A documentary film focusing on the economic challenges of Plateau state and the efforts to address them is premiering in Abuja on Thursday, February 2, 2016. The film entitled Plateau on the Move is directed by Johannes Preuss (jfp films) and produced by a young, ambitious production team from Plateau state. The film screening at the Jabi Lake Mall at 3.30pm is jointly organized by the European Union, the German Development Agency (GIZ) and the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Abuja.
On 31 January and 1 February, 2017, Tashkent hosted an international conference titled “Social inclusion: new milestones in the socialization of children”. The event was organised by the Sen Yolg'iz Emassan (You Are Not Alone) Foundation and the National Centre for the Social Adaptation of Children. 200 local and international experts, as well as representatives from UNESCO, UNICEF, the UNDP and the EU Delegation to Uzbekistan attended the event.
The second Call for Proposals of the Intra-Africa Academic Mobility Scheme has been launched on 28 January 2017 with a total available budget of EUR 10 million. The deadline for submission of applications is 2 May 2017.
On 31 January and 1 February, 2017, the 5th Regional Round Table Meeting (RTM) for the Central Asia region took place in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, under the European Union (EU) Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear (CBRN) Centres of Excellence Initiative (CoE).