The 6th EU-Africa Business Forum (EABF) follow-up event took place on the 5th June 2018, during the European Development Days (EDD) in Brussels. Under the theme "Women in Business: the African perspective", this session focused on women entrepreneurs in Africa, and discussed challenges faced and possible solutions, highlighting best practices to be replicated and scaled-up.
In 2017 the overall human rights situation remained positive with a competitive presidential election, the entry into force of the new Criminal Code, the new law on domestic violence and positive developments in some areas such as rights of children and rights to a healthy environment. However, there were also negative trends, notably the proposal by the President of Mongolia to re-introduce the death penalty.
----EUFF organized in collaboration with Directorate of Film Festivals to premier in New Delhi on 18th June ----
-----24 latest European movies from 23 European countries; Festival to traverse through 11 cities in India -----
-----6 European Directors / Actors/ Producers to travel to India for EUFF-----