The Delegation of the European Union to Nigeria and ECOWAS in collaboration with the Federal Ministry of Education and Daily Trust are organising an Essay Competition on Gender Equality. The competition is part of the European Union Gender Action. The objective of the competition is to stimulate children's awareness of the role of women in society. The competition is open to Nigerian Senior Secondary School Students between the ages of 13-16 residing in Nigeria.
CARICOM Deputy Secretary General Ambassador Manorma Soeknandan paid a courtesy call on EU Ambassador Daniela Tramacere to discuss a review of EU CARICOM cooperation along with other issues such as Climate Change and the plight of both Dominica and Barbuda following the devastation caused by Hurricane Maria and Irma respectively. In this photo Ambassador Soeknandan (second from right)) chats with Ambassador Tramacere (second left) while Silvia Kofler (left) Head of Political and Press and Information at the EU and Luis Maia, Head of Cooperation at the EU look on.