Since 2008, the EU has provided more than €1.2 billion in assistance to Somalia. The EU’s aid focuses on three sectors: state building and securing peace, food security and education. Abdulkadir Muktar, a Somali Security officer, explains why investing in Somali security is a wise choice for European citizens.
The European Union is a world leader in addressing the threat of mines, committing 600 million Euros to support mine action worldwide between 2012 and 2016, notably in Chad, Colombia, Croatia, Iraq, Laos, Lebanon, Libya, Myanmar, Syria and Ukraine.
The European Union, together with partners engaged in Arctic matters (Canada, China, the Kingdom of Denmark, Iceland, Japan, Korea, Norway, the Russian Federation and the United States), last night succeeded in reaching an international agreement to prevent unregulated commercial fishing in the Arctic high seas.
Inspired by European Mobility Week, the European Union in partnership with the Ministry of Transport and the German Cooperation and with the support of Orange, UNIDO and CICA Motors, created an unforgettable experience for Monrovia. For a full day on 25th November 2017 part of Broad Street and surrounding areas were completely closed to motorized transport allowing citizens to experience the city in an entirely different way through a wide range of educational and leisure activities.