Building disaster resilience in Sub-Saharan Africa
The African Union and the European Union announced a new € 80 million initiative with the AU Commission in the lead to drive the implementation of the African Disaster Risk Reduction Strategy.
7th EU-African Union College to College meeting
This is the biggest EU-Africa event of the year. Discussions focused on development, migration, peace, security and democracy, and other topics of mutual interest.
At 5pm CET, Dr. Samar, first ever minister for women’s affairs in Afghanistan, looks at lessons from her life’s work in Afghanistan and discusses women’s participation in development.
Bring Back Our Girls!
One year on, Commissioner Mimica underlines that the EU hasn't forgotten the more than 200 girls kidnapped from Chibok by Boko Haram #BringBackOurGirls
Wall of local and regional initiatives
The European Committee of the Regions and European Commission launched the 'Wall of local and regional initiatives', showing EU funded projects for Development and awareness raising during EYD 2015.