On Europe Day this year, for the first time ever, young people from the region, Young European Ambassadors and the EU ambassadors to the Western Balkan countries got together in an online event. The theme of the debate was how young people from the region can connect even better with the European Union, and the participants approached it with passion and enthusiasm.
The EU is reaffirming its solidarity with vulnerable people in countries in the Sahel and Central Africa through a humanitarian budget of €210 million in 2021. The funding will be allocated to humanitarian projects in the following eight countries: Burkina Faso (€24.3 million), Cameroon (€17.5 million), the Central African Republic (€21.5 million), Chad (€35.5 million) Mali (€31.9 million), Mauritania (€10 million), Niger (€32.3 million) and Nigeria (€37 million).
The Cooperation Council between the European Union (EU) and Kazakhstan held its eighteenth meeting on Monday, 10 May 2021 in Brussels.
The European Union (EU) and the Republic of Kazakhstan held a very constructive Cooperation Council with Kazakhstan's Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister, Mukhtar Tileuberdi. The Cooperation Council confirmed the mutual commitment in further strengthening bilateral relations. The EU looked forward to the first official visit of President Tokayev to Brussels when conditions allow.