The EU’s contribution to consolidation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) is based on strong support for political, economic and commercial development in the country under the Cotonou Agreement.
The European Commission is a privileged partner of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Privileged because, historically, the Commission has been responding since 1959 by adapting its aid to the requirements and crises faced by the country. Privileged also because, since then, the Commission is one of the DRC’s main donors, both in terms of development aid and humanitarian aid.
Since the creation of the so-called Schengen Zone travel between EU countries has become much easier. Quality, diversity, and opportunity are among the many benefits of European higher education institutions.