadienne, a été lancé par le Président Deby lors de sa promulgation.
Op-ed by Chair of the Committee on Foreign Affairs (AFET) of the European Parliament, David McAllister: "The European Parliament is a strong proponent of a deeper and more comprehensive relationship with Southeast Asia. Four years ago the European Parliament and its Foreign Affairs Committee recommended that the European Union’s relationship with Indonesia should be elevated into a true strategic partnership..."
A delegation from the European Parliament will be in Indonesia from 7 to 9 May 2018 to meet Indonesian senior government officials and legislators as well as ASEAN Permanent representatives and its Secretary General. The visit will highlight the strategic nature of the EU-Indonesia and EU-ASEAN relationship.
Op-ed in the Jakarta Globe by Henrik Hololei, Director-General for Mobility and Transport of the European Commission: "For the European Union, a close and deep partnership with member states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations is of high importance. Our relationship is well defined already by the fact that the European Union is the first investor and second-largest trading partner of ASEAN..."
Presentation of the the oldest and rarest manuscripts and editions pertaining to the various spiritual and philosophical traditions in Albania (6th-19th Centuries) from the Central State Archives of Albania.